The American Dream Application Essay

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The American Dream, this idea has been around for centuries and has gravitated people from all corners of the globe to the United States in hopes of a better and more efficient lifestyle. Although the interpretation of The American Dream may differ based upon the person trying to perceive what it (The American Dream) actually means to them but it’s basic concept always remains the same. The American Dream is the idea that every US citizen should have an equal opportunity to achieve success and prosperity through hard work, determination, and initiative. I am a strong believer that The American Dream today is still relevant and due to my current level of knowledge and my belief in it’s concept I have chosen to pursue a career in Computer Science.I have not yet decided on a specific profession in the individual field but due to a vast branch of jobs and opportunities in the Computer Science job market it will not be hard to find a profession that suits me the best. Ever since I was young I always thought that i was great with my hands and when in front of a computer screen I felt like anything I wanted to do was possible, that anything I needed…show more content…
I’m also somewhat of a perfectionist and once I put my mind to something whatever it is, I can get it done but it must be the best project, the best work of art, the best work that I or anyone else could have done. But on the other side of the coin I’m extremely lazy, coming up with an idea, thinking of ways to execute my plan those are all easy but when it comes down to the actual act I’m just a little hesitant to get started. This is true for me in most situations with exception of a task that has me highly motivated, something that keeps me interested. I think that the Computer Science field complements my strengths very well and helps to eliminate my biggest short
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