Personal Statement

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Personal Statement Please discuss the following items in the order given. Briefly respond to all areas listed. 1. How was your interest in Pharmacy as a career developed? Since my early schooling days, science and mathematics have always fascinated me given that all components of the world are explained on the basis of these disciplines. In this regard, Pharmacy which is based on Chemistry and Mathematics has interested me a great deal as it has direct impacts on our daily lives. The more I have become familiar with the chemistry and mathematics knowledge involved in pharmacy, the more I have appreciated its significance in improving the lives of people in the community. Out of the many careers that one would opt to pursue, Pharmacy has stood out as the career that will enable me serve the society more directly and have a real impact in the quality of peoples’ lives by touching their health. In addition, I love a career that is challenging and one that I will be involved in even in old age. In this case, Pharmacy offers me this opportunity. My interest in Pharmacy has also developed from my personal health experiences and becoming aware of its expansiveness. Every time I have had to take medicine to cure an illness, I have become more interested to know how drugs are made and how the drug components work in the human body to alleviate pain and restore health. I desire to pursue a career in Pharmacy so as to gain practical experience in these aspects of research. 2. What distinctive aspects of LLU School of Pharmacy are significant to you? Many graduates from LLU School are actively involved in the medical field. The environment surrounding LLU University provides pharmacy students with ample opportunities to serve the co... ... middle of paper ... ... started studying again so that I could prepare for DAT. While I was studying and preparing for it, my financial situation was getting worse and worse because my business became bankrupt. At the same time, my financial situation could not be salvaged easily given that my wife could not work because of her disk surgery. Working full time and studying for the test made me exhausted. I could barely finish prerequisite courses. Besides my business suffering bankruptcy, I was also faced with personal debts that were accumulating by day. Most people though that I could not get out of the predicament but I eventually set up a plan that saw me pay off my personal debts and complete my studies. Now I want to pursue a promising career; one that will offer me a wide range of job opportunities and help me to serve mankind better. I consider Pharmacy my best career choice.

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