I believe that in order to transform and bring change in the society and hence the global society as a whole, there is need to understand and explore the integrative disciplines pertaining to my field of study. I am sure that I will gain a lot of knowledge, which will be useful in expanding my vision in my area of interest.
Besides, completion of honors program in Saddleback will be an opening opportunity for joining a reputable university such as University of California. My ultimate goal is to excel academically and pursue a degree and later a doctorate. My college GPA is satisfactory as I have an average of 3.8 out of the recommended 3.2. Thus, my performance is exceptionally good.
Saddleback College has presented me with a new environment where I met new challenges. Though at first I perceived these challenges as an obstacle to achieving my dream goal, I have now come to appreciate them because they have prepared me for similar or more complex challenges that I expect to encounter during my future studies and life.
The skills and knowledge that will be acquired through the program will open an opportunity to explore my area of study to the maximum. Consequently, my ultimate goal of becoming a resourceful person in the society will be realized. I always believe in myself and I have never let anything come on the way of my success. I am the kind of person who is ready to give up his happiness for the sake of long term goals.
With the knowledge and experiences from work that I have gained from internship, I have been able to develop different skills to relate theoretical knowhow acquired in class to real life situation as well as enhancing my skills in critical and innovative thinking not to mention communication skills.
The experiences that I have had in the past have opened my perspective in different areas. Being a student, I have realized the importance of team work in accomplishing important goals in a project. I also developed research skills that I believe will be useful in undertaking my honors and hence taking a degree, masters and even a doctorate in a top university.
I have always worked hard and with passion in pursuit for excellence, which enabled me overcome the all the challenges that stood on my way. Throughout my school life starting from junior school through college, I have never given up the battle for excellence. I have always challenged my ultimate goal something, which has helped me, not only achieve academically but also thrive in real life.
The leadership skills that I have developed over the years within the various societies and clubs in school have presented me with an opportunity to deal with different issues. The skills have also initiated self-confidence and self esteem that are important in facing life issues. I am also disciplined and flexible capable of tolerating those who share opposing ideas.
I am willing to undergo any sort of training that will enable me to secure a place for honors in saddleback College. I have encountered several challenges in my studies which have helped me discover my potential, strengths and weakness hence will comfortably handle my new course. For instance, during my high school years, I lost my grandfather and a very close friend which disrupted my studies. Even though I did not get a good score, I was able to catch up with life and since then things have been fine.
The event helped me to discover my strength of enduring hardships and turning them into opportunities. I am sure that being part of the institution will open further opportunities in advancing my knowledge in a reputable university.
The cultural diversity in saddleback has been an important aspect in shaping my perspective to life. The social interaction has been a great experience, which has been a mind opener to the broader world. The well established information technology in the college also presented me with sufficient knowledge and skills that I believe are useful in partaking an honors.
My hard work and dedication have always been my foundation for excellence not only in academics, but also in accomplishing other demands in life. I have well developed problem solving skills that are critical in pursuing education and dealing with the various situations in life. Ultimately, I believe in myself with a self driven ambition that has got me this far.