Tag: choices

College Classes in High School: Are They Worth It?

Looking at which classes to take next year in high school, your eyes might have scanned over the options like AP English and AP Calculus. Maybe you paused at Dual Credit Physics, Chemistry, or Spanish, but you’re still not sure whether or not to take them. AP and dual credit courses seem like good options, but you know they won’t be a walk in the park. Are they even worth the effort?

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My Minors Gave Me More Than Just Credits

When you’re going into college, your major may seem the most important decision you have to make. I mean, this is your future career we’re talking about, right? Maybe, but not always. Sure, choosing your major is a big deal. But it’s not just your major that can play a part in where you go after the university, but your minor as well.

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Why I Never Stayed for Spring and Summer Term

When summertime comes around in college, I have a lot of friends who, rather than jumping into an outdoor pool, jump straight into another semester of classes. Seeing so many of my peers give up their summer for the “higher cause” of education, I felt a little guilty in my desire to just sit back and relax. But eventually, I realized that getting ahead doesn’t always require a sacrifice of my summer dreams.

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