Benefit Of Going To College

Decent Essays
Why is going to school is so important and beneficial that is the question that most people ask themselves and don 't really no reason. To me personally going to College had a huge effect on me and my life, and being able to go to college is a big privilege and I believe to be successful in life you have to go College. I remember like it was yesterday how impatient I was to finish with High school, all I was thinking about was going to College and not having to deal with detention and parent conference. But not too long ago I realized how important it was to go there, I understood that the basic fundamentals that you need in order to succeed don 't only come from High school it is only a start. Now that I am in College I am acknowledging how important it is to go to High school because that’s the only way you can start getting your education.

A college education makes a person more confident. It is the first step to your future and it helps people and prepares them for the entry into the real world of economics and social encounters. College gives people the chance to dream on how to reach their highest desires, to choose well, and to choose wisely. A person can automatically tell if a person has
…show more content…
However the most important thing I learned in College is “timing,” it’s like you are making your own schedule. When you are in college you can’t procrastinate because you will fall behind, your grades will be ugly and it will affect your GPA and it is hard to bring it up. You know what to do and how to do it in a limited time because you have other important things to do and you cannot waste time, it is true that you have a lot of assignments to

Related Documents

  • Decent Essays

    Most people believe or once believed, including myself, that getting a college degree will guarantee you money, which isn’t as simple as it sounds. People usually go to college to prepare themselves for a career in their specified field, which in turn, will make them money. More and more employers are going against this ideal, the reason we go to college is to learn how to learn, not learn how to work. Sanders says “The primary purpose of college isn’t learning a specific set of professional skills; the primary purpose…

    • 925 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Decent Essays

    In the United States of America today there seems to be this expectation that one must go to college or they are considered unsuccessful and looked down upon. There are numerous reasons I believe college is not for everyone. Every person is unique, school may not be there thing, and in my opinion, there is nothing wrong with a person going directly into the work force after high school. Also college degrees are becoming worth less and less as more people attend college and end up in careers that have nothing to do with their degree or dropping out which is ultimately wasting their own and the government’s money. A majority of kids chose to go away to college for the “social aspect” so they say, which we know just means partying and drinking.…

    • 1005 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Decent Essays

    Family Honor Essay

    • 742 Words
    • 3 Pages

    I’d prefer making money by working, then going to school. I was never the smartest make decisions, all this pressure of going to college and doing the right thing is all too much. In high school, I was an outstanding student. I participated in many school activities and that was my plan for college as well. But I can’t do this with a huge responsibility over my shoulders.…

    • 742 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Decent Essays

    From a very young age, students are always told that going to college is the best way to have a secure and successful future. As many students have probably figured out by now, college is not for everyone. Some people are perfectly content with the jobs and the life they have, and they never had to step foot into a college classroom. Honestly, sometimes I think college is not for me. I constantly think about dropping out and looking at careers I can go into that only require some training and certifications, but no degree.…

    • 865 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Decent Essays

    Example Of Diversity Essay

    • 1231 Words
    • 5 Pages

    Each person expressed that they wish they would have chosen to attend college. The each expressed that they feel college is time consuming, difficult, and stressful, they now wish they would have chosen the path of college for more financial and job stability today. These individuals emphasized that they felt college is a detour, but they did express that having a college degree, or college experience is a valuable asset in today’s society. They each expressed that if they could go through school, they would have pushed themselves to work harder to get into college and obtain a degree. I think that at this point in their lives, they can see that in many ways, college or no college, has a great impact on success in life.…

    • 1231 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Decent Essays

    Tom Hanks once said, “While I was (in college) I was exposed to this world that I didn’t know was possible”, and that line really spoke to me and confirmed how important college really is. I also don’t want my future kids to wonder why I didn’t go to college and assume its okay for them not to. I feel like it would make them not have any goals to higher educate themselves and become prosperous in whatever they want to do. I want my future kids to be successful and happy more than anything, and I’m hoping that my going to college will inspire them to do the…

    • 756 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Decent Essays

    I always wanted to go to college and get a good degree. My hardest struggle was what I want to do after high school. What do I want to do for the rest of my life? If I start saving up money now I will be able to go to college. College takes time and dedication if you don’t have that then you are wasting your money.…

    • 1400 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Decent Essays

    A Year Off Before College

    • 965 Words
    • 4 Pages

    They should lean more towards not taking that year off, mainly because of all the cons. There is also an endless amount of students out there who wish that they had gone to college earlier. Plus college is a brand new lifestyle that is more open to a student’s ideas and time. So in the end, high school graduates should not take a year off before entering college. And if any high school graduate knew the costs of taking a year off before going to college, would they still take that year…

    • 965 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Decent Essays

    My younger self believed that choosing to attend a university was a no-brainer if you wanted to be successful with your life, and that being prepared for it just meant having a brain. Recently, however, that attitude has changed drastically, particularly about who should go to college and what deems them prepared or not. In the larger scheme of things, is a college degree even the most important part of getting that successful career? That’s certainly what I used to believe and it’s…

    • 971 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Decent Essays
  • Decent Essays

    My junior year of high school, I decided it was in my best interest to graduate a year early and start my college career. I am a criminologist major that has no idea what I want my actual career to be. I have wanted to be a C.S.I since I was a kid, but college has made that dream seem a little unrealistic. I believed that going to college was something that was going to be best for me and my future. This is because I wanted to be something better than what I had to deal with growing up, I thought college was going to make my life less of a struggle in the future.…

    • 1086 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Decent Essays