Career Questions tagged Degree

What types of careers are available with a business degree?

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Komal Gupta Gupta,  MBA’s Avatar Brian Kellmann’s Avatar Tina Kennedy’s Avatar Runnu Sinha’s Avatar
Active Nov 27 at 07:48 PM

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Posted by Tara W.’s Avatar Tara W.
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Komal Gupta Gupta, MBA | Global Commodity Manager - Outbound / Trade Compliance ... Hi Tara,It would really depend on your area of interest. You ...

Does the university where you get your degree really matter?

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Active Oct 24 at 03:46 PM

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Posted by gabrielle C.’s Avatar gabrielle C.
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Roger Hancock | Corporate Volunteer Program Management YES it does. If it didn’t matter, you could simply go ...

Does completing your undergraduate degree in three years as opposed to four negatively affect your prospects of professional school??

I'm hoping to attend graduate school for veterinary medicine, but I'm curious as to whether finishing my undergraduate studies early would hinder me even if I acquired lots of experience beforehand and completed all of the necessary credits. Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks. #college...

#school #veterinary #degree #medical #veterinary-school #vet-school #graduate-school #medicine #veterinary-medicine

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Roger Hancock’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Sep 15 at 12:53 PM

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Posted by Kathryn C.’s Avatar Kathryn C.
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Roger Hancock | Corporate Volunteer Program Management I can’t see how completing your undergrad degree in 3 years ...

Do you need a degree or do you just need to go to criminal justice for K9 Police?

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Active Nov 15 at 08:40 PM

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Posted by crystal S.’s Avatar crystal S.
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Bre C | Technical Project Manager Hi Crystal. I have a lot of friends who are cops ...

Is a Finance degree good to have in business?

Im on my 3rd year and chasing a finance degree. #business...

#degree

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Ann Gianoglio Burk, MBA’s Avatar
Active Oct 06 at 02:00 AM

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Posted by Fierdeos H.’s Avatar Fierdeos H.
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Ann Gianoglio Burk, MBA | Student/Customer Care Manager | Operations Handywoman | People ... Hi Fierdeos,Good question. This is a question I get from students ...

How do I know what path to take?

As a rising senior, I know it's important to start making decisions about my future. I know the classes I choose to take can prepare me, but I how do i choose which path to take to ensure success? #classes #success...

#degree

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Active Nov 27 at 09:57 PM

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Posted by Angel H.’s Avatar Angel H.
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Britta Schletter | Transfer Pricing Manager Hi Angel, it's great that you are aware of how important ...
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The important thing to consider is how well your personality traits ...

Would a dual degree in teaching be a great option to pursue?

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar Stephanie Hamilton’s Avatar
Active Aug 22 at 10:53 PM

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Posted by Ashley S.’s Avatar Ashley S.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Why do you think that you need a dual degree? The ...
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Scott Bedell | Theatre Professional and Consultant Communications departments pull their talent from many different sources. Individuals can ...

What Are Some Jobs In The Field of Marine Biology?

Marine Biology has always fascinated and captivated me. What are some jobs that are applicable to my interests? I would love to do field work most of all, but I know it is a competitive field. If there are any Marine Biologists out there I would love to hear what you have to say! #marinebio...

#career #field #oceanography #degree #ocean

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Active Aug 07 at 07:36 PM

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Posted by Owen P.’s Avatar Owen P.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential There are many options in the field of marine biology. The ...

What level degree is needed in computer science?

I am unsure of what level of degree to pursue in computer science. Should I pursue a PhD and will it be worth the extra schooling? Or should I aim for a Bachelors Degree? #computer-science #degree #schooling...

#computer-programming

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Daniel Moy’s Avatar Leon Heckman’s Avatar Steve A.’s Avatar
Active Nov 27 at 08:52 PM

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Posted by Carson D.’s Avatar Carson D.
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Daniel Moy | Google Software Engineer Needed for what exactly?A job in industry? Just a B.S. is ...

Do you need a law degree to become a lawyer?

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Jessica Ornsby’s Avatar Mitch Chupack’s Avatar
Active Jul 19 at 12:30 AM

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Posted by Abby Lupi’s Avatar Abby L.
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Jessica Ornsby | Lawyer at Large Law Firm Hello! Yes, you need to have a law degree to become ...

After college, how should you ensure that you're not wasting your degree?

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Katy Caulder, M.S.’s Avatar Isaac Carson’s Avatar
Active Jul 25 at 01:42 PM

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Posted by Genesis J.’s Avatar Genesis J.
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Katy Caulder, M.S. | College Success Coach/Advisor Hi Genesis,I'm afraid that is a bit of a loaded question. ...

Should I go to law school?

I am interested in pursuing a career in public policy. A lot of people are telling me I should go to law school, but I don't really have that much interest in actually practicing law; rather, a lot of jobs I am interested in are dominated by former/current lawyers (ex: state legislator). Would...

#attorney #law-school #degree #lawyer #policy #law #law-practice

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Active Dec 05 at 08:55 PM

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Posted by Rebecca A.’s Avatar Rebecca A.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist My answer is questions. I'm sure as an economics major you ...

Is getting a degree in business management extremely hard?

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Cameron Gebhard’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar Jillian Moulton’s Avatar Anchalee Anastasia Robinson’s Avatar
Active Nov 27 at 08:37 PM

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Posted by Macy B.’s Avatar Macy B.
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Cameron Gebhard | Senior Associate, M&A Advisory at PwC Hi, I have a degree in Business Management and now use ...

Besides a computer science degree, what else can I do while in college to make myself more employable after college?

In addition to working on my college degree in technology, what else should I do while in college to make myself more employable? #computer-science #degree #technology #employable #job-application...

#personal-development

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Sherrill Moss’s Avatar Nicole S.’s Avatar Daniel Moy’s Avatar Jordan Embley-Bethell’s Avatar
Active Jun 01 at 01:08 PM

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Posted by Brian F.’s Avatar Brian F.
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Sherrill Moss | Senior Product Manager at Verizon Wireless Start networking now! You will be amazed at how connected your ...

What are the things you can do with a public health major?

Are there any jobs that you can obtain after 4 years of undergraduate of public health, or will I have to go to school for a longer time. #publichealth #collegelife #college #degree...

#lost

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Ria Jagasia’s Avatar Ann Marie Schiavoni’s Avatar
Active Oct 09 at 03:58 PM

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Posted by Joanne L.’s Avatar Joanne L.
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Ria Jagasia | Academic Consultant at AIC Education Public health is a great field to be in! Right out ...

Why is college beneficial?

I really just want to know! #tellme #college...

#degree

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Active Aug 02 at 09:29 PM

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Posted by Meredith M.’s Avatar Meredith M.
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Lynette Smith | Marketing Manager Going to college has many benefits. Here are a few I ...

What are some "Mickey Mouse degrees colleges give out?

I've heard of "Mickey Mouse" degrees (degrees that are useless and makes you realize that you spent 4 years of your life doing nothing) and want to learn more about them. Everybody knows that women's studies is pretty useless, but are there anymore "Mickey Mouse" degrees colleges give out? I...

#major #degree #college-major #useless #collegedegree #mickeymousedegree

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Active Jul 05 at 06:50 PM

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Posted by Noelani L.’s Avatar Noelani L.
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Andrew Sukijbumrung | Deployment Specialist at PwC The idea of "Mickey Mouse" degrees is inherently biased as a ...

With a business degree, how influential is the name on your diploma in the interview process?

On average, college tuition has more than doubled in the last 20 years. Many college students graduate with significant debt, is it worth going to a school that is more expensive with an equal reputation of another school. While still getting the same degree. #business #after-college...

#college-tuition #degree

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Michael Bracey’s Avatar Henry Lee’s Avatar
Active Sep 08 at 05:20 PM

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Posted by Katie Z.’s Avatar Katie Z.
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Michael Bracey | Vice President, Life Sciences at Treximo Hi Katie,The type of school can make a difference, but in ...

What jobs can you do with a degree in communications?

I like talking with people and being able to relay information and also being able to have human contact. #communications #people #human-resources #degree...

#college

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Active Dec 05 at 08:10 PM

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Posted by Jessika C.’s Avatar Jessika C.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The area of communications is very broad and offers many different ...

What of my interests would be worth making minors/majors on my planned degree in environmental engineering?

I plan to get a degree in environmental engineering, but I also love biology, chemistry, biochemistry, and non-science-related Spanish. Would it be too difficult, expensive, or otherwise to add any of those as a second major and/or have the remaining be minors? Especially in the case of...

#biology #minors #degree #biochemistry #major #college-major #majors-and-minors #college-majors #career-path #degrees #chemistry #career-path-planning

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Active Jun 04 at 12:49 AM

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Posted by Abigail C.’s Avatar Abigail C.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Congratulations on being interested in finding the right career to follow ...

Will an employer prefer a degree from an university/college over than one from a community college?

Is a degree from an university or a college more valued than one from a community college? #degree...

#college

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Active Apr 01 at 04:04 PM

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Posted by Rohit S.’s Avatar Rohit S.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Starting out at a Community College is a wise and prudent ...

What degrees do you need to become a therapist?

I recently realized that despite my awkwardness and unwillingness to talk to strangers, I somehow clique well with kids and those have been abused. I have thought about having #therapy as a backup plan, but I don't know what #degree/s you have to have. Is it just #psychology ? I do not want to...

#profession #lgbtqa

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Active Mar 16 at 03:26 PM

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Posted by Laura M.’s Avatar Laura M.
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Nancy Hamp, MA | IOrganizational Leadership • Assessment and Interviewing • Educational ... Laura,If there is one thing the world needs, it is more ...

In California, do CSU or UC campuses have the better engineering program?

I would like to kick start a career in engineering, any suggestions of what to major in to make job hunting easier later on? Also what were your experience with California public school programs? #california #engineering #berkeley #first-job #degree #major...

#software-engineering

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Active Nov 14 at 06:47 PM

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Posted by Caitlin P.’s Avatar Caitlin P.
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Bryon Ross | Senior Software Engineer At the software companies I've worked for, I've noticed that our ...

How hard is it to get a BFA?

In a couple years, I'll be heading off to college, and I wanted to know how much effort it would take to get a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. #college #degree...

#bachelorsdegree

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Active Mar 13 at 10:41 PM

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Posted by Alembert P.’s Avatar Alembert P.

What career would suite my interests?

Hi everyone, I am 24 years old and have completed many courses, traveled and worked a few jobs. I now want to start studying towards a #degree but I have no idea what degree field to study. To get a degree in South Africa is expensive so I want to make the right choice. My interests...

#interests #prospects #psychology #business #food #travel #environment #career #hospitality

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Active Sep 10 at 07:09 AM

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Posted by Dayne V.’s Avatar Dayne V.
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Tina Lao | Senior Associate (Assurance - Financial Services) at PwC ... Hi Dayne, excellent question. I think a lot people are wondering ...

is it better to specialize your degree or remain general?

what are the advantages and disadvantages, not sure on weather i should stick with one career to further advance in it , or remain general for change and more job opportunities?#indecisive...

#degree

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Active Jan 27 at 03:47 AM

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Posted by vanessa S.’s Avatar vanessa S.
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Spruce Cox | Retired Aerospace Engineer and Rocket Scientist Hey Vanessa, Great question---this comes up a lot. My general recommendation ...

Best markets to break into?

I will be graduating with my associates degree soon, and then will be finishing up a few classes to earn my associates in business as well. I would like to know which field of business is best to pursue once I graduate that will allow me to utilize my degrees. #graduation #classof2020 #degree...

#women-in-business #careers-in-business #careers

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Active Jan 25 at 04:46 AM

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Posted by Yabrina C.’s Avatar Yabrina C.
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June Reed CPA | Retired Hi Yabrina, you did not specify what your initial associates degree ...

How do I know if my degree of choice is too difficult?

I am interested in studying meteorology in college. This is my senior year of high school and I am taking physics and calculus to prepare for the meteorology degree. However, I feel like I am struggling in calculus. I'm passing, but I realize that harder courses are coming, and they may...

#calculus #degree #meteorology #meteorologist #weather #college #ap-calculus #difficult

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Active Jan 29 at 03:18 PM

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Posted by Jessica K.’s Avatar Jessica K.
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JENNA ZEBROWSKI | Bilingual JD/MBA with compliance and regulatory experience and ... You're doing the right thing. Take the classes, struggle with it, ...

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