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Student - in Business Administration, University of Cincinnati, College of Business

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Are colleges needed?

As a student in college I find myself constantly asking myself why I am actually here. I sit in classes I dont want to take, to learn things I will be re-taught when I enter the workforce, to get a degree that may not get me a job. I understand the value of education but why must people go to learn in a classroom where they could learn in practice.


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  • Oct 15 2013: Colleges are really needed . I'm in college too , and I often ask myself the same question . The point is college is needed , the school system insĀ“t.
    I agreed we should do more practices things than sit on a classroom hearing a teacher and learning subjects that we don't like at all.
    I think students, at a certain age , should have the power to choose all the subjects they want to learn. That way , they would learn whatever like and were forced to have the responsibility to chose and stand up for something

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