I Earned a Bachelor's Degree

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    One day, while I was in grade 9 art class, we had a representative from this art university in Toronto. They sat down for an hour and did nothing but talk about how cool this school was, all the fun courses that you could take and all in all the benefits of attending their...
    Linxer Linxer
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Mar 24, 2010

    I Got My Degree!

    I was having a hell of a time finding a decent job, and my wife finally told me to go back to school. She stood behind me and gave me all her support, and finally at age 40 I got my degree!
    chillsdavis chillsdavis
    56-60, M
    Aug 19, 2011


    Two, computer engineering and psychology.   My job is in no way related to engineering, and really the only reason it's related to psych is because pretty much everything is related to psychology in some shape, way or form.
    yoyy yoyy
    26-30, F
    Jan 14, 2009

    Info Tech

    I earned a Bachelor's Degree in IT from Flinders University, South Australia.  I completed the degree in 2002.  I've done plenty of (volunteer) tutoring, but so far haven't been able to get my foot in the door of the industry.  I think my age may be...
    Koala1964 Koala1964
    51-55, M
    6 Responses Jan 13, 2009
    redheadedfemale redheadedfemale
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Sep 25, 2015

    I always knew that I wanted to be a writer.

    After walking the fine line between 2 part time jobs & school I finally obtained my B.A. in Print Journalism. I must say the hardest part of getting the degree is finding a job with it. I quickly learned all degrees are not equal, as I watched my peers w/engineering & business...
    SimplyCecilia SimplyCecilia
    26-30, F
    Mar 6, 2014

    I earned dual bachelors degrees in criminal

    justice and in political science. I graduated from UCLA.
    heatherandbarbara heatherandbarbara
    41-45, F
    May 3, 2014

    And I'm On My Way to Getting a Masters!

    I earned my BA(hons) in Philosophy and English Literature from the University of East Anglia last summer.  I was so proud of myself for doing it as well.  I cut it very closely, but managed to pass with a 2.1 so the University have allowed me to come back to study...
    Ryuuzaki Ryuuzaki
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Jan 12, 2009

    A Complete Difference

    I earned a B A (Hons) in English Literature with Cultural and Media Studies I am now on a completely different path, in the same University but in a different school and discipline, however still cherish my first degree as being something that enabled me to...
    deleted deleted
    Jan 13, 2009

    I don't know why I got a degree in information

    technology. I never use it. I don't even use my own computer. I love working with people. I should have been a nurse! Lol!
    HappyCole HappyCole
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 29, 2015

    Bitter Sweet

    I graduated with my B.S. in Criminology in December.  Yay.... Yeah right. No job makes this accomplishment so bitter sweet. The more i look the worse i feel...But I can say I'm proud of myself for completing my degree....
    coco11 coco11
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 25, 2010


    ..in Digital Art and Animation....then I got a Post-Grad in teaching
    deleted deleted
    Jan 12, 2009

    With My 10th Declared Major

    I finally graduated with Tourism and Hospitality Management... after stewing in social sciences and 9 declared majors. I chose business. *shrugs*
    GoddessNakiBean GoddessNakiBean
    36-40, F
    1 Response Feb 9, 2009

    To Be A Writer

    BA (Hons) Creative and Professional Writing and English is the official title of my degree, but I just call it English and Creative Writing.I originally applied to University for Primary School Teaching, not really knowing what I wanted to be but deciding to take up my childhood...
    Jennir Jennir
    Apr 19, 2012

    I Have A Degree In Psychology And Education Studies

    This year I graduated with a BA Psychology and Education Studies with Honours. I was awarded a 2:1 :)
    RedDaisy RedDaisy
    22-25, F
    Jan 28, 2010
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