Does college guaratee success? What makes you a successful person? How can you get the best from college? It seems in the society we live today is fundamental to have a degree. There are several qualities to have to be successful in college, these qualities can range from just attending to class to going above and beyond of whats required or expected from you as a student. In the book College success, the author explains in a really student-frendly way the required skills a student needs in order to attain what in college can seem imposible. This book will make you go from asking who are you? To knowing how you are responsable of taking control of your future.
As a new college student is crucial to know your own weaknesses and strenghts, and is important to consider why you are in college and what you expect to get out of it. “Students who enter college with their eyes open and who think about their own values and motivations will be more successful. Once you have a good idea of what you want in life, the rest is going to be lerned” (9). Is clear that a good motivation will keep you more focused, but this doesn’t mean all of the students know what they want or what their major is going to be since the beggining, there’s the type of students who have their mind clear and know the career they want to procude before they go to college, get the required clases and go trough it with just one purpose on mind. On the other extreme, there’s the students who have a