Essay on Attending Florida State University For The Past 3 Years

1180 Words Aug 7th, 2015 null Page
While attending Florida State University for the past 3 years, I have managed to conquer a handful of classes. Throughout lectures, labs, and long nights studying, I have always contemplated whether or not this information is going to beneficial to me in the “Real World”. As daunting as the “Real World” seemed to be in the past, it no longer seems to be such a scary place due to the knowledge I have gained from my time in the classroom as well as the time I spent interning at Mad Men Marketing this summer. Yes, there are a lot of classes that are required as prerequisites that in no way, shape, or form correlated to the skills needed to understand and complete various tasks at my internship, but at the same time I firmly believe that having some background in a variety of subjects is crucial in understanding the world and becoming a well rounded intellectual. As my junior year of college came to a close this spring, I have spent the past two semesters completing courses that are specific to my major, Media and Communication Studies. These classes gage my attention and motivate me to establish myself in the Communication Industry, but the curriculum of only a couple of my classes within my major was useful as I was interning at an advertising agency. One of those classes with helpful curriculum, specifically, is Principles of Advertising. I was able to observe various practices that I had had once learned about in a textbook now in reality and it was an exciting experience…

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