Argumentative Essay: Interviews After Admission

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Argumentative essay
The college admissions are too competitive and the universities have too high demands!
The college admissions in modern society are in my opinion too competitive and the universities have too high demands on the students. The students today have so much pressure on their grades and need to fight too hard for their spot in the universities. Even a B can destroy your dreams of studying at a university or college.
You can take medical students for example. A person who wants to work as a doctor or maybe a surgeon has to be perfect in the case of grades in high school since the universities only accept people with top-notch grades. I think this is terrifying. I believe that every student has a subject in school that they
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Is it really certain that a person with perfect grades is capable of succeeding more than a person with one C in one subject. 2. The doctors, engineers and the teachers are currently decreasing in Sweden and one of the main reasons for it is because people do not make it in to universities with too high demands on the students. By focusing on the interviews will probably create the opportunity of new jobs. 3. What about the people who maybe failed a subject in high school. Are they just going to have to select another program and do another 3 years to get a job? A disgrace!
Universities need to lower their demands on the students and it will lead to more doctors, engineers or teachers in the future. They need to focus on the person themselves and not their record of grades. Why do I maybe have to give up my dream of becoming a doctor? Just because I got a C in ONE subject? Focus on the interviews and make sure that the person that you don’t want in your university won’t succeed at what they want to do. Let everybody at least have a chance of proving that they can fulfill their dream.
Christofer Hearne, a high school

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