Both DACA and dual enrollment issues affect the mission and completion agenda of community colleges. It is vital that higher education leaders have plans that support the increasing demands of dual enrollment while fighting for human rights for DACA students. While dual enrollment is an opportunity for poor students to close the achievement gaps that have plagued higher education; DACA issues redefine the mission of the community college to include Dreamers. Higher education leaders must be on the frontline of these conversations and policies while providing professional development and incentives to equip its instructors with the tools to manage high school students who make their way into college classrooms. Change is upon community colleges and leaders must rightly respond to the political climate that affect their
Consequently, once finished with college, graduates are going to pay the education for the next college students, and so forth. In order to solve the problem of high tuition, opponents of the abolishement of tuition for students tried to devise other solutions. Some colleges started offering
In recent discussions of unemployment, a controversial issue has been whether a college education is worth the oppressive debt that colleges thrust upon their students. From this perspective, obtaining a preeminent education is not valued above the threat of student loans that constantly loom over the possessor. On the other hand, however, others argue that a college education constructs the building blocks for undergraduates to pursue more than just a job or career. In the words of one of this view’s main proponents, “Post secondary education should help students to discover what they love to do, to get better at it, and to develop that ability to continue learning so that they become agents of change- not victims of it,” (Roth). According to this view, secondary education develops a student’s ability to rise above change and are not lost to its enormous list of victims.
Options such as FASFA, scholarships, and grants would allow students to pay for college without going completely into debt. College tuition constantly growing is one of the major problems that is dealt with in higher education today. The steadily increasing price of college tuition can be dealt with by escalating taxes, completing prerequisites at a junior college, and applying for various forms of financial assistance opportunities, like FASFA, scholarships, and grants. If these methods were implemented, many college students would be prevented from drowning themselves into
He praises the students decision on attending college and truly believes it will benefit them. He explains how all students are required to take General Education classes, and that students should take advantage of the opportunities and information available. Bosworth advises to explore and be adventurous of the world seeing what it has to offer and everything a person can learn. He explains receiving a degree is not the end of learning, but only the beginning. Using what is learned to grasp further skills will push the millennial generation very far in life.
(Counterclaim) Some feel Athletes are already paid through scholarships and should be going to college primarily for an education. (Bridge) However, the athletes are there to get an education as well as participate in the sport they love. (claim) College athletes should be paid to allow them to cover their expenses not covered by scholarships so they can complete their education. II. Athletes are already paid through scholarships and should be going to college primarily for an education.
First, it means that students might need to take student loan to pay for the high tuition. Second, students might need to spend more time on working instead of studying. Third, students might decide to opt out because they cannot afford the high cost for a degree. These circumstances are all possible if the college tuition increase in CSU and UC, and I can be in either one of the situation. Therefore, the increase of college tuition is relevant to me.
I’ve applied to several different colleges which all seem to be good places where I can achieve my personal goals. The colleges that you choose to apply to should correspond to your deep personal goals which would lead to a more fulfilling college experience. By going to college I hope to gain the skills that I need to lead a successful and productive life,to become well-educated in my path of studies ,to expand my knowledge of the world, to expand my comfort zone, and to become more proactive. Ultimately, college should be a time of internal exploration and be a life changing
You came to college to learn about the world and to engage with new ideas and to discover the things you 're passionate about -- and maybe have a little fun’” (Procon.org). Learning and engaging in everything is a skill everyone should have, so as he suggested, one should attend college to be able to do that. Additionally, education helps people develop intellectual skill and become responsible (Pew Social and Demographic Trends). Thus said, being educated and smart is something everyone can do and college helps with that. Likewise, college can encourage someone to become educated and happier.
Being an active member of the community that surround us is a priority in today’s society. Therefore, having the opportunity to assist seminars, partake in internships, study abroad or simply engage myself in activities where I will be able to discuss current issues and network with the leaders of today and tomorrow, is definitely one of those experiences that I’m looking forward the most. In addition, I believe that being part of such a diverse program and university will offered me the necessary tools to emerge as a more understanding, caring and accepting human being. I believe that The Honors College will be able to continuously feed my intellectual curiosity and my desire to become a better global citizen. I look forward to the challenges and opportunities that studying in your university may present, and will definitely value the opportunity of adding a bit of myself to your institution while hopefully being able to conquer new obstacles through my
I would like to become a part of Wake Tech 's Student Ambassador. Becoming a Student Ambassador will provide me with ample amount of opportunities. These opportunities include, development in leadership skills, meeting and developing relationships with school administrators, resume enhancement, and providing and contributing service to the college and the community. In addition, becoming a Student Ambassador will help me explore and discover new skills that are vital for my future career. Leadership is one of my weaknesses.