The Vision Statement

A narrative statement indicating where the participant was at the outset of the program and the projected plan for personal and professional growth. A successful Vision Statement should be no less than 1000 words and should not exceed 1500 words in length (excluding bibliography/references). The Vision Statement should adhere to APA formatting guidelines and should be prepared with 12 point type, double-spacing, and 1 inch margins. This document will specifically include:

  • What are my long-term goals and objectives?

  • What personal values and ideals support and serve as the basis for my goals and ongoing decision making?

  • How do the readings thus far relate to those goals and objectives?

  • Specifically, how do my Gregorc style preferences relate to my journey as a doctoral practitioner/scholar?

Please include specific examples from your professional practice.