|Admission essays are a general assessment of yourself and your chosen field/course you take up in the college or university. Admissions essays are used not only to analyze your paths and aims but the evaluator also tries to get an inside look into your personality.
The essay also demonstrates your writing skills as well as your ability to organize your thoughts coherently.
The college admission essay accomplishes three goals: it
1. Conveys a sense of the student’s unique character
All essays regardless of their intended purpose have three basic components: an introduction, a body, and a conclusion. Let’s consider each component separately and in detail so you know how to construct it.
There are two types of admission essays: specific and general
SPECIFIC ADMISSION ESSAYS provide a topic about which to write.
GENERAL ADMISSION ESSAYS gives the writer/student the opportunity to select a topic about which to write.
Just in case you are applying to colleges/universities that feature a general admission essay as a part of their application process, here are a few sample essay topics that may inspire you. This list is by no means exhaustive!