IPS Integration Essay

General Instructions: This final essay will synthesize chosen cognates with a view to career application and a Christian worldview. The following parameters are to be followed:

• Essay Form
1. 5 pages
2. Formatting style preferred by your favored cognate department—noted on Cover Page (APA, Turabian, MLA, etc.)
3. Minimum of 6 sources (may include lecture notes, course readings, etc.)
4. Cover Page: Name, Course/Section, Date, Cognates Listing, Paper Title, Chosen Formatting Style, Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of Requirements for INDS 400 Capstone Course
5. Essay form—See the Assignment Instructions folder for a sample IPS Integration Essay.
6. Introduction
7. Body
8. Summary
9. Conclusion

• An integrative device such as an analogy/metaphor must be used within the body of the essay as a vehicle for clarity. (For example, for an essay from a female with Business/Communications cognates, the Proverbs 31 woman could be used.)
• Conclusions must clarify career aspirations/plans/desires which incorporate chosen cognates all of which must also be filtered through a Christian worldview.

3 Cognates are: Business, Criminal Justice, and Social Sciences.

Career goal is an Intelligence Analyst.