My Community College Experience

Community colleges provide opportunities to students who may not have otherwise had access to these opportunities. They help guide students and provide the students with enough confidence to go beyond what they had previously seen themselves doing. The support of the community college faculty and staff is essential to the success of the students. Community colleges provide courses for cheaper and, often times, easier than their university equivalents.

I attended a community college for two and a half years. I entered community college as a timid seventeen year-old with very…