College Time - essay about when it is the right time to go to college

College Time - essay about when it is the right time to go to college

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Vala 1 9/22/06 Eng 1A Section 16 Callaway College Time How do you know when you are absolutely ready for college? Where must one begin to get themselves there? I remember towards the beginning of my senior year in high school, I was being overwhelmed with questions and concerns about college like it was going to be the turning point in my life. Soon enough, I came to the realization that I need to figure out what I was going to do when I graduate from high school. I have always intended on attending a four year university directly from high school. College is an initiative which I have taken seriously from the time I entered a university until the moment in which I will graduate. I began to understand how much control I had in figuring out what college is going to be the right place for me. Quite frankly, I learned that I controlled everything. I was like the head coach of a football team constantly making decisions about what to do next in order to win a game, which, in my case, was getting me to a four year university. It all began with the college application process. One of my main goals of college is to be able to find a job in which I can make a well-off salary. In the essay, “College? What’s in it for Me?” Steven M. Richardson writes, “The truth is that, although there are plenty of jobs for high school graduates, the ones with the highest salaries go to the college grads. Many of these jobs have starting salaries that are just better than what you
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