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Acceptance Essay for the Catholic University of America
During summer holiday after my second year in college, I got an opportunity to spend my
six weeks working as a volunteer for a local construction firm. I was placed under one of the
engineers there he was from Catholic University and had just graduated with a Civil engineering
degree. My time with the engineer was not easy, in my mind I had always thought engineering
was all about designing and constructing new buildings, highways, bridges, water treatment
facilities and tunnels. However, after spending time working with the engineer from Catholic
University, I got to understand that engineering further involved analyzing the impact
deterioration on infrastructure and interdependence of systems. It was at this point that I realized
the importance of being equipped with in-depth knowledge of both new technology and tradition
fundamental principles which are necessary for addressing complex interdisciplinary issues faced
within the society. Although I have benefitted a lot here in Minnesota University in terms of
growth and education but ever since I met the engineer I feel that I have yet to reach my full
potential. I sincerely believe that by joining your institution my limits will be stretched at the
same time experience spiritual growth.
Additionally, I believe my idea of impacting lives can be self-actualized because of better
chances to grow and high ranking of the Catholic University in the United States and globally.
When I think of Catholic University, the excellent resources, and the inter-disciplinary
professional training fans my desire to engage myself in the prestigious learning setting. Based
on the current edition of the best Colleges, the University prides itself with the best urban setting
and being among the best universities of 2017. As the university name suggests, the learning
institution upholds Christianity, which is a better opportunity towards leadership that the school
offers to interested students in Campus Ministry. With the current competitive market, I strongly
believe that this university offers a strong technical foundation and broad knowledge base to
make a candidate competitive in the job market a...