The Importance Of Academic And Academic Success

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Being a successful student and achieving continued academic success is fundamental in order to complete an associate degree and become a successful professional. College is challenging, but it can be a rewarding growth experience and easier when setting up goals. Having educational and career goals helps students keep the focus and motivation. Besides, having knowledge of different learning styles can help students learn about themselves and increase efficiency while studying. Writing skills learned in college are also a powerful tool for both academic and career success. The campus is a great place to find tools to succeed and achieve continued academic success. It is also important to keep academic honesty as a good habit and as a value of integrity throughout college and later on in the professional environment. Educational and Career Goals Having educational and career goals is a great way to keep students motivated and focused. Besides, setting up …show more content…

According to Gasman (2009), learning how to paraphrase is a skill that many professors take as a given, but students often lack the capability of efficiently paraphrase content. Gasman also mentions the importance of plagiarism free work. The internet facilitates such behaviors because of the vast content offered, but students must be aware that there are severe consequences to plagiarism, such as being permanent expelled from the university with a permanent record of plagiarism. Plagiarism can have a permanent effect not only in a collegiate environment but also severe consequences when getting a job. Many employers have access to background information, and they are likely not to hire those who plagiarized because they do not want the image of their business to be ruined or even face a lawsuit because of plagiarized work. Thus, students must be aware of the consequences of plagiarism in order to ensure continued academic and professional

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