Write a three-page essay that identifies your goals.


Write a three-page essay that identifies your goals. Use the following timeframes as a guide, or identify your own timeline if already established. 

  • Short-term: 6 months–2 years 
  • Mid-range: 3–5 years 
  • Long-term: 5–8 years 

Your essay, at a minimum, should address the issues below. 

  • Include all four types of goals presented in the lesson. 
  • Identify the personal skills you will need to attain your goals. 
  • Briefly discuss your action plan for meeting them. 
  • Discuss the value or impact that meeting the goals will have on your life and on your contribution to the healthcare profession. 

Your essay should be a minimum of three pages in length, not including the title or reference pages. 

You must use at least three outside sources, including the textbook. All sources used must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations. All references and citations must be in APA style.