That’s not the only reason for needing more than four years for a bachelor’s degree, of course. I took five years to finish mine. While you can queue up the Tommy Boy reference, the fact is I was working to put myself through college, so went to a local community college.
When I transferred to the University of Michigan Architecture program, they would not accept me without Art I and II, which my college didn’t offer. Really, guys? It’s learning the color wheel. I can do that simultaneously without paying for an additional year. So, Selma Blair and I never sat together near the reflection pool by the quad and hit it off, so she’ll never know what she missed.
Unfortunately, there may not be any data analytics to help me there. Besides, Michigan State’s Spartan Nation is one stronger because of it and you get to read this riveting blog, compliments of a Creative Writing degree at Jackson College. You’re welcome.