Career Questions tagged College Student

Catherine T.’s Avatar
Catherine T. Jul 31 85 views

For anyone who has made a successful career change, what were the most important things you had to do, or what advice would you give others looking to do the same?

I'm a current college student, so I haven't officially started my career yet, but I'm extremely anxious about doing so, especially now that the pandemic has changed life as we know it. I've changed my career aspirations several times already, but now I'm nearing graduation and I'm still...

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Chantay T. Jul 30 43 views

What are the must do’s as a college student to leverage your tertiary education experience for professional success?

As a first year student, I often find myself overwhelmed by the different opportunities available to me on and off campus just simply by being a student. I get really divided and stuck in between not wanting to miss out and getting involved is absolutely everything and focusing my efforts on a...

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Catherine T. Feb 04, 2019 216 views

Is it normal to start work before signing a contract?

It freaked me out because a few days ago, I received an email notice that I was accepted to a job position that I applied for, but right after that email notice, there was another email giving me instructions for my first assignment and telling me that it needed to be completed within 48...

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Catherine T. Jan 14, 2019 356 views

What would you do if you loved your job but hated your work environment? Would you leave? How would you cope?

For example, I've worked as a copy editor and/or copywriter for both my high school yearbook and college newspaper, and while I wouldn't say that I've LOVED journalism, I do find it enjoyable at times. I would prefer to be doing creative writing, but I genuinely enjoy all types of writing, and...

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Samantha B. Oct 16, 2018 435 views

Are Mini-Mesters Hard?

I am going to to be taking a History 1301 mini-mester in December. It is only three weeks long compared to a full semester of sixteen weeks. Will this be hard? #college-student #student #high-school...

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Alejandra G. Aug 31, 2018 340 views

What career opportunities are abundant with a communication degree?

What jobs can I apply to as soon as I'm done with a BA in Communication? #college-student...

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Sujeong H. Aug 30, 2018 181 views

How can I minimize how much I change my major.

I know an average student changes their major more than three times. This just adds up to time and money. #college-student #major...

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Noora A. Aug 28, 2018 209 views

Are College Loans Beneficial or Harmful for The Student In The Long Run?

I'm interested in knowing more about the students experience about taking college loans and whether it helped or harmed the student ability to pay it back after graduation #financial-accounting #college-student #students...

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Amy M. Aug 27, 2018 238 views
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Fierdeos H. Aug 27, 2018 331 views

Should I go for my masters in Finance?

Im on my 3rd year of college....

#college-student

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Abygail P. Aug 23, 2018 206 views

What are club sports like?

I may be interested in running club track at my college (USC) and was wondering what it's actually like. Is there practice? Are there meets? #student-clubs #college-student...

#track

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Grecia H. Aug 23, 2018 195 views

As an undergraduate student how can I get involve in the school’s organization

Seniors from college may help me with this question or teachers from schools who are aware of the organization plannings #...

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Grace A. Aug 18, 2018 198 views

Do dual enrollment students apply as freshmen or transfers?

I am a dual enrollment student doing college applications. Am I supposed to apply as a transfer student because I'm technically enrolled in college? #student #college-student...

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David K. Aug 16, 2018 210 views

Can student loans be forgiven?

In the event s the sudent ​loan cant be payed back fullt​y...

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Rachel L. Aug 15, 2018 237 views
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Elizabeth G. Aug 13, 2018 250 views

How do I become a straight "A" student, when I'm a straight "C" student?

I need help! Any tips or tricks on how to motivate yourself or for studying would be appreciated. #college-student #motivation #work/school...

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Christopher J. Aug 12, 2018 235 views

How can I balance working for income while also being a full time student?

I'm working this next year and I don't want to neglect either my job or my school work. #dowhatyouhavetodo...

#college-student

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Kaylyn H. Aug 11, 2018 259 views

What are the keys to surviving the first week of college?

I will be moving into my dorm in the next couple weeks, I would like to know what will help me survive the first week away from home....

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