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In Robert E Sullivan Jrs Greatly Reduced Expectations Sullivan discusses the lack of employment available to college graduates Throughout the essay testimonials are given by four college graduates who expected more opportunity when they graduated with a four year degree I sympathize with these men and women who are working in jobs that do promote their ability Jim McKay a graduate from the University of Washington with a degree in English did not expect the reality that hit him when he went searching for a job McKay wasnt hired for any of the jobs he considered English major related The newspaper wouldnt hire him nor would his university nor a beer company as a sales representative With a feeling of dismay McKay thought maybe he wasnt trying hard enough or maybe he had chosen the wrong major After meeting several underemployed college grads some more recent grads than himself he realized something bigger was going on229 McKay working with people who never earned a college degree has given up hope at finding a job that utilizes what he learned while in school I feel angry about the whole thing McKay says I guess when youre told your whole life that somethings gonna happened then the opposite happens you feel cheated 230 I sympathize with Jim McKay especially now that Im in college and will be facing the same thing in a few years It is a deep disappointment to work so hard as a young adult sink so much money into an education and have it take you nowhere in the work place When a person realizes that they wasted their time and money I can imagine the feelings of anger disappointment and the feeling of having been cheated Brian McCoy a major in chemical-engineering and with a graduation date of this spring is already preparing himself for the strong possibility of not finding a job within his field As he nears graduation McCoy is
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