Non-traditional College Student: A Viewpoint
I have always wanted to get my degree and as I entered the workforce out of high school. I found myself moving through life living the American dream, making money, during the next few years a person begins to settle in and get comfortable with the position. I began looking at colleges and found myself very unfamiliar with what was needed to get started. I knew, for me, that online schooling was the only way that would allow me to follow my dream of obtaining a degree, and, in tandem, do the necessary school work on my own time and not be dependent on a classroom schedule. I chose an online university to get started with my new goal. After a quarter of struggling to understand the school’s process and not being able to meet face to face, I began to feel the pressure of college and decided not to sign up for another quarter.