Educational Goals And Career Goals Essay

1047 Words Nov 30th, 2015 5 Pages
People have different reasons for continuing their education. My primary reason for continuing my education is I want to learn new things and keep abreast to changes. Another big concern of mine is that new ideas and solutions to problems are discovered every day through technology. Being that I am closing in on 50 in a couple years, the things I have learned have become out dated. So in order to be successful at anything people have to stay abreast of the things going on around them. Before I returned to school I felt like I was not keeping up with the things that were changing around me in the work place and academia.
Educational Goals and Career Goals

Setting goals are the most important thing that a person can do. I really feel like without a road map or GPS a person cannot reach a destination. Educational goals and Career goals are the same way. The GPS in educational goals are the syllabus and the course curriculum. Me as a student must navigate my way thru the classes to achieve academic success by passing the classes in a satisfactory manner. Career goals are the same way as an employee I must navigate my way thru the job requirements to satisfy my employer. I can be promoted and make more money to pay bills and support my family. So my educational goal is to maintain a 3.0 G.P.A. My career goal is to finish all my Defense Acquisition Courses (DAU) to obtain my warrant so I can advance to a GS-11.
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