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David Hughon
 
By David Hughon
Published on December 10, 2008
 
After high school, students want to go to college. But, there are some students who will not muster up enough motivation to even try to go to college. Despite the advantages of earning a degree,they end up skipping the opportunity to go to university, because of the obstacles that they have to face to get through college.

After high school, students want to go to college. But, there are some students who will not muster up enough motivation to even try to go to college. Despite the advantages of earning a degree,they end up skipping the opportunity to go to university, because of the obstacles that they have to face to get through college.

But, it is not good for them. The advantages of getting a college degree should be reason enough to work hard for it. College offers you the opportunity to expand your skills and knowledge, in in future provide you with more job opportunities and opportunities to earning good money and make your life secure. So, don't loose your chance to get into college.

Many students don't want to go to college because they mostly focus on the obstacles,as these obstacles discourage them to even try. However, with careful thoughts these hurdles can be conquered. Here are some of the common college obstacles students are faced with:

1) Educational cost

Even though, college expenses are high, it is still accessible to the average person. Most Americans can't afford their to bear the college expenses out of their own pockets, but still there are enough students who manage to graduate. They take the help of grants, scholarships and student loans. So, there are ways. Internet has made it easier to find financial aids. There are many college graduates who have financed their education through various financial aids.

Many students also work part-time in order to fulfill their career goals, if money is an issue for them.

2) Lower grades

Grades matter in getting into prestigious universities and if you don't have that, this is not the end of your career. Your higher education is possible through community colleges, where you don't require a great report card. But, it doesn't mean that you'll not get the quality education in such colleges.

3) Not Certain in what to do in future

The fact that many people don't realize what they want to do in future. In this case college can help you at least in getting a good job and earn decent money.