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Going to college in your late twenties
    #4103069 - 04/27/05 04:36 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

Share your experiences with school in your mid to late twenties here.  I'm mid twenties and staring down a difficult 4 year tech degree that I just started.  I love the challenge, but it's something I'm wishing was completed right out of High School, instead of starting 7 years later.  Don't get me wrong, I wouldn't trade the last 7 years for anything, but it's always easy to feel way out of place in this sort of situation.  Also, it can be akward being the oldest person in class sometimes.

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Re: Going to college in your late twenties [Re: Holydiver]
    #4103088 - 04/27/05 04:43 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

It's never to late to get your self edumacated.


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Re: Going to college in your late twenties [Re: Gr8fulJ420]
    #4103107 - 04/27/05 04:48 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

youll be more focused than any youngin...

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good luck!!

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Re: Going to college in your late twenties [Re: Holydiver]
    #4103171 - 04/27/05 05:02 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

I am in my late 20s, and just recently returned to finish my college. I'm currently persuing my undergraduate studies, after which I will continue towards my PhD parttime while working.


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Re: Going to college in your late twenties [Re: Holydiver]
    #4103186 - 04/27/05 05:05 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

You probably won't be the oldest person in the class. I've had some 40-50+ year olds in my calculus and differential equation classes. Being older will only help you with getting focused on the course work. It's not like you're that old anyways... 25-26, right?


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Re: Going to college in your late twenties [Re: Holydiver]
    #4103274 - 04/27/05 05:21 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

do it, just don't be a creepazoid and live in the dorms.

there were all sorts of fogeys in my college courses.


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Re: Going to college in your late twenties [Re: Gr8fulJ420]
    #4103291 - 04/27/05 05:24 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

Quote:

Gr8fulJ420 said:
It's never to late to get your self edumacated.



My sentiments exactly! :thumbup: :grin:


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Re: Going to college in your late twenties [Re: blissedout]
    #4103338 - 04/27/05 05:32 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

plus you'll have expierences to bring in that aren't related to school in any way, it'll give you views that aren't just the instructors


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Re: Going to college in your late twenties [Re: Holydiver]
    #4103458 - 04/27/05 05:55 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

everyone thus far has forgotten to mention the fine pieces of 18 year old ass walking around waitin to get sexed up


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Re: Going to college in your late twenties [Re: snoopaloop53]
    #4103462 - 04/27/05 05:55 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

Cool, thanks for the replies. And yes, 25.


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Re: Going to college in your late twenties [Re: afoaf]
    #4103648 - 04/27/05 07:06 PM (11 years, 10 months ago)

Quote:

afoaf said:
just don't be a creepazoid and live in the dorms.



:lol:
I just got visions of the RA in my dorm hall when I was in school. He was about 30 and he definately seemed like a creepy dude!  But here I am, pushing 40, and I think how much fun it would be to move back into the dorms now and become the creepy guy! :grin:

College dorm life was a fucking blast!


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