Career Questions tagged College

College offers the opportunity to continue one's education post-secondary providing career developing skills and knowledge. There are many different types of colleges. There are two-year colleges that offer Associate of...

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malu J. 6 hours ago 48 views

How do I know if a community college or University is right for me?

I don't know where I want to go now, so many people have different opinions and they're helpful, but, I am just getting more confused, can someone give me some tips on finding what is right for me? #college #undecided...

#career

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Allison S. May 22 70 views

What is your best advice for college freshmen?

I am going to be a college freshman this fall. What is your best advice related to academics and career opportunities?...

#college

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Polina W. May 22 63 views

How much education should you include in a CV / resume?

Hi, I was wondering what the amount of education that should be included in a resume / CV. I was always under the impression that everything should be included, so in my case as a student in the UK, I would include everything from my GCSE's, A-Levels and then my university / college degree....

#job #career #college #resume

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Rachel D. 16 hours ago 16 views

What does it mean to be an electrical engineer?

I am a senior in high school and I applied to college as an undecided engineering major. I have watched numerous videos provided by colleges on what each field of engineering entails and what really interested me was electrical engineering. I am curious about what an electrical engineer does...

#electrical-engineering #college #engineer #stem

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Prerna D. May 16 42 views

How to apply for the volunteering programme?

I am a 3rd year law student of an integrated 5 years law course which I am pursuing from an esteemed university in India. I wish to apply for the volunteering program, so how can i apply for it and what is the volunteer required to do. #law #volunteer #lawyer #graduate-school...

#college

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Rachel D. 16 hours ago 12 views

What basic knowledge do you need in order to pursue a future in engineering?

I am a senior in high school and I took numerous AP classes in my junior and senior years. During my senior year, I took AP Calc BC, AP Physics, and AP Computer Science. Were these classes enough to get me started in being an engineer? Also, what should I take in college to further help me...

#career #college #engineer #stem

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Rachel D. 16 hours ago 11 views

What is the difference between electrical and computer engineering?

I am a senior in high school and I have applied to college as an undecided engineering major. I have found some interest in electrical engineering but the more I research electrical engineering the more I start to realize that computer engineering is pretty similar. I know that there are...

#computer-engineering #electrical-engineering #college #engineering

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Monica A. Jan 16, 2018 340 views

What courses do I exactly need to complete my degree to become a sociologist?

I'm needing to know the answer because I need to plan for my future courses to complete my goal to become a sociologist. #sociology #picking-classes #college...

#academic-advising

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Jeffrey A. May 20 57 views

What is the best way to get a schedule reduced?

What would be the best way to reduce a schedule to graduate early? #graduate-school #college-advice #college...

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Rachel D. 16 hours ago 9 views

What does it mean to be a material science engineer?

I am a senior in high school and I have applied to college as an undecided engineering major. I read an article on material science engineering and I am very intrigued about this field of engineering. #engineering #college #material-science-engineering...

#undecided

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Rachel D. 16 hours ago 8 views

How will I know when a specific field of engineering is for me?

I am a senior in high school and I have applied to numerous colleges for engineering. My only problem is that I applied undecided engineering and after hearing numerous colleges talk about the different fields of engineering they offer, I still can't seem to lean towards a field that I like. I...

#undecided #college #engineering #stem

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Stephanie T. Jan 16, 2018 500 views

What is the hardest part about being a nursing student?

I'm a senior in high school and will be attending college in the fall as a nursing student. I'm just not sure what to expect or what it will be like. #nursing #college #healthcare...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Suet C. Aug 16, 2018 165 views
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Kendall B. Jan 21, 2018 301 views

What advice would have greatly benefited you going into freshman year?

What tips, study habits, and guidance would have helped you prepare for your first year? In the blink of an eye, I’ll graduate from high school and go off to a university. I am very excited to embark on this new, exciting chapter of my life. I want to equip myself with the tools and mindset...

#study-habits #time-management #college #college-advice #studying-tips

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Avery C. Jan 21, 2018 414 views

What was your biggest mistake in regards to college study habits, and how can I avoid doing the same?

I would like to know what poor study habits hurt you in college, as well as ways I could avoid doing the same. #college #college-advice...

#study-habits

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Jessica H. Jan 20, 2018 291 views

What is the best way to stand out on applications?

My dream school is Harvard Medical School. The school is extremely competitive of course and I would like to know what to do in the next four years of my undergrad in order to stand out in the application process. -school #medicine #hospital-and-healthcare #healthcare #college...

#college-applications

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Kendall H. Jan 19, 2018 223 views

If you have two classes back to back and one goes longer than usual, how are you supposed to make it to class and not miss any information?

I was wondering this because I never like missing any material in class, so this would be a problem for me. #rushed #college #college-advice...

#time-management

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Maria Victoria A. Jan 19, 2018 391 views

What should I do if I graduate from college with a degree I no longer desire?

One of my greatest fears is to go to college for the wrong reason. I don't want to waste anyone's money, time, and efforts helping me only to end up with me being unhappy and no longer passionate at what I do. What should I do if I graduate college with a degree I thought I wanted, but ended up...

#college #degrees #college-advice #happiness #help

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Kyle H. Jan 18, 2018 438 views

If you had another chance, what would you change?

When talking about college, I always hear people say "I wish I would have. . ." or "I probably should have. . ." I'd like to get the most out of my time in college and not waste a single minute. If you had another chance, what would you change? #college #college-advice #career-advice...

#advice

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Talise T. Jan 18, 2018 210 views

What kind of extracurricular activities can I expect to be involved with in college?

In high school, I participated in all kinds of extra activities, but I know the academic workload is more strenuous in college, so I'm wondering if I will still have time to be involved. #college...

#college-advice

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Jaylin G. Aug 20, 2016 968 views
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Jordyn M. Jan 18, 2018 335 views

Why does everyone have to take an act or sat to get into a college?

My I have been making all A’s & B’s since I’ve started school my GPA is a 3.8 as of now but I’ve never been a good test taker & now that ACT will affect the college I would like to attend because I didn’t score high enough. #high-school-classes #college #college-admissions...

#college-advice

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Jordyn M. Jan 18, 2018 307 views

How to make it through college with no support from anyone?

I know people (one of my classmates ) who always comes to talk to me about how no one in his immediate family went to college so why should he? He’s a very bright boy the only thing I can think to tell him is you don’t want all that intelligence to go to waste you need to put it to use...

#counseling #college #college-advice #giving-advice

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Samara K. Jan 16, 2018 304 views

Any study hacks for in college?

I am a person who sometimes gets distracted while studying and/or doing homework. Are there any good study tips/tricks that would help someone stay on task while studying? #study-habits #college #college-advice...

#homework

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Kim B. Jan 16, 2018 333 views

Should I choose a school based upon preference or financial needs?

I am a senior that is going into computer science. I really love this one college but I also know my finances should be taken into consideration. I am told I will get the same degree regardless but at the same time I know this is the school I really want to go to. What should I do? #college...

#college-selection #financial-services #college-advice