Part 6: finalizing the plan
To begin, review the standards of practice related to your chosen specialty. This will help you understand the formal standards that govern your specialty and ensure that your plan includes any steps necessary to excel within your chosen field.
Next, download the Nursing Specialty Comparison Matrix and compare at least two nursing specialties that include your selected specialization and second-preferred specialization. This will help you understand the similarities and differences between these specialties and make an informed decision about your career path.
Write a 2- to 3-paragraph justification statement identifying your reasons for choosing your MSN specialization. Incorporate feedback you received from colleagues in this Module’s Discussion forum. This will help you articulate your reasons for choosing your specialization and ensure that your plan aligns with your career goals.
Identify the professional organization related to your chosen specialization for this Assignment, and explain how you can become an active member of this organization. This will help you connect with other professionals in your field, stay up-to-date on the latest developments, and access resources that can support your career growth.
Finally, ensure that your final version of the Academic Success and Professional Development Plan includes all components as presented in the Academic Success and Professional Development Plan template. This will help you stay organized and focused as you work towards achieving your career goals.