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When you do not go to college Salaries are significantly lower. The big payback: "The competitive advantage is yours if you choose to graduate from college. Experts who have researched the performance and job success of college graduates have concluded that, nationwide, college graduates with a bachelor’s degree earn 74 percent more per year than those who only complete high school. In fact, those whose education stops with a high school diploma may see their real wages decline over time.”- UNT
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The Essay is Crucial http://www.collegeboard.com/student/apply/essay-skills/ The link above provides helpful tips on how to write a successful college admissions essay Also, Remember be true to who you are and where you came from in the essay. It is your drive to want to better yourself that impresses those who read your essay.
Take this with you… “The purpose of primary education is the development of your weak characteristics; the purpose of university education, the development of your strong." ~Nevin Fenneman “Dont live down to expectations. Go out there and do something remarkable". ~Wendy Wasserstein “A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad." ~Theodore Roosevelt
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