3. Summarize your resume and transcripts _ Many applicants try to summarize their professional resume and academic transcripts in the personal statement. All of this information is requested in the application itself and the reviewers will see it. Personal statements are too short to waste space explaining that you got straight A's your senior year. Instead, describe the experiences and achievements that are relevant to your development as a potential professional in your chosen field
Once you have produced an essay by going through the steps enumerated above, you can improve it further by going through this last section for added measure. These will help you check for final errors.