Free Essays on Why You Wish To Pursue A College Education

  1. Education Cause/Effect

    Composition II Going to college Why should people go to college or pursue a higher degree of education? This is a very logical question that generations of people have been asking. Over and over again this question has been put on the table to scrutinize. A choice of going to college costs a lot of money...

  2. College Education

    his is a one page essay explaining why I wish to pursue a college education. It discusses how my past and current goal affected interest in continuing my education. Why I Want to Pursue a College Education My parents have always instilled in me the value of an education. Knowledge, my mother would say,...

  3. Conflicted

    conclusion of your own. Many external forces may compel and influence your decision one way or another. The pressure at times may be consuming but to some, college is the foundation of your future; the establishment of your life; a basis for your opportunity. For others it could just be a nine month long vacation...

  4. Essay

    Literature 1 “The Three Idiots”, this film was popular since then. I was just curios why was it so. My first connotation was; the film was pure comedy movie, actually, an ordinary comedy film, that it was a companionship of three men who...

  5. People attend college or university for many different reasons (for example, new experiences, career preparation, increased knowledge). Why do you think people attend college or university?

     Toefl-2 People attend college or university for many different reasons (for example, new experiences, career preparation, increased knowledge). Why do you think people attend college or university? Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer. "Education is the manifestation of perfection...

  6. Working Before Entering College

    difficult decisions is this: Is it better to go straight to college after high school, or perhaps to delay college for a year? The decision is often a hard one, but I believe it is better to work full-time for a year before endeavoring to enter college. After twelve years of schooling, I think it is important...

  7. Why Attend a Community College

    Why Go To Community College? When I graduated from high school, the last thing on my mind was going back to school. I decided to put my continuing education off for a year or so, against opposition from my parents. Then life happened and I had my son. I decided with my schedule that taking...

  8. Scholarship Essay

    Who are you? Why do you deserve a scholarship? If not awarded a scholarship, how would you otherwise pay for college? I am a first-generation immigrant with Korean roots. Entering a foreign country within a land of opportunity at the age of nine, I was unsure of what I wanted to pursue in life...

  9. Co-Curricular Activities

    The normal curriculum can only go so far as to teach and educate students about academic theories. But students whose only experience of school or college is one of rigid academic study may not be able to apply what they have learned in practice. If the co-curriculum was given an equal footing in student...

  10. Why College Is Important to Me

    Why College is important to me “The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance,”1 said a famous historical Philosopher named Socrates. Having a college education is such an important part of my life. It provides the opportunity to gain a higher knowledge into the field that I am working...

  11. Gap Before Higher Education. Good or Bad?

    graduating from high school wants to go to college. Some decide to directly enrol into college or university, while the others opt for a gap of a year prior to enrolling in higher education. The time period between high school graduation and arrival at college can be the result of several factors, including...

  12. Essya

    Higher Education: My Journey to the American Dream Whether the price of pursuing higher education is worth it or not has become one of the biggest debates for graduating Americans. There are two sides of the debate: One side favors the argument that a college degree will benefit an individual’s financial...

  13. Education - the Best Means of Preparing Us for the Future

    Expository Essay Education is one of the best means of preparing us for the future and a nation for development and progress. Among the levels of education, it is something we work hard for. It does not only test us mentally, but puts us through several emotional, physical and even through spiritual...

  14. Why a College Education Is Important to Me

    Excellence Assignment 5_06 Why a College Education is Important to Me April 17, 2013 The importance of an education in today's society proves demanding and also essential. To understand the importance of education, we must first understand what education entails. Education can be described as the...

  15. Statement of Purpose for Construction Management

    architecture. Bachelors’ degree in architecture is a five-year course, affiliated to Nagpur University & AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education). I wish to pursue my higher studies in Construction Management from London Metropolitan University commencing fall 2010. Educational Background: I would...

  16. Informative Speech

    Psychology is defined as "the scientific study of the human mind and its functions". (Cherry, 2013) This means that psychology is basically the study of why we do things. The human mind controls the way we think, feel, and react to certain situations in everyday life. There are many psychologists who have...

  17. gap year: good/bad

    Gap before higher education. Good or Bad? Not every student graduating from high school wants to go to college. Some decide to directly enrol into college or university, while the others opt for a gap of a year prior to enrolling in higher education. The time period between high school graduation...

  18. Personal Statement for University

    located in Panama City. I am currently in my second year of college, finishing all my general education courses and extremely interested in attending XXX University to pursue the career of CAREER. As a child my family had always told me education and knowledge are the most important things. I’ve always...

  19. What I Want to Be When I Grow Up

    classroom in our garage where I would play teach geography, choir, and band. My interest in education stayed strong through high school and into college. My first two years of college I majored in music education. Although I enjoyed what I was doing it just did not feel right; because I have had a wide...

  20. Goals

    1. Visualize a long-term goal you wish to achieve in your lifetime. Describe the goal with as many details as possible. I have two long-term goals I would like to accomplish in my lifetime. One is to get my degree in information technology, which I’m currently working on. My second goal is to land...

  21. Amitagarwal

    management program of your college have enclosed my Statement of Purpose as required by the college. This statement of purpose is a sentiment of the accomplishments that I have made thus far in my life as a student. To prove that I deserve Amity University, I will be presenting you a summary of my academic...

  22. Meritocracy

    Kuldeep Rana EN101A.24035 Essay #4 December 19, 2012 Word count # 1000 Education No one can deny the importance of money in life. However, whether or not it is actually the only thing people are interested in today is much of controversy. Some people believe that money can buy everything when...

  23. Importance of Co-Curricular Activities in Schools

    supports the development of programs that meet the needs and interests of a significant number of students, who come together to form organizations to pursue activities that are consistent with the educational goals of the School Department. Procedures for organizing such groups should be established and...

  24. The Brand New Face of Indian Youth Hooked or Crooked

    There are people who do not pursue college education during their early days. For those who do, some of them do not continue with graduate education immediately after completing their first degree. These people have several reasons for not pursuing their studies at that time. Firstly, they may lack...

  25. Scholarship Essay

    ability to fund your college expenses. A maximum of six 80-character lines will be sent. My father is going to retire in some years and my mother is a house wife. They both have invested in their house heavily therefore these reasons might affect my family’s ability to fund my college tuition. Although...

  26. Higher Education

    todays age, education plays a huge factor in life. It can filter out society in many different ways, but why do we seek an education? Is it because we want that sense of prestige? Honor? Do we seek acceptance? Maybe, we of a society want an education for all of the wrong reasons. Its a common thing now-a-days...

  27. Value of Internships

    Jeevan Gyawali A1GP2 February 4, 2009 DO INTERNSHIPS HAVE ANY VALUE? Internships is all about the scary part of the future for the students who wish to work as professionals. Really? It’s for sure that the internships are for developing sense of professionalism in students; however, it may not be...

  28. Co-Curriculum Activities Are a Waste of Time

    to the programme of study in various academic subjects (e.g Maths, English, History, Science, Spanish) followed by students at various levels of education. The school or college’s teaching staff are employed to teach this curriculum, and students are periodically assessed (e.g. by exams and term papers)...

  29. To What Extent Does Literature Force Us to Question the Plan Laid Out for Us

    cycle once I entered. This made me question whether education is important, and which path I would follow after high school. Annually thousands of student graduating from high school are faced with the decision to pursue a post-secondary education or to go directly into the work force. Many middle class...

  30. Scholaarship

    o To: All Seniors and Guidance Counselors From: College & Career Center Date: February 4, 2013 ------------------------------------------------- No scholarship money will be issued to students until the Greater Lowell Community Foundation and/or Lowell High School certifies that the...