Kaplan Re-Entry Essay Kaplan University Pablo E. Leal Academic Re-Entry Advisor Adiel Gouldson Kaplan Re-Entry 2 For me, education is paramount. It is my source of survival. Education is very important you need education to get a better job, or even to open your own company. Kaplan University is a way for me to support my family and reach my goals by obtaining a Master’s Degree in Management. It is important for me to return to Kaplan because I know that this is the school that will help me propel myself into my next level in order to organize my life. I am a single mother of two extraordinary young boys.
I love my boys and I want lead them by example. They need to know the importance of a college education, which I can provide for them if I myself am stable and in a good job. I am currently underemployed and barely able to survive because of my lack of skill and a master’s degree will show the skill that I need in order to obtain and maintain substantial gainful employment to support my boys and lead them into educational endeavors to better their lives. I left Kaplan because I had a painful and debilitating high risk pregnancy which left me bedridden with pre-eclampsia at risk for a stroke.
Due to the fact that I couldn’t work I was unable to purchase the equipment a 4G computer with a cd rom in order to complete the visual basic programming. At this point I was going through a tumultuous time in my personal life. I now have a 4G computer with a cd rom and after further research, I would like to enter the Masters of IT School with a specialization in Information Security and Assurance. This is an important field with the increase of identity and intellectual property theft. I believe that I can add to the industry with the proper education.
I would like to return to Kaplan now that I have had my baby and really earn my diploma which I know that I can do. I plan on having a daily regimen for Kaplan and completing my homework assignments on time while keeping an open line of communication with all faculty and staff to be successful. I realize what hard work and determination can produce and I am stronger than ever with a resolve to complete the task at hand against all odds. If extended a second opportunity, I will be successful and prove myself for you and for my sons.