College Essay Topics

The Personal Statement Instruction

Question 1 Focus: Academic Preparation Question: What is your intended major? Discuss how your interest in the field developed and describe any experience you have had in the field – such as volunteer work, internships and employment, participation in student organizations and activities – and what you have gained from your involvement. My early academic… View Article

Personal Responsibility for College Success

I. To obtain college success through personal responsibility one must take ownership of their goals and ambitions. By prioritizing task such as managing time, setting realistic goals and keeping healthy, one can achieve personal career success. II. Body A. Definition of personal responsibility 1. Personal responsibility is when one solely takes responsibility over a something… View Article

Thesis Project

My senior year of college required me to do a thesis project.  As a drama major I had to choose and direct a full length play.  From the moment I began choosing this project, until its completion; I learned a lot about myself, mainly how I approached and solved problems.  I had two primary goals… View Article

Coming of Age in New Jersey by Michael Moffat

Michael Moffat studied the life of college students in a co-ed dormitory living environment at Rutgers University in the late 1970’s and mid 1980’s. His book, Coming of Age in New Jersey: College and American Culture draw on writings of actual students and provide detailed accounts of the sexual histories and activities of both male… View Article

Obtaining a college degree

Obtaining a college degree is one of the most important goals in my life. I know that with a college degree I could have better opportunities to realize my dreams. I am an international student and I find life in this country exciting, new and it seemed that everyday is a learning experience. I feel… View Article

Berkeley College

Today’s generation is now considered as only one click away. The World Wide Web has undoubtedly disregarded all the distance and is successfully connecting people from all the parts of the world. As a matter of fact, computers are now used as classrooms. An online school wherein you get to learn all things a normal… View Article

Transfer University Application

College is the educational stage where students from different States, and sometimes even different nations, converge to learn. But not everybody has the same view about attending a college or a university. Some high school graduates are raring to go to college, while some choose not to continue with their studies and secure a degree…. View Article

High-Risk Drinking in College

The independent variable in the article is alcohol consumption of college students. Alcohol consumption is measured by the frequency and amount of drinking. The frequency of drinking is determined by the number of times a college student drinks in a given period of time while the amount of drinking is assessed by the number of… View Article

Tuition Fees in United States

Introduction In their best-seller book, Rich Dad Poor Dad, Robert T. Kiyosaki and his co-author Susan L. Lechter encourage people to grow their assets instead of liabilities. In other words, they suggest that we, anyone who wants to be rich, should not spend our money in any way that is no relation with assets creation…. View Article

Solution/s to High Tuition fees at California State Universities

The problem of high tuition fees has faced many students nowadays. In order to get a decent job in future, a student needs to attend college. However, many students are having a very hard time paying tuition fees because they are very high, and have even been increasing during the recent years. Have you ever… View Article

College: A Sound Investment

Cost is always about loss. When we consider opportunity cost, we consider what losses an opportunity brings us. One of the most enduring “opportunities” individuals receive is education. Society is immersed in messages about the benefits of education, but what about the costs? Any important decision should involve a sound cost-benefit analysis. Do the benefits… View Article

This I Believe

“Come on Blake just one time, no one will know, just take one sip and one puff.” And from that day forward I started smoking black and mild’s, which lead to a daily routine. In high school, I never thought I would smoke nor drink, until I went to college. Being in high school, I… View Article

A Letter Concerning the Tuition Fee Increase in the Campus

This academic year in our school had been very exciting and full of learning for the students. The school had been efficient enough in providing us the quality education that students’ need in preparation of their future careers. However it had been a serious issue in the campus among us, students, the continued increase in… View Article

Advantages of Living with Parents in College

When we see graduation caps in the sky, accompanied with laughter, applause and cry, it is a signal that we just welcome ourselves to the new world after high school. As we step into a college world as a new and fresh collegian, there are many facets that we have to think and decide, especially… View Article

Inspiration for Inquiry

The school that is subject for evaluation in this paper is a charter school in Michigan, a publicly funded school, which means, the students are not allowed to pay any charges beyond the funds allocated to the school.  The state and the local district is the one that provides for the operation.  Since the school… View Article

High School and Prom

‘’ Did I dream that we danced forever, in a wish that we made together on a night that I prayed would never end ‘’ One of the most unforgettable moments in my life is in my high school days particularly the most awaited event of high school student is the junior and senior prom…. View Article

The Life Plan After College

The Life Plan will help you to achieve your short-term, mid-term, and long-term life goals. It allows you to visualize your future. Its focus is on three major life areas, academic, career, and personal. Individuals who have a clear vision of their future have a greater likelihood of realizing their dreams and goals than those… View Article

Greek Life in American Campuses

The statement that Greek Life in American colleges and universities merely consists of drinking sessions and parties is nothing but an unfounded assertion. Similarly, the claim that students who join fraternities and sororities should expect to see their GPAs start sliding down has never been sufficiently supported by factual information. In other words, these are… View Article

How to succeed in the first semester: Guide for the freshman

Succeeding in a freshman’s first semester is a challenging task as it presents a whole new level of academic inquiry, excitement, adventures, and challenges. The independence acquired in college is never an assurance that it would be a smooth sailing. Rather, it would give the student a topsy-turvy ride and the first semester is a… View Article

Free-Speech on College Campuses

            Thesis Statement:              The prohibition of hate-speech or any speech which constitutes a “clear and present danger” to students on college campuses is a good and necessary policy.             Summary of Opinions:             The issue of free-speech on college campuses poses a complex debate. Key factors of the controversy include: the rights to personal… View Article

Central University

Suppose you are the network manager for Central University, a medium-size university with 13,000 students. The university has 10 separate colleges (e.g., business, arts, journalism), 3 of which are relatively large (300 faculty and staff members, 2,000 students, and 3 buildings) and 7 of which are relatively small (200 faculty and staff, 1,000 students, and… View Article

Education: College and Recharge Academic Battery

Taking a year off after finishing form six before approaching further tertiary education has been a much debated issue over the past few years. While some see it as an opportunity for the school leavers to know more about the world, there is another party that says it will be time wasted if the school… View Article

Assigned Seating

Would you want an assign seat for everyday you sit at lunch or would want to be able to choose for yourself? In our country we have always had a freedom of choice. The topic the I am going to discuss with you is wether or not you should have assign seats during lunch. Many… View Article

Bad Grades

I am writing to offer an explanation for a change in academic performance that is noticeable on my high school transcript. From the start of my freshman year until the end of my junior year, it is evident through analysis of my transcript that I have been an above average student consistently throughout my high… View Article

College Savings

Why is it important to go to college? I believe the answer is crystal clear. Attending college provides me with an opportunity for a better future. The economy now is not the same as it was in the past. Those who graduate high school are finding it extremely difficult to obtain high-paying jobs. The United… View Article

Communication: Analysing and Presenting Complex Communication

Introduction This report is for the second exam of the Communications unit of producing complex written business documents. The aim of this report is to know the customer services in the Renmin University and know whether it could meet the need of the students. The objectives of the report are to introduce different kinds of… View Article

My Dorm Room

College is a life changing event for all students who desire to fulfill their dreams. College is a place of learning and of discovery. Learning does not occur only in the four walls of the classroom or the library, nor it is solely the responsibility of the professor, and it is more than reading hundreds… View Article

Curriculum Design

Chapter 7 ASCD Yearbook Fundamental Curriculum Decisions, 1984 People cannot intelligently discuss and communicate with others about curriculum without first making very clear what their interpretation of a curriculum is. In this chapter, we will be thinking of a curriculum as a written plan for the educational program of a school or schools. Curriculum design… View Article

Is College for Everyone

Going to College is a choice that everyone has. I think that College is for everyone because everyone in this world has a right to a good education. I know that good education will improve my chances of having a good job and a higher wage. But on the other hand, College is not free… View Article