Why I Should Be Allowed In College Essay

842 Words4 Pages
Why I chose an apprenticeship over university...

Like most college students I had no idea what I wanted to do after I had finished Studying for my A-levels. It seemed like my only option was to go to university, this certainly seemed to be the norm with my peers. So I applied for English Literature and Law Programmes and successfully got conditional offers for both. I then started an LLB Law course at the University of Sunderland in September. I still had no idea which field I wanted to go into after my first year and the enormous work load left me feeling thoroughly distressed. I had already acquired a £14,000 in student loans at this point with no clear career prospects. I therefore decided to take a gap year travelling and doing voluntary work whilst I reviewed options; one option which appealed to me was an apprenticeship.

My Apprenticeship Experience

I found out about the Business Admin Apprenticeship I’m currently doing whilst attending an event
…show more content…
There are also Apprenticeships available in a number of Fields including, Barbering, Beauty, Business and Administration, Business & Professional Admin, Catering & Hospitality, Cleaning, Customer Service, Floristry, Food & Beverage Service, Hairdressing, Health and Social Care (Care Leadership & Management), Health and Social Care (Adult Care), Health and Social Care (Health Sector), Horticulture, Hospitality Supervision & Leadership, IT Application Specialist, IT, Software, Web & Telecoms Professionals, Leadership & Management, Pharmacy, Professional Cookery, Project Management, Social Media & Digital Marketing, Sport (Advanced Personal Trainer) , Sport (Coaching), Sport (Exercise & Fitness Instruction), Sport (Leisure Operations), Sport Development and Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools . An apprenticeship must be a minimum of one year and can be up to
Open Document