For a successful career, every student needs knowledge, confidence, academic and technical skills, career opportunities and social skills. To get these benefits college education is important. The importance of college education can be determined by the role it plays in our life. But before that, it’s really important that students know it very well that why they are joining a college, what will be the end results?
Education is the most important thing in our life. And we spend maximum time in getting well educated in academic and technical degrees. I think a college education is a way to understand the things that we learned from 1st class to 12th in schools. School education goals can be to understand the basic things that we have to use in life. And the college education goals can be how to sustain and grow in life.
The end results after college education are to do jobs and business. A high paying job in a reputed position in the government and private sector is the goal of many people. Some achieve these goals who understand the importance of college education. But not many achieve these career goals. And there are various reasons for that but let’s talk about the positive points about the importance of college education in this essay.
1. More Job opportunities for college graduates
There are private and government jobs in which required a bachelor’s degree. There are many things you can do after graduation such as you can apply for a job basis on your bachelor’s degree, you can participate in HAS/IAS competitive exams. You get admission in post-graduation programs. Well, the degree is not enough in the private sector but it is required as an eligibility criterion in many govt. and private jobs. So, it’s not a good idea to ignore college education.
Even if you don’t want to go to college regularly, I suggest you can do your bachelor’s degree by corresponds /distance learning and private. Many universities provide distance learning programs and courses that you can do from home. Today with the help of technologies (computer/internet) you can get admission to online degree programs. The best you perform in the college theoretically and practically the more job opportunities are available for talented and hardworking students online and offline. If you’re interested to know about various jobs related to competitive exams after graduation, here you can learn about it: List of entrance exams after graduation.
2. Improvement in Confidence and awareness
A college education increases the confidence level of students. They get freedom from the daily disciplined environment of the school. Discipline is very important in school life for students that help them to complete the school education with good marks. But in college, the rules are not as strict as they found in the school such as wearing the same colored or 1-2 dress for years. But in many colleges, there is no specific dress code for students. No overload of school bags and books. No lunch box. That was not bad but college makes changes in student’s attitude, style, thinking, observation and they start getting maturity.
Now students are confident and have a sense of achievement in joining college after successful completion of school education. And also the pocket money will be double.
Now they have different kinds of friends and a thinking environment. They just love this. And because of so many changes, it will increase their confidence and awareness.
In schools, students are not much confident in answering questions and debates. But in college, they get opportunities and exposure for their thinking.
That’s why considering the above points, I think a college education is very important for every student to get new experiences that are less challenging than schools, except the presentational day.
3. Sense of Responsibility in College
The sense of duty or responsibility is the way of human development. When someone responsible for their own works and duty it will help a nation to build a social and economic development environment. And it starts with a college education. In which they find that professors are not that much worry like school teachers. They don’t force you to study, take a lecture, and do that or this. They just teach you the lessons, after that it’s your duty to learn it or not. They don’t care.
And this way, some students become responsible and take classes regularly with interest. In school, you have to take classes, you have to study, you have to do homework, it’s because in schools teachers have to answer to the authorities if the results of a particular class are bad.
But in college, the environment is different, if the study you will become great in life and but if you use the power of freedom in bad ways then it’s not good. No matter what they are teaching.
Now in college, you need to find the ways to learn on your own. That’s why college provides libraries, newspapers, and internet facilities. It’s because, college authorities and professors want you to learn, how to learn independently. It’s because learning is a continuous process in life. But you can’t do a course or join degree programs again and again. And you can’t spend 50 years in the college for learning.
That’s why college makes you responsible for learning. They provide you the freedom to choose your interest. They provide you the masters and experts. They provide you dress, lunch, bag free environment to learn, how to learn and install learning abilities inside you without the help of teachers.
4. Knowledge about various aspect of career and life
In college you got various things for analysis such as you got classmates from different areas and cultures. Some of them are highly intelligent in subjects, some of them are great in sports and leaderships and some of them with YO YO. So, you get the sense that no matter how intelligent you’re in the subjects, but there are other people too. Now you get here, sense of competition. The sense of competition will help you later when you apply for the entrance examination and job interviews.
When you see a similar interest and hobbyist people, you got attraction and a sense of friendship. Now people with similar interests create a company. And the thinking and steps of the company will give positive and negative benefits.
For example, if you like to study, if you like to learn, if you like to spend time productively in college then you find there are other people from different regions think similarly. And you join them. Now, this type of company is great for students, and that helps them to learn from each other that helps to perform great in college. It’s because they analyzed the environment and they start adapting it with their capability and thinking.
On the side, you like to enjoy college life, you will get similar to people.
The fact is here, Horses are never compatible with donkeys. And the donkeys don’t want to know about the benefits of living and join the party with horses. Both have reasons. But it’s about goals and career development.
So in the college students do the analysis of bad and good companies and they analyzed which company will benefit them in the long run. And how it will impact their own self-respect and acceptance of their parents after joining or building a connection with people in the college.
So, these are small things but students got similar experiences in the college that enables their conscious and subconscious mind. In college with the conscious mind, they do the things they love, but in the subconscious mind, they keep analyzing what is good and what is wrong. So, I think it’s great but challenging to remain in a good company in college.
5. Improvement Communication skills
Well, you can improve communication skills in other ways too. But the college environment is something in which you have no experience. Such as political interface, a basic understanding of how our government works, analysis of good and bad things, etc. You learn and deal with people and when you start convincing the company, class, students, and administrators, your communication improves. You got and learn words and vocabulary, you learn how to express, and you learn how to handle the things with communication skills. As I have written in another article about the importance of communication skills for students that explore how these above activities in daily college life impact in our life and career.
Now there are always possibilities in adding more points, but my goal is not here, to keep writing and adding more imaginative points. My goal is that you analyze the college education and the environment. Why college education is important and I think you the basic understood in the above 5 points about the importance of college education.
But here is the bonus point of this article: – College education, freedom, confidence and sense of responsibility between the 17 to 23-25 with great communication skills are a great way to build the foundation of your career in college. You have the two choices like you want to take the advantages of freedom for your career building, or you just want to enjoy and then let’s see things later.
Tomorrow is built on the hopes, that we did today. So, make your college days as beneficial as possible for you, your career, your parents and this country. And I know all the things are in your subconscious mind and one day you will make your parents, teachers and the whole nation too proud of you. Yes, you can do it.
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