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What careers in economics are there that involve being a part of a team?

I am very interested in economics, but worry if I get an economic degree, I will be stuck behind a desk doing research, or teaching. I enjoy being a valued member of a team or community, and wonder if there is #career in #economics that will allow for that. #business #college...

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Active Feb 13 at 12:12 AM

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Roger Hancock | Corporate Volunteer Program Management Hi Maxwell:  I work for a company that hires  A LOT ...

where do computer science majors work right out of college?

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Active Jan 18 at 03:05 AM

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Karen Stevens | Office, Operations, Service Manager There are many different avenues for a computer science major to ...

Is it possible to pursue a master's degree or doctorate degree in clinical/counseling psychology with a psychology minor?

I'm a few semesters away from graduating with a BA in women, gender, and sexuality studies, with a minor in psychology. I was originally planning to double major in psychology, but it's going to cost me extra time and money that I'm not sure I can afford. I have been an undergraduate student...

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Active Jan 12 at 04:59 PM

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Ross Greek | Retired Psychologist Now is the time to start contacting graduate programs. Each school ...

what careers can you get if you major in psychology?

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Active Jan 24 at 09:50 PM

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Kelvina Burrell | IoT Cybersecurity Advocate | IT Business Continuity Disaster ... Consider a career in marketing, human resources, sales, technology and more. ...

what does it take to be a photographer?

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Active Feb 13 at 06:01 PM

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What is the best majors to take in college if you are undecided?

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Paul Goetzinger MPA College Advisor | Academic/College Advising Assistance Hi Charlene Selecting a major can be hard, especially if you have ...

What would be a good major for a pre-med student interested in neurosurgery?

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Active Jan 24 at 04:02 AM

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Trinidad Maez | Customer Pro Speech and Hearing Sciences getting into cochlear and brain development at ...
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Gordana Ostojic | Manager - Customer ServiceCustomer Loyalty Group Hi Melina, Medical field has a lot of options today. It ...

What are majors people should take to become a translator? What is the maximum languages one must learn?

I am a Junior in highschool who has taken a few college classes for other languages not provided in my school. I have an idea of possibly being a translator but don't know what I need to focus on in college to get there. #translator...

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Active Jan 25 at 06:28 PM

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May Michelle Oyola-Palma | Office of the President Great choice  and very interesting.  Start by identifying how many languages ...

What are auto Mechanic colleges to start looking at?

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Active Jan 08 at 07:26 PM

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Posted by Miguel C.’s Avatar Miguel C.
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Carol Kampf | Recruiter Hi MiguelWhile I have not recruited specifically for Auto Mechanics, I ...
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Robert Noriega | Lieutenant (ret.) at San Jose State University Police ... Hi, Natalie,There really is no "best" major as police departments want ...

What major should I take if I want to become a venture capitalist?

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Active Jan 07 at 11:46 PM

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Carol Kampf | Recruiter Rinda;HiWhile I have not recruited specifically for VC’s, I have found ...

Is it possible to get a double major with a nursing degree?

I know that I for sure want to major in music. It’s my life and I don’t want to change that. But I would like to find another major to get just because music isn’t the most reliable sometimes. Would getting a nursing degree take too much to double major with? #college-major...

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Active Jan 06 at 03:23 PM

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I want to become a mechanical engineer, emphasis on Aerospace. What classes should I take while in High School?

I'm having trouble picking my classes for high school. How would you rank the following classes by most important to least important? I'm wondering because I don't have enough class periods to take all of these classes. Science-- Chemistry: 2 trimesters; Physics: 2 trimesters, unless AP which...

#aeronautics #high-school #aerospace-engineering #robotics #college-major #engineering #college #mechanical #computer-science #chemistry #physics #math #engineer

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Active Dec 28 '18 at 02:42 AM

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Charlie Stack | Continuous Improvement, Operations Research, Analytics, IoT, SAP HANA, ... Good Morning!Merry Christmas!!As an experienced engineer with many industrial and educational ...

What colleges provide cultural theology as a major?

I've always liked learning about history but my biggest interest is learning more about many of the religions around the world and I would like to know what colleges I can attend in the future that would provide the major that I'm interested in. #college-major #culturaltheology...

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Active Dec 17 '18 at 11:25 PM

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Carol Kampf | Recruiter Hi IsabellaWhile I have not recruited specifically for professionals with cultural ...

What major did you study in college and was it useful in your career?

I'm considering being a computer software developer and I want to know what degree would get me there. What colleges would you recommend for this career? #computer-software #software-engineer...

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Active Feb 05 at 06:13 PM

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Posted by Rachel G.’s Avatar Rachel G.
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Ryan Bridges | Software Engineer at Airbnb I studied computer science in college at UC San Diego and ...

I'm feeling lost in my Public Relations studies, considering applying for an "executive assistant" position.

I have an internship at a student-run agency at my university but I feel like I'm still not getting "real world" experience. Two of my foundational classes for my major were with terrible professors that no longer work for the department and I don't want to prolong my graduation any longer/pay...

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Active Dec 26 '18 at 05:21 PM

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Angelica Letang | Customer Service Pro Trying to get your foot in the door any way that ...

Advice for aspiring horse trainers and horse riding instructors from low-income families?

I really want to be both a horse trainer and a horse riding instructor, however, I come from a low-income family who can't afford horses, pickups, trailers, a farm house, or anything of that sort. I'm currently a senior in high school who plans on going to college for Equine Management, however...

#horse #horseriding #equine #career #horsetrainer #college-major #horseridinginstructor

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Active Nov 27 '18 at 07:21 PM

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Posted by Kaesin O.’s Avatar Kaesin O.
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Jared Hull | Hiring Manager at AT&T Hello Kaisin O.Sounds like a great goal to me that can ...

How do you know if the Cinema Production major is for you?

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Active Nov 13 '18 at 06:39 PM

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Georgette A. Diab | Director of Quality Assurance I am a screenplay writer. And I knew that I wanted ...

How much should I consider salary when choosing a major or career?

College debt is such a big issue and I don’t want to spend years working towards a degree that won’t get me a good career. I don’t have a strong passion for a certain field yet (but I do enjoy STEM), and I feel bad making a huge life decision based mostly off of money. #college #career...

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Active Nov 27 '18 at 08:58 PM

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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Elizabeth,Working in job placement for nine years, I was totally amazed ...

Do most people who major in music finish college?

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Active Nov 08 '18 at 03:00 PM

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Scott Bedell | Theatre Professional and Consultant This is tricky to answer and varies by schools greatly. Right ...

What is the difference between majoring and minoring?

Are there different class amount requirements and do they hold different respects out in the community? #college-major...

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Active 2 days ago

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Abby Lasky | Instructional Designer Hi Kylie. A college major is will be the main focus ...

Do professor cared about you being in class on time?

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Active Oct 30 '18 at 03:16 PM

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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Some do, some don't. Sometimes it is the administration that cares. ...

If I want to become a Psychologist what classes would be best for me to take in college?

I want to go into the therapist side of psychology, so how will I choose my classes? #college-major #college...

#psychology

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Active Nov 28 '18 at 11:15 PM

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G. Mark Stewart | Adjunct Professor Engineering There are two approaches to answering this question. First is the ...

Would it be better to have a sociology major with a minor in human services or to have a double major both with them both?

I am planning on becoming a social worker in the future! #college-major #sociology...

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Active Nov 02 '18 at 09:44 PM

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Posted by Mary S.’s Avatar Mary S.
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Lillian Wang, LMSW | Career Counselor in Higher Education Depending on what state you are from, you most likely need ...

How do you choose between two careers that you're considering?

I have two careers that I'm determining to pursue but I am having trouble choosing between the two. How can I narrow it down to just one? #college #career #career-choice...

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Active Nov 14 '18 at 05:50 PM

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Brian Kellmann | Global Security Buildouts and Systems Program Manager If you're having trouble deciding between two career options, the best ...
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Paul Goetzinger MPA College Advisor | Academic/College Advising Assistance Hi Paige:This is my professional opinion, but you might look at ...

What's the best course of action to narrow down my selection on degree choices, or do you wait until your sophomore year before deciding?

Hoping it will all fall in place by sophomore year....

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Active Nov 12 '18 at 02:36 PM

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Posted by Olivia H.’s Avatar Olivia H.
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Beate Connette | Professional Network Design Engineer at AT&T Great Question. I suggest learning about your own likes and dislikes, ...

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