Career Questions tagged College Student

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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Active Oct 16 at 11:55 PM

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Posted by Samantha B.’s Avatar Samantha B.
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Sara Joan Lamason | Senior Associate Consultant at PwC Samantha -- Good for you for taking this on! I was ...

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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Active Oct 31 at 01:23 AM

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Posted by Alejandra G.’s Avatar Alejandra G.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The opportunities with a communications degree are very broad, so it ...

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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Active Sep 06 at 04:51 PM

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Posted by Sujeong H.’s Avatar Sujeong H.
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Scott Rompf | Senior Technical Consulting Engineer at AT&T Generally the real question here is what do I want my ...

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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Active Nov 27 at 07:28 PM

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Posted by Noora A.’s Avatar Noora A.
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Bryon Sims | Team Manager at DIRECTV Student loans are a great way to allow people that normally ...

How does an out-state student best adjust to a new state, people, and environment?

#moving from the west coast #college-student #new...

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Active Nov 18 at 10:58 PM

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Posted by Amy M.’s Avatar Amy M.
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Cassandra Buttgereit | New Employee Experience Support Coach Hi Amy,Congratulations on taking this new step in your life! I ...
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Matthew Hunter Maher | Associate in Specialized Tax Services at PricewaterhouseCoopers Hello Ethan,Overpaying on initial payments of a student loan does not ...

Should I go for my masters in Finance?

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

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Active Sep 25 at 11:56 PM

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Christopher Merrbach | Manager at Verizon I would highly recommend getting as much education as you can. ...

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...

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Active Aug 23 at 10:59 PM

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Is it better to stay on campus or commute if I live close enough?

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Active Sep 05 at 02:08 AM

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Posted by Kelly G.’s Avatar Kelly G.
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Roger Hancock | Corporate Volunteer Program Management If money is not too much of an issue (and even ...

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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Samuel Stokes | Academic Advisor | Front-End Web Developer Filling a FAFSA with the institution you are planning on attending ...

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...

#dualenrollment

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Active Aug 22 at 12:01 AM

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Posted by Grace A.’s Avatar Grace A.
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Jason Forgey | Senior Analyst - Customer Service Operations Hey Grace,I would recommend contacting the admissions office at the school ...

Can student loans be forgiven?

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

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Active Aug 21 at 11:38 PM

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Posted by David K.’s Avatar David K.
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Arthur Murray | General Manager Great question!!! First check to see what funding options are available ...

How do you become a study abroad student at your university of choice?

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Would I be able to work in a hospital as a pre-med student?

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Active Aug 15 at 05:24 PM

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Posted by Rachel L.’s Avatar Rachel L.
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Dee Lyon Yes depending on the hospital you can find many jobs that ...
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Kortnee Burrell, M.Ed. | Retention and Graduation Specialist Hello, Amina!Please click on the link found below to learn more ...

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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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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Active Sep 25 at 11:57 PM

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Posted by Christopher J.’s Avatar Christopher J.
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Zalante' Ellison | Solutions manager I would encourage you to look at work studies (your on ...

How many universities should I apply to as a transfer student?

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Active Aug 29 at 04:01 PM

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Daisy Guerra Hello, I recently worked at a community college in their transfer ...

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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Active Sep 10 at 06:36 PM

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Posted by Kaylyn H.’s Avatar Kaylyn H.
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Erika Wall | Program Manager at AT&T As Clay mentioned, steps 1-6 are definitely critical! He also mentioned ...

What organizational methods, study routines, or lifestyle activities better equip an overwhelmed college student to thrive?

In other words, what are some good tips for proactive studying (i.e. making flash cards, taking notes from the book, making diagrams/analogies), for a healthy lifestyle (i.e. daily exercise or exercise ‘X’ times per week, eating a certain diet), and good organization (i.e. keeping a planner,...

#college-student #student-development #organized #preparedness #premed #student-affairs

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Active Oct 06 at 06:55 AM

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Posted by Daniella R.’s Avatar Daniella R.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The most important thing that a collage student can do to ...

What are some tips for a incoming college freshman?

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Active Aug 21 at 11:43 PM

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Posted by Jessica R.’s Avatar Jessica R.
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Nicole Felix | General Manager Congratulations on your acceptance into college! Starting college is an exciting ...

Do you have to get student loans in college?

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Active Jul 06 at 09:53 PM

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Brittany Broder | Customer Service Manager Not necessarily. You can apply for grants (still would require FAFSA ...

What is the best way to avoid student loans?

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Active Nov 13 at 02:18 AM

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Posted by Kendra P.’s Avatar Kendra P.
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Chelsea Scrivener Hi Kendra,I have a couple of recommendations for you - all ...

What are qualities that make a student stand out among all the others in college ?

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Active May 31 at 07:32 PM

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Posted by James L.’s Avatar James L.
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Bo Macy | Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers Great question! Curiosity and respectful communication. I've attended many recruiting events ...

How can I get myself on track with writing and publishing a book?

I've always wanted to be a published author. I've been writing since I was little, and now I need to get serious. How do I get organized? I don't even know where to begin. I'm beginning my final year of undergrad and have plans to go to graduate school. #college #student #author...

#studentwriter #college-student #gettingpublished #writing

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Daniela Silva’s Avatar Susan E. Oser’s Avatar
Active May 27 at 11:42 PM

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Posted by Sara L.’s Avatar Sara L.
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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi, Sara!Here it is a step-by-step comprehensive self-publishing guide that will ...

What would the ideal professor-student relationship look like for recommendation letter status for graduate school?

What is the ideal dynamic between student and professor to ensure a positive recommendation letter in the future? Aside from visiting during office hours, what should I, as an incoming college freshman, do to build that relationship? #professional #professor #student #college-student...

#rec-letter #law-school #prelaw #law #graduate-school

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Active Jun 18 at 01:46 PM

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Posted by Carson M.’s Avatar Carson M.
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Ashley Vaughan | Candidate for Doctor of Jurisprudence 2019 Hi Carson! First of all, I know you asked for things outside ...
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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Hi Kaila, Really good question. Meeting people in college is really ...

Will I still feel part of my University if I am an international student?

I will be attending Graduate School in either Ireland or the UK this fall, as an international student I am nervous about not feeling part of my University as much as I did when I attended an Undergraduate course in the US. Will my status as an international student make it harder to feel...

#college-student #gradschool #integration #college #student #international #abroad #student-affairs

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Kortnee Burrell, M.Ed.’s Avatar Teresa Wu’s Avatar
Active Jul 19 at 08:04 PM

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Posted by Suzy M.’s Avatar Suzy M.
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Kortnee Burrell, M.Ed. | Retention and Graduation Specialist Hello, Suzy! I am a higher education professional who has experience ...

How is college life like?

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Active May 17 at 08:04 PM

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Posted by Jackeline G.’s Avatar Jackeline G.
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Joey Parisi | PricewaterhouseCoopers Audit Associate I loved it mostly because it was a chance to discover ...

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