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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Veronica S. Jul 29 24 views

What are some things you wish you knew before going into nursing school?

I am currently a rising senior that is starting to apply for direct entry BSN programs in the US. #school #college #nurse #nursing #july20...


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Aleksandra B. Jul 29 55 views

When do I begin studying for the MCAT?

I just finished my first year as an undergraduate student. I'm majoring in biochemistry and minoring in psychology. I know these two fields are very helpful for the MCAT. (I am very interested in those fields as well, so it was not the only reason I chose them.) When did you begin studying for...

#mcat #physician #biochemistry #july20 #college #psychology #medical #premed #study

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Emily S. Jul 26 36 views

How do I get involved in bioastronautics?

I am a rising senior and I have always been interested in space. I was wondering how does one enter the field of bioastronautics? What kind of degree should I be getting? #space #astronomy #college #scientist #bioastronautics #research...


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Angelica P. Jul 27 66 views

How to determine which engineering major is right for you?

Hi, I’m currently a rising senior in high school and will most likely pursue engineering in college. However, I’m still struggling to figure out which engineering major is right for me. I’ve been considering electrical or chemical engineering but I’m still unsure. #college #majors...


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Tomi A. Jul 27 86 views

How to know what Computer Science Major is best for your interests?

I'm in highschool and about to start the college application process, but when I think about what major I want to be in and what school best supports that major it's difficult because many colleges say "computer science" or "computer engineering" and I don't understand the difference. How do I...

#college #majors #computer-science

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olive P. Jul 27 107 views

What is the best thing a sophomore in high school can do to start preparing for college?

I’m going into my second year of high school and want to make sure I do everything I can to have a solid application for colleges. I have a 4.3, I do service every week, I am also a dancer and run cross country. What would you recommend? #high-school #college #sophmore #schools...

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olive P. Jul 26 55 views

What year is best to be an exchange student for someone studying to be a lawyer?

I’m going into my sophomore year of high school and have plans to go into law. It is also really important to me to be an exchange student, preferably in a country with a native language other than English. I think it is important for someone who hopes to practice law to be able to experience...

#colleges #students #july20 #student #college #exchange-student #lawyers #july #july2020 #study #law #lawyer

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Babita G. Jul 22 99 views

I've heard that the colleges we attend affect the hiring process when we graduate. How do I tackle this problem?

I’ve recently graduated from LaGuardia Community College with AS in Computer Science and I’m applied to transfer to 4 different CUNY universities. Many people tend to go to big and renowned universities like MIT, Harvard and many more. How do I get a leg up if I didn't attend one of these big...

#college #july20

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Sophia A. Jul 22 40 views

Is a B.A/M.D combined program worth it, or is the traditional 4 year pre med then med school route better?

I am a honors/straight A student, and I do well in high stress environments and do well in science classes. Also I want to do surgery for reference, so I’m thinking a ba/md program would help save time. #pre-med #college...


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Jay M. Jul 21 91 views
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Esther L. Jul 20 45 views

What is one lie that you wish to dismiss about graduate school and the grad student experience?

I recently earned my bachelor's and will be starting a doctoral program in August. I've been hearing rumors left and right about grad school in general. They range from dissertations being a mandatory 200 pages, how you have to say goodbye to your social life, how grad students have the same...

#gradstudent #grad #july20 #school #college #collegerumors #gradschool #gradschoolrumors #lies #gradlife #schoolrumors #gradlies #gradstudentrumrs

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Nadia M. Jul 20 58 views

Classes I enjoy or classes colleges care about?

Besides the core classes and classes I need to fulfill requirements, I have opportunities to take courses I am really interested in, but aren't truly related to paths I may be taking in college and beyond. For example, I will likely go into a science field, yet would love to take ceramics. I...

#college #july20

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Nadia M. Jul 20 69 views

Dual Enrollment?

I have some opportunities to take dual enrollment in local colleges (as a high school student.) I took one course because I wanted to, and probably will take the course of action that interest me most, but what do colleges and employers think about it? I am not concerned about hurting my...

#college #student #july20 #high-school-students

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Nadia M. Jul 20 74 views

Are schools or employers looking at gap years?

I've got a few years before I will need to decide, and I am not completely leaning towards taking a gap year anyways, but I was wondering if this has an effect on applications? I just want to know more about how my options will affect the future. Thanks! #college...


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Amelia K. Jul 20 47 views

What are some tips for integration of your own values and beliefs in a college application essay?

I am planning on applying to a range of colleges with many highly selective institutions. How do you recommend I stand out in the application process and essay? #college #applications...