Top 10 Essential College Courses to Take

This is more for gaining knowledge and skills than for fun or an easy A.

The Top Ten

1 College Writing

Refining grammar, writing professionally, communicating effectively with words. - marmalade_skies

2 Intro to Speech

Public speaking is an important skill since many careers involve the social aspect now. - marmalade_skies

3 Microeconomics

Learning how to manage your personal finances, as well as understanding the cost-benefit analysis of decisions that businesses make. - marmalade_skies

4 Macroeconomics

Learning how the economy as a whole works in conjunction with the political system. Education is about being worldly and you may as well know how the global economy works. - marmalade_skies

5 Statistics

Being able to read and interpret data correctly is important for making informed decision. Also, learning a bit of logic and math doesn't hurt. - marmalade_skies

This was a very hard class

6 Intro to Computer Science

Many high-paying careers require fluency in technology. Can't hurt to be well versed in how computers fundamentally work. - marmalade_skies

7 Calculus

Prepares you for a wide variety of applied STEM fields - marmalade_skies

8 Philosophy

Looking at the world objectively, questioning knowledge/beliefs and the universe can truly open the mind. - marmalade_skies

9 Foreign Cultures/History

If you know a ton about the history of your country, instead of doing a rehash, take a class that will teach you something new. - marmalade_skies

10 Foreign Language

Depending on your career, In the United States, learning Spanish can open doors to millions of new clients. - marmalade_skies

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