Describe Your Background and Life Experiences to Include Any Challenges or Successes. Explain How These Experiences Prompted You to Pursue a Higher Education.

Topics: High school, College, 2008 albums Pages: 1 (288 words) Published: April 10, 2013
List the reasons why you are attending college

I am attending college because it is the means for us to have credentials in the business world. I do like to learn new things and I am always interested in subjects that can make me a better person. I have been in college now for 3 years and it is a slow process that I am learning each day to be patient with. My friends influence me to attend, from high school and the successful ones that I know now. I also am influenced by successful people that I hear about or watch on TV. I have had tons of obstacles to overcome to be here at SAC from everything including being homeless, to drama, to a lack of motivation. I have overcome some of these things by the Grace given to me by GOD and I know that college encourages discipline. That is probably the greatest concern for me because I have never really fully obtained it. I have been going to school part-time, because of the many life distractions. I want to succeed and I am determined to continue part-time, but eventually (I pray that) I will be equipped with enough will and opportunity in my senior year to go full time and finish HARD and STRONG. School is just amongst one of the things in life that can either keep someone up or down. I feel that I have done the math in my life to see where I’m being lead. It is taking one step at a time and seeing things through to the end. That is something that I plan to really work on. My weaknesses. Go hard or go home.
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