Future Goals Research Paper

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Future goals specific to your major:
Often as I set goals I am reminded of various quotes or passages that I have heard. As I have began more seriously setting goals for my future studies and career, a quote from Bob Proctor came to mind. He stated, “set a goal to achieve something that is so big, so exhilarating, that it excites you and scares you at the same time.” I feel this quote expresses my feelings as I go forward pursuing my personal goals in the field of physical therapy. Over the last year as I researched physical therapy programs both nationally and internationally, I realized how much I would enjoy being able to teach physical therapy. I want to select a graduate program where in I will receive training and opportunities to instruct …show more content…

In addition to being one of the top DPT programs in the world, currently boasting a 100% first-time pass rate on the licensure exam, UNLV has many additional opportunities available to their students. One of the opportunities given to their top students is a position as a graduate assistant teaching students and assisting members of the DPT program faculty. Not only would the program at UNLV help me achieve my goal of being financially secure in a more timely manner after graduation, but will also afford me hands-on experiences in presenting and teaching at the collegiate level. Additionally, I am planning on continuing my education after graduation from UNLV by pursuing a post-professional sports clinical residency to become a sports certified specialist. Through dreaming big and setting high personal goals I am captivated by the many possibilities my future holds. I look forward to the day I will be teaching my own class, or working with a diverse population of patients, helping them feel the exhilaration and excitement that accompany the setting, pursuing, and achieving of lofty personal goals. Goals specifically pertaining to physical therapy as well as throughout all aspects of their

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