Here are the schools in which I may apply to in the future and their requirements for a personal statement:
1. LIU/CW Post – M.S. in Environmental Sustainability
Requirements: Submit a statement of approximately 500-1,000 words describing your reason for pursuing graduate study at LIU, your personal and academic background, relevant experience, and your professional goals.
2. SUNY ESF (Environmental Science & Forestry) – M.S. in Environmental Communication and Participatory Processes
Requirements: A statement of academic and professional goals. (Yes, I know, very broad)
3. Arizona State University – M.S. in Sustainability
Requirements: In no more than 600 words, applicants must explain the goals they intend to achieve through their program of study at the School of Sustainability. Applicants should describe how their background will contribute to their program and how completion of their degree will support their long-term career goals. Finally, applicants should elaborate on key research questions they wish to address or problems they wish to solve in their program of study and identify potential faculty advisors.