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Alex K. 20 mins ago 6 views

How exactly does one go about becoming a registered Clinical Psychologist? What can you do from there?

Hi, I adore psychology and I someday aim to become a clinical psychologist. However I’m not sure what to do to get there; what high school and university / college courses to take, which countries would have the best opportunities, etc. My 3 main goals are to volunteer in the UN, work in a...

#college #psychology #career #counseling #clinical-psychology

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Paige J. Mar 02, 2018 370 views

What are some ways to save/earn money while in college?

I have a part-time job and I'm commuting from home to college (so that's helped a lot), but I'm still trying to save for additional costs and even the next year....

#college-advice

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Vincent C. Mar 02, 2018 190 views

What is a good structured way of balancing my studying and college life so that I am not creating bad habits early in my college life?

I am going to play football for Texas Lutheran University, and I am very excited for the college life ahead. When I exert more thought into the whole process, I begin to think about having to balance my studying and college social/athletic life, and I want to be able to thrive in the classroom...

#college-advice

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Mireia R. Feb 17, 2018 348 views

What are the best jobs for college students looking to pay for tuition?

I'm asking because college is expensive and I'm wondering if there are any jobs out there that are perfect for busy full-time students besides work study. Preferably anything online. Personal experience is super helpful. I appreciate the guidance. #college-jobs #college #college-advice...

#college-bound #working-from-home #work-life-balance #jobs #college-major #job-coaching #online-job #work #higher-education #career #job-search

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Mireia R. Feb 17, 2018 389 views

Would you recommend graduating early in college if you have all the credits?

My fields of study may require lots of graduate school so is there a way to shorten the time I'm working towards a bachelor's? If so, how? And is that recommended? I really appreciate personal experience and guidance. #college #college-advice #higher-education #colleges #college-major...

#college-advising #early-graduation #college-bound #college-admissions #college-selection #graduation

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liyah A. yesterday 59 views

Can someone help me find a job?

I'm only 15 and I need help looking for a job that will accept me. #help #job #career...

#job-search

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George L. Feb 15, 2018 1178 views

AP Bio junior or senior year?

I'm a sophomore going into junior year and I'm planning to take AP Bio since I might go into the medical field. One of my teachers said that if I take AP Bio junior year I'll start to forget it by the time I take pre-med classes in college. Also whichever year I don't take AP Bio I'll take AP...

#medschool #highschool #courses #college-advice

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Khloe G. Jan 30, 2018 293 views

Is summer school more expensive than a normal school year?

I have to pay tuition on my own and I am wondering how that will affect me......

#college-tuition

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Khloe G. Jan 30, 2018 200 views

How many general education hours are required?

How many hours do you have to take before declaring a major?...

#college-advice

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Simratpreet K. 2 hours ago 17 views

How can I make myself more competitive to get into college during this quarantine?

I am a junior in High school with decent grades. I don't have much leadership position but I have played basketball for 4 years so far and track for 2 years. I don't have any volunteer experience and I was planning on this summer but due to covid 19 I can't. #volunteer #sports #college...

#job

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Khloe G. Jan 30, 2018 307 views

Should I take summer school courses?

I am wondering if it will be too much work or if it will help me graduate faster....

#college-advice

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teolio D. Jan 26, 2018 320 views

Should I decide my college based on swimming or academics?

Many schools are offering athletic scholarship but those schools don't have the best academic programs #college-athletics #college-selection #swimming #college-advice...

#college

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Joy Z. Jan 25, 2018 452 views

How does volunteering help you get into college?

At what level would volunteer hours help you get into college? people did a lot of volunteer works, but I don't know how do that would help you get into college. what information do people get from the volunteer works? #college #volunteerhours #collegeadives #collegeadministration...

#college-admissions #volunteering #college-advice #extracurriculars

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Joy Z. Jan 25, 2018 294 views

what should I study in college if I want to become an orthodontist?

I want to know the process of becoming an orthodontist. The studying would take a long time, but I want to know what major should I be in to get into that path. What college would best prepare me for this profession? #dentist #dentistry #pediatric-dentistry #college-major #college...

#university #family-dentistry #testing #college-advice #university-applications

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Jalynn B. Jan 23, 2018 376 views

What are good study habits you recommend for college students?

I want to try to prepared for fall of this year when i go off to college #college-advice...

#studying-tips

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Ben F. Jan 23, 2018 188 views

Is it better to get your prerequisites done over the summer at a community college?

I am planning on taking pre-reqs this summer to get started on my degree, is it worth it, or does it leave me out of sync with everyone else? #plan4college #college...

#college-advice

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Kylie S. Jan 23, 2018 250 views

Is all the debt that I will take on going to college worth it?

I know that my education is going to be very costly and that over the four years it will take to get my degree I will become massively in debt. I plan on becoming a biomedical engineer, so I know I(eventually) will be making pretty good money, but I'm worried that all my efforts after I...

#college #college-advice #financial-aid

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Ben F. Jan 23, 2018 328 views

What is the best way to save for college and how does it impact financial aid awards?

Trying to decide how to save money and be able to live while in college #pay4college #scholarships #financial-planning #financial-aid...

#college-advice

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Terri F. Jan 23, 2018 311 views

Were there any times when you wanted to give up on your dreams?

I am asking this because someone's answer might prevent students like me from giving up on my dreams. #college-advice #student-development #education...

#career

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Ashley T. 6 hours ago 35 views

Is it worth it to minor in something you find interest in?

I am doing a Math-Computer Science degree at UCSD. I know most of my courses will consist of difficult math and CS courses but I find engineering very interesting as well. I wanted to minor in engineering for my own personal interest so I could learn more about it. And if I really enjoy it,...

#major #college #engineering #computer-science #college-major #math #minor

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Carolina C. May 13 120 views

Can economics land you a position in business?

I'm thinking of taking economics in college and I was wondering if businesses need an economics major....

#business

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Anna K. May 20 64 views

What's a good minor to accompany a dance major looking to open her own studio after college?

Hey! I am a competitive dancer and plan to major in dance. I am a 2021 high school senior and interested in getting a business or kinesiology minor as well. I also love organizing and decorating and have considered possibly minoring in interior decorating. Any advice?? Thank you!! #dance...

#college-major

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Tylar M. 3 hours ago 14 views

What is Karma?

Every time I post a question, I receive karma. #karma...

#careervillage