My Goal in Life

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Many people have dreams and goals. I have put a lot of thought into my goals throughout my short life and only recently have I found my calling. For example, I want love to minor in music and major in agriculture. I want to attend Fresno State Or Cal. Poly. Once I am finished with high school. My dream job is to become a agriculture computer engineer.

It has always been my goal to be an engineer ever since I can remember. However it hasn't always been a clear choice to become an computer engineer, let alone in a agricultural field. When I first really began to get a clear view of what kind of engineer I was going to be was in the beginning of my sixth grade year. My cousin who was in the Airforce, came home to visit after being stationed across seas, my family and I went up to see him. When we got there he told me all about his duties as a pilot and what it's like to fly at those incredible mind numbingly speeds, and the huge adrenaline rush he gets every time he turns on the engines. Being young and impressionable, I immediately was hooked on the idea of becoming a Aerodynamics Engineer where I would get the awesome thrill of seeing this incredible machine that I helped build roar to life.

This career choice followed me until my eighth grade year when I realized becoming a Aerodynamics Engineer took a lot more money and math skill than I could manage even by college. With this new realization, I also realized I never really wanted to be a Aerodynamics Engineer. It was just me getting caught up in a world wind of excitement and wonder and not realizing just how much it took to become something like that. It was soon after this, I decided that instead of an aerodynamics engineer, I'd be a computer technician. As I had always had a knack for electronics, whenever something that ran off of a battery or power source went array, I could always fix it when everyone else's attempts failed. Naturally it seemed like a perfect fit to me to try and major in a...
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