Admission Letter / December 5, 2018 / Tami Silva
One of the ways in which you can attract the attention of the admissions board is through opening your statement with an interesting hook that will attract the reader s attention. For example you may have been asked to write a personal statement that outlines how you are a good communicator. If you introduce the topic with a statement such as "When it comes to strong communication I have a secret skill. I have a special ability that not many people have is rarely recognized but is always appreciated..." This is much more effective than "I am a good communicator because of the following..." and will make the reader want to read on.
Create an outline for your admissions letter using the basics of writing an essay. You ll need an introduction a body and a conclusion for the letter. Open the admissions letter with something interesting such as a quote intriguing fact or question. If you can engage your reader immediately he or she will want to continue reading. The body of your college admissions letter will cover the most important parts of the letter showing your uniqueness as an applicant and answering questions. This part will require careful planning. Finally the conclusion will bring your admissions letter to a logical close.
Preparing carefully for the GRE (Graduate Record Exam) is another part to be focused. Studying and taking practice tests can help a lot. A good score in this exam will demonstrate your strong analytic quantitative and verbal abilities. This may include the subject exam in psychology. Although many schools do not ask for psychology exam test but many schools do so doing it and doing well can help. Application must be prepared carefully specifically with concern to written statements of your research interests. If you have planned for admission in graduate school of psychology make sure you show your writing skills well. It is essential for your application to pass as poor writing will drop your chances of being admitted.