I Go to Community College

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    Okay, so i’ve been going to community college

    for a semester now. Honestly…I always thought it would be so much better than it is. But it’s not. And I feel awful admitting that. None of the classes I have taken have inspired me. I have not been intellectually challenged at all this whole semester. It is a sad state of...
    smileaway smileaway
    18-21, F
    Dec 21, 2013

    Well I am starting in less

    than two weeks and I'm terrified. I screwed up big time in high school for someone who wants to go to med school and this is my second chance. I don't know how I'll be able to be a full time student and have a job and have a social life. Well of course school will be my priority...
    coffeentea coffeentea
    18-21, F
    Aug 20, 2015

    Only For Dual Enrollment

    I go to community college, but only for some classes that I take instead of high school classes, that my high school pays for! :) it's a great (practically free) way to earn credit that will boost my start when I go to a University
    leximarchi leximarchi
    18-21, F
    Aug 12, 2013

    Hi need some advice from people out in the

    world of the internet. Have any of you felt pressure to graduate by a specific time ? I'm 20yrs old at a community college and lately I'm been pressuring myself to finish early all my friends are pretty much leaving with their 2yrs. When I started college they messed up my...
    livelaughlove365 livelaughlove365
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 1, 2015

    CC 💤

    I use to be such a school person but then I graduated in 2012 from high school and started community college, It's not so bad but sometimes I wish I would've went to a university after high school, I put up with it, I just hate finding parking and not to mention all the old men...
    alwayssshout alwayssshout
    22-25, F
    Sep 17, 2013

    I didnt want to go to a 4-year college from the

    get go. When i graduated from high school back in 2012, i decided that i wanted to go to a community college called Los Medanos College. I went the fall 2012 semester and its been fun ever since. Im currently majoring in journalism and drama (acting ). Ive always been a good...
    18-21, F
    Aug 24, 2014

    It's Not Bad.

    I don't understand why people put down community college so harshly. Personally I prefer having the smaller classes and the easy access to the instructor when I need help. Generally, people seem pretty happy and are really friendly, as everyone around you is just another member...
    colormestupid colormestupid
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 19, 2012
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