Who Should Go For College?

992 Words Dec 10th, 2015 4 Pages
Who should go to college?
Who should go to college? We live in a world where some people are forced to go to college or some people are told college is not for them. Should college only be for those with higher intelligence, should people put college to the side and only focus on work, or is it set in store for some to follow in the footsteps of their parents who did not attend college? There are some that protest against some going to college, on the other hand, there are some that indicate that everyone should attend college. In my opinion, everyone should be able to attend college. When I was younger my mother always advocated the importance of attending college, she did not want me to be like her trying to attend college in my thirties. That is why I am going to try hard in everything I do. Seeing my mother struggle was enough for me that is why I feel that attending college is consequential.
What’s wrong with vocational school? Charles Murphy states, “vocational training is second class. “College is first class, college is only for those of higher intelligence” (para. 6). True enough everyone that attends college is not Albert Einstein, but that does not mean that they are not capable of going. Attending college is hard work you have to be motivated and focused. I know many people who have graduated with bachelor’s and master degrees and did not have an IQ of 100 or higher, this alone proves that college is for everyone and not just those with higher intelligence. I…
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