As an adult when going through life there are certain skills that can help in everyday situations if gone to college. In college there are important classes taken to advance certain skills. Taking the classes and mastering the abilities while in college can help change lives greatly for future needs. Taking a business class can help when finding a job for oneself; while, taking a budgeting class can assist when trying to manage money whether it be for bills or self spending. Another major class taken would be speech which helps with communicating or interacting with others.
In Charles Murray’s article, “Are Too Many People Going to College?”. he seeks to enlighten younger generations and administrators on a socially unacceptable future- not attending higher schooling after high school. He establishes insight through use of examples and statistics throughout his writing. However, he tends to repeatedly violates literary maxims that lead to his writing getting distracted from the main point or leading the reader to become confused by his use of terms. Through his many successes and obstacles, he still manages to create a new perspective on not going to college, making it just as wise of a decision as going to college depending on the career path and scholarly education a student accumulated in prior schooling.
I could have thought only about it being chances for me to write an interesting college essay. To close my mind would have hindered me from the change and inspiration from the trip. I probably didn’t change the world, but the seeing more of the world has changed me. I hope that I can continue to learn from unexpected experiences as well as my education, and I believe SPU might be the place. To be good and industrious in anything I do;
In addition, People goes to college for many different reasons. The most important reason why I am going to college is to gain more knowledge and learn more skills exploring Variety of different things. General knowledge and skills are essential because most jobs require people to educated and possess excellence job- orientated skills such as public speaking, and critically thinking. Andrew Abbott made a great point in his speech “The Aims of Education Address’’ on September 26, 2002, that although we will forget certain knowledge they learned in college, they will retain cognitive skills. So therefore, a person should go to college to gain these cognitive skills in order find a job in the future.
It’s hard to even think about that seeing as not going to college is often seen as lazy and irresponsible, but should it be seen that way? Is college really worth it? A college education can be very valuable and useful, I will not even try to deny that, but a lot of jobs don’t require a college education. For example, I have heard a lot of my friends saying that they want to become photographers. They say that they are going to go to go to college to get a degree in visual arts and then pursue their dreams.
“Is College the best option why or why not discusses the controversial issue of whether college is important or not. On one hand, while some argue that college is very important. Stephanie Owens and Isabel Sawhill writers of article “Should Everyone Go to College” asserts that we may be doing a disservice by telling all young people that college is the best option. Owens feels that college may be of service to some people, but not the best option for everyone. In my opinion, the author is stating that all the statistics should be laid out for the student and left up to them to decide if they are interested in pursuing college.
How English 095 Changed My Life Some college classes can be boring for students, but some students might get lucky and have a class that is life changing. During the spring 2016 semester at Wilmington University, I took a class that was life changing and it made me think about what I wanted to do with my future. I took English 095 as a requirement for my communications degree. As I sit back and reflect on my experience in English 095, I am grinning just thinking about how the class has made me think about my future careers. English 095 made me realize that I enjoy English, and I want to maybe teach English someday.
The Sociological Imagination gives us the ability to know our past relates to other people and the history and social structure Everyone today is facing some kind of issue that can be a micro that is only a personal issue however; it can also be a macro that is a problem to the public. In my case the issue is being able to go to college and pay for every class that I need to accomplish my goals, which is all very important to me. Deciding to go to a community college gives me more of the chance to pay for schooling and not have any debt as a young college student. As a young college student having some type of exchange and communication with others is valuable to have and that is where my family comes in. Family is very important to me to have at this particular time.
It only heightened my views and put my beliefs into simple words. The lessons and rules-to-live-by in this novel of anecdotes range from quotes about ourselves to quotes on how we should act with others. This book really makes you question yourself and if you are living your life to your fullest potential. My childhood dream was to go to college to become someone important, so far I seem to be achieving it. This entire novel can be applied to anyone’s life.
At the beginning of this project, I didn’t completely understand what I hoped to accomplish. There were numerous topics to choose from, but none sparked an interest in me. Then I remembered how I read this article in Consumer Reports during the summer that was about college debt and how it has affected so many people. I concluded that possibly I can help high schoolers before they were in college about the potential costs and what they can do to make college a worthwhile experience. And so, I began with one main question.