Personal Statement: A Career As A Career In Nursing

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I am Uniqua Parham and I am an enthusiastic person that is very interested in working in the healthcare industry. I am currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in health science with a pre-physical therapy tract. I am currently in my final full time semester and this summer I will be taking my final course for my degree. I chose to become a physical therapist because I have wanted to work in healthcare for a long time, but I found out as a teenager that I am squeamish with other people’s blood. As a result, I chose a career path where I could still work in healthcare but deal with as little blood as possible. I chose to interview Mrs. Mary, Mrs. Jen, and Ms. Katonda because they all have experience with working in the hospital and that is the setting that I am looking to work in. I have also thought about becoming a college educator for physical therapy students and Mrs. Jen and Mrs. Mary are currently working as nursing lab staff, but they also work with the physical therapy staff throughout the semester. Mrs. Mary Moore works for the Cleveland State University school of nursing as part of the lab staff. There are no products in this field. The position…show more content…
The job outlook is also greater for me if I become as physical therapist as well at 34% versus 13% for a post-secondary educator. While becoming a post-secondary educator for physical therapy students seems like a great idea, I like that physical therapist are actually working with their patients more so than I like the idea of teaching. I feel based on this information that I will definitely go the route of becoming a licensed physical therapist and maybe become an educator as I get closer to retirement. I also really want to experience working at a hospital before I become a

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