Introduction to Sociology Instructor: Observing the students over the past three months has caused me to ponder over how young people mature and what influences them on a daily basis. It was easy to see that although the seniors were only two grade levels above the sophomores, the two groups differed greatly in maturity. The group of fifteen year olds, although bright, demonstrated immense insecurities when it came to applying their knowledge.
College is a whole four years, but not everyone goes through with it. What holds them back?
We looked at several sources on the Internet and found that these are the main contributing factors: While college gives you control and flexibility over your schedule, the hard demanding schedule, challenging courses, and boatload of homework certainly has turned a lot of students away from the desire to continue.
Other times, students slacked off in high school and paid the price during their post-secondary years. The high school goal was to pass so that students could get into college ; in college, it is to succeed.
Personal or family issues. You may have had an unfortunate illness in the family or you yourself just got totally get stressed out from the workload. Tuition costs continue to soarand scholarships or grants are not always available.
Additionally, financial situations can change from year to year. Too much fun — but not enough education. Some students take advantage of their friendships, which could put them on academic probation due to suffering grades or absence in classes.
However, you realize that you like the sciences better. Similarly, you may hate the average class size of and prefer much smaller classes for more individualized attention. Setting sights on the wrong major.
Does your school have a marketing major? No guidance or mentors. In high school, teachers and counselors were there to guide you, as high school classes are typically smaller than the entering freshman class.
External demands, particularly within part time or full time employment. Can we say Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook?
When the job puts too many demands on you, you may have to choose, and money usually wins out. Time to move out. You may want to go closer to home or to be closer to a significant other.
Why have your peers dropped out of college?All the trouble began when my grandfather died and my grand-mother - my father's mother - came to live with us. Relations in the one house are a strain at the best of times, but, to make matters worse, my grandmother was a real old countrywoman and quite unsuited to the life in town.
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Alvin, Your statement is a little ambiguous, so it is difficult to answer. As an area of undergraduate study, Biology is often considered “pre-med,” a term used for students who are completing an undergraduate degree specifically in preparation to attend medical school.
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