(1) Your resume or typewritten outline, describing at least the past five years of your employment history and significant community, professional, or college extracurricular activities. Please include recognitions of achievements you have received (e.g., licenses, publications, and awards). (2) A typewritten essay, not to exceed 750 words, that responds to the following: Discuss two (2) professional career goals, identifying how your professional experiences to date have prepared you for graduate study at Pace University and how the graduate program will assist you in meeting these goals. Describe your plans to alter your professional and/or personal obligations to have the time needed for graduate study, including the required clinical experiences. Identify one issue in the United States health care system and discuss the role of advanced nursing practice in addressing this issue. PMHNP Applicants Only: In addition to the above, please discuss your interest in this NP specialty, as well as the area of psychiatry. Essays should be submitted in Times New Roman, 12-point font size, double spaced, with one-inch margins. Include your name and the title of your essay. Additional information regarding your academic performance or professional experience may also be included as a supplement.