The personal and professional statement of interest should be two to three pages in length and should discuss the following:
•Why do you want to pursue a DBA at this time?
•What do you see as the most significant qualities or experiences that you would bring to the DBA program?
•What are your career aspirations after you receive the doctorate degree?
•How do you believe the DBA will play a role in your career development?
•What obstacles/challenges do you anticipate having to overcome to complete your degree within a reasonable time frame (i.e., 3 years), and what is your plan to address these obstacles/challenges?
•What concrete steps will you will take to restructure your responsibilities to be able to tackle weekend classes and 30 hours of studies weekly?