There are several reasons that a student might take on a job while they are attending college. You might have a work-study job to help pay your tuition, a lab assistant job to better understand your major and career path, or a coffee shop job just to make some extra cash. After you’ve made your college decision, it’s time to prepare for your freshmen year and that means finding work if you choose to do so. Take a look at some actual examples of college students taking on jobs in college for different reasons.
<— Take a look at this slideshow from Big Future by The College Board.