Clark Atlanta University Personal Statement

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After carefully researching your institution I feel that Clark Atlanta University is where I can begin to reach my maximum potential. I feel that with an enrollment of over 5,000 students, Clark Atlanta University can offer me an environment not only conducive to personal enrichment but one that will also provide an exceptional landscape for academic excellence. The prestigious School of Arts and Sciences that helped to award more than 900 degrees in the year of 2006-07, is where I plan to major in chemistry and follow my dreams in the field of medicine. I would be humbled and honored if the department of admissions would approve my application for enrollment, as well as accept my invitation to aide me in realizing my dream and defining my future.…show more content…
My hardships in life are what encourage me to persevere and pursue my life’s goals. The thought of not realizing my God given purpose in life, not attaining the success and advancement I know that I am more than capable of achieving is what inspired me to fight to overcome the depression and fear that was determined to try to overwhelm me and steal my future away. I believe that everything happens for a reason; I now understand that my experiences have developed my character so that I am able to be confident, fearless and determined when overcoming adversity and pursuing greatness. I will be a woman of distinction who remains steadfast on achieving her goals and continually striving to be the best “me” I can be. Whether you believe in God, Muhammad, Buddha or Jehovah, I now know that I have never been given more than I could bear because "The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt."-Max
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