SETTING YOUR EDUCATIONAL GOALS
What will I learn?
- How to think about and decide what you want from your educationHow to research jobs and careers to help you choose your educational pathWhat resources will help you make important decisions about your education
Setting your educational goals involves asking yourself some important questions about your future. What purpose do you want your education to serve? Is it a way to achieve a specific goal – for example, a way to get a better job? Is it an opportunity for personal growth? Or both?
Going through some of the questions below may make it easier to make a decision and help you get a clear idea of the goals you want to reach. Often there are several answers to a question, so making lists can help you organize your thoughts and priorities.