Proposal Assignment

Planning Proposal for Improving Ashford Student Services

In this class, you will be asked to prepare a final written document in which you apply the knowledge you have gained in this course. The document you prepare will be a proposal addressed to Ashford University that recommends ways the university can improve its services to students. 

This paper should be an objective evaluation of a situation or a problem you or someone you know has experienced here at the university or a suggestion for a change to a university process or a procedure that could improve a service the university provides to its students. You will be required to do some research to complete this paper. You should also incorporate the persuasive techniques you studied in this course.

Your proposal must be properly formatted in APA style and must be 2 to 3 pages in length (2 to 3 pages of text plus a title page and a reference page).

Following are the specific requirements for this assignment:

  1. This assignment should be a planning proposal, as defined in our text. The purpose of the proposal is to provide a solution to a problem or suggestions for improvement of a situation.
  2. Assume that the audience for this proposal will be Ashford University administration.
  3. Your proposal should fulfill the basic persuasive tasks.
  4. Your proposal should employ the persuasive techniques.