Career Questions tagged Counselor

Carmen H.’s Avatar
Carmen H. Jun 22, 2016

Academic achievements and real-life experience, which is more important?

I can probably say that I am good at academy, but I merely have real-life experience. Some of my friends always tell me that no matter how high GPA I have, without work experience, it is impossible to find a satisfied job after I graduate from college. However, I don't think so, and it doesn't...

#recruiting #counselor #employer #professor

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Syeda B. Jun 20, 2016

What are the jobs that the high school students can get if they don't have a college degree yet?

My name is Syeda and currently I am working on my associate degree in Biology at Hudson county community college. I want to be a doctor so I wanted to take summer classes this year to get my education completed as soon as possible. Unfortunately, I couldn't take them because I didn't have a job...

#employee #counselor #students

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Abdul M. Jun 20, 2016

What are the future options with 12th science besides engineering?

What are the future options with 12th science besides engineering? #doctor #science #engineer #counselor #scientist...

#life-sciences

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Chanel F. Jun 16, 2016

What is the most benificial college for a psychology degree? Also, what degree is the most benificial?

I'm trying to choose a degree in psychology. I am not sure if it would be better to get a higher degree and do more schooling or just an average degree with less schoolling. Also, I am not sure what college would be the best for this degree. I've heard a lot of good news with Wisconsin and...

#counselling #counselor #psychology #social-work #therapy #psychiatry #therapists #mental-health

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Jose C. Jun 06, 2016

What is the best thing to do when switching career?

I am asking this question because I am assure of what career I want to follow and in the case that I choose one but change, I want to know the best option to take....

#counselor

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Calvin K. Jun 02, 2016

Can I become a counselor with only a Bachelor's degree?

While I do plan on going for a Master's since I'm hearing that's almost the minimum required level for counselling occupations, I was wondering if it's possible to get a job as a counselor with a Bachelor's? #psychology #counselor #counseling...

#counselling

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Mykaelah F. May 27, 2016

How does the Major you choose affect you in the long run,

Choosing a major is a very important choice when entering college. How does the major you choose in the beginning help you on your career path. #college #teacher #student #graduate #college-bound #majors #counselor...

#college-minor

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Wendy R. May 26, 2016

Let's say I want to become an environmental engineer and the required degree is a bachelor. Should I go to prestigious school to obtain my bachelors or no?

I am asking this question because I need to know this type of information in order to be successful in college. And it is information needed to be more marketable in the job market. #college #counselor #bachelor #advisor...

#choice

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Caitlyn C. May 26, 2016

What are good scholarships to apply for?

I'm just hoping to help pay for college...

#counselor

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Caitlyn C. May 26, 2016

How do I know what to major in?

I'm just having a hard time deciding what exactly to major in...

#counselor

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Sherese B. May 25, 2016
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Megan J. May 24, 2016
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Adaeze O. May 24, 2016

How exactly do FAFSA work?

One of my parents makes lots of money on paper but they have to take care of 5 other people along with bills, taxes, and stuff for siblings' college. Will I get the money I need? #counselor...

#financial-aid

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Onyinye I. May 24, 2016

How can I tell my parents that I do not want a career in the medical field?

I am Nigerian and all I have ever heard from my mom is that I should be a BSN or pharmacy. To please her, and to avoid conflict, I enrolled in college for nursing. I was unhappy. It took a while for me to gather my courage and change my major to biology. I did not inform them of the change so...

#parent-communication #counselor #biology

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Tatum D. May 24, 2016

How did career assessment test/ placement test help you decide on your major?

I'll be starting college as an undefined major and I want to know if the career placement test really helps you decide on your major. Or if you decided using some other method. Much needed advice. Thanks!! #majors #students #careers #counselor...

#college-advice

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Jacob F. May 24, 2016

How does one be successful while in college?

While in college people struggle to make bills and payments each month. How can one make it easier to live and be successful while attending college?...

#counselor

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Hazer P. May 22, 2016

How do I know that I have chosen a right major without having an idea of what that major consists of?

I want to be successful in my life, and I believe that attending college will improve my chances. It places a huge amount of pressure on me to pick a major for my career that I am not sure that I will enjoy. With the opportunity to become a first generation college student in my family I don't...

#counselor #college

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Jada R. May 22, 2016

In deciding what to major in for college, how do you process majors and minors in the course selecting process?

I am a recently graduated high school student, and I am majoring in Neuroscience at the University of Illinois at Chicago. I want to minor in Spanish and vocal performance. I am asking because I am unsure of how to minor in those particular fields of study while having a filled schedule for...

#counselor #guidance-counselor #stem

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Gabriella A. May 20, 2016

What is the most useful thing to minor in during college for a person considering becoming a genetic counselor?

The job out look for genetic counselors has little growth and I would like to know what give me an edge to stand out. #counselor #scientist #doctorate-degree...

#genetics

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Terrie B. May 20, 2016

Counselors

I like helping people and I love to give advice so I thought about being a high school counselor or something along those lines would be a career path for me. I just don't know what a counselor would major/minor in or the process it takes to become one. Anyone who knows anything would be a huge...

#counselor #high-school

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renee L. May 19, 2016

HOW CAN ANYONE GUARENTEE ME A JOB AT THE END OF 2 YEARS OR 4 YEARS OF COLLEGE AFTER SPENDING SO MUCH MONEY FOR EDUCATION?

I AM A POOR AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALE THAT IS OVER 50 BUT STILL HAVE A LOT OF KNOWLEGE AND COMMON SENSE THAT I CAN OFFER IN THE TECH WORLD BUT I DONT HAVE TIME TO WASTE IF THERE IS NO GUARENTEE TO HAVE A JOB. SHOULD BE MORE APPRENTICE PROGRAMS OFFERED. TO ADD TO COLLEGE TUITION TO INSURE A JOB....

#social-work #counselor #employer-relations #planners

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Cassidy K. May 19, 2016

Is it better to go to a more prestigious, but more expensive, school for undergrad before medical school or to go to a state school for less money?

I'm a high school junior looking to apply to schools like Vanderbilt and Cornell, but also James Madison and Ohio University. All are excellent schools, however Vanderbilt and Cornell are generally known as more academically challenging and prestigious than others. I am looking to apply to...

#college-admissions #counselor #medical-school #doctor #college #pre-med

Valentina  D.’s Avatar
Valentina D. May 19, 2016

Should I go to the Navy?

Should I go to the Navy after I get my associates degree or after I become a physician assistant? #counselor #navy #united-states-navy #advising...

#advisory-boards

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Valentina D. May 19, 2016

Would it be bad to get a bachelor's degree at a state college instead of a university?

I live about 20 minutes away from a state college that offers a bachelor's degree in Biology. That is what I plan to major in regardless of what school I to attend. I would rather go to a state college because I can live at home and I will save about 40,000 dollars, if I attend the state...

#advising #academic-advisor #counselor #advisory-boards

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Miracle W. May 18, 2016

What is the best major and minor to have if you want to go to graduate school for Occupational therapy.

I am asking because I plan to go to school for Occupational therapy but I have no idea what I should major in and you must obtain a bachelor's degree before you can apply for an occupational therapy program. #college #majors #counselor #college-minor #occupational-therapy #majors-and-minors...

#healthcare-it #occupational-health

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Kayleigh K. May 18, 2016

What information do I need to find out to decide if my college is good in my program?

I am looking into psychology, and some colleges I'm looking into have more professors in that field and I don't know if that means they have a better program or not? I also don't know what kinds of questions I need to ask to find out how good their program is. #psychology #professor...

#counselor

Shaige W.’s Avatar
Shaige W. May 18, 2016

When selecting and entering a college, how do you handle the change of pace from being dependent to independent?

I am the youngest graduate from my high school, I will be graduating at the age of 16. I've matured faster than most my age but I still feel unprepared to handle life on my own. This is a vital question regarding my survival in college and life. #college #counselor #coaching...

#support

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Tatyana Z. May 18, 2016

Should I go along with a predesignated freshman program or explore on my own?

My future college has a freshman course that gives a broad introduction to college and what it has to offer. I'm just wondering if I should take this class or trek on my own, develop my own perspective.... #counselor...

#college-student

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Jorge G. May 18, 2016

Is it good to enter the navy as a doctor?

I would like to know the details about the benefits, base pay, work environment, training programs, and rank when in the navy after becoming a doctor. #medicine #military #counselor #navy...

#nrotc