1. What are your career aspirations and why? Why is now the best time for you to begin the program? Describe your career progress to date and your future â€œshort-termâ€ and â€œlong-termâ€ career goals. How do you anticipate the DSL will assist you in achieving these career goals? What skills do you expect to gain from the DSL and how will they contribute to your professional career?
*Note: Career goals help you to identify and develop skill sets that are relevant and meet or exceed anticipated industry and/or employer expectations.
2. What does biblical “leadership” look like? Choose â€œoneâ€ King from the Christ-Centered Exposition: Exalting Jesus in 1 & 2 Kings text. Which leadership style do you see reflected in the narrative, and why? Did your selected Kingâ€™s leadership reflect Godâ€™s character and/or honor Godâ€™s command, and why?
Integrity is loosely defined as an adherence to moral and ethical principles; soundness of moral character; and honesty. Academic integrity means honesty and responsibility in scholarship. Both are critical attributes that translate into oneâ€™s current and/or future vocation. How will you â€œachieveâ€ and â€œmaintainâ€ Academic Integrity while in the DSL program? What does it look like at the doctoral level? How â€œdo youâ€ or â€œwill youâ€ ensure you adhere to standards of integrity in your chosen vocation?
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