While deciding your major you need to consider the following points :
- You need to choose major wisely as it will lead you to a specific career path or advanced study. You can interact with the students in the departments of your choice, take a couple of classes in relevant discipline.
- Research which major has more job opportunities and which can lead to you to high paying salaries.
- Some students choose a major just because they love that subject which helps them to be fully engage in classes and college activities. This leads them to get better grades and good relationship with everyone in their field.
- Explore your interests - Talk to professors, parents, advisors, department heads and other students.
- Take your time, commonly you will do have time for selecting you majors until the end of your sophomore year.
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Getting to know yourself and how your personality traits relate to people involved in various career opportunities is very important in your decision making process. During my many years in Human Resources and College Recruiting, I ran across too many students who had skipped this very important step and ended up in a job situation which for which they were not well suited. Selecting a career area is like buying a pair of shoes. First you have to be properly fitted for the correct size, and then you need to try on and walk in the various shoe options to determine which is fits the best and is most comfortable for you to wear. Following are some important steps which I developed during my career which have been helpful to many .
Ken recommends the following next steps: