College: Why It Might Not be the Best Choice for Everyone
College is not right for everyone (and someone’s mother is going to hate me for this). In fact, some people are just more attuned to trade school or entrepreneurship. However, this is not to say that college isn’t something you should forget about; but if you’ve been thinking that it’s not right for you right now, you might be right. Some students just need a semester to travel or work or do something else. What I’m trying to say is this; if you go to college before you are ready to go to college, your grades, performance and finances might suffer. Here are three horrible reasons to go to college.
Your Boyfriend is Going
Good for him. However, if you aren’t set on college just yet because you’d like to backpack through Europe for a semester, do it. You won’t have many opportunities to do so. If you enroll in college right now because your boyfriend is going and you can’t be away from him, you might regret it. This regret can translate into your grades, which could negatively affect your transcripts in the future. If you dream of college in the spring and eventually med school, fall semester of poor grades from a lack of concentration might mean bad things.