Career Questions tagged High School

how long does it take to be a carpenter?

I am a #high-school and I would like to be a...

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Active Jan 11 at 06:28 PM

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I want to become a mechanical engineer, emphasis on Aerospace. What classes should I take while in High School?

I'm having trouble picking my classes for high school. How would you rank the following classes by most important to least important? I'm wondering because I don't have enough class periods to take all of these classes. Science-- Chemistry: 2 trimesters; Physics: 2 trimesters, unless AP which...

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Active Dec 28 '18 at 02:42 AM

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What is the transition like from high school to college?

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Active Nov 03 '18 at 11:47 AM

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Michelle Marotta | Certified Life Coach Hello, Hannah R. -The transition from high school to college is ...

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...

#college

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Active Oct 16 '18 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 should you do in high school in order to become a doctor in the future?

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Active Sep 22 '18 at 02:09 AM

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Posted by Ashley P.’s Avatar Ashley P.
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William Hervey, M.D., M.B.A. | Results-oriented leader, physician, professor, author and speaker. Congratulations on your foresight in preparing early! Develop good study habits. ...

What is the best way to be prepared for SAT exam?

I know I am only a freshman in high school. But I still liked to be prepared. #high-school...

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Active Nov 14 '18 at 05:05 PM

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Posted by Macy E.’s Avatar Macy E.
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Paul Gullatte | Senior Compliance Associate You have a few options. If you like to study on ...

I am confused

I am a senior, my GPA(weighted) is a 3.5, but I have one disadvantage for me applying for college. Which is my SAT score(1050) and me not being involved in extra out of school activities.I have taken honors classes throughout my whole high school career, but this year I am joining Volunteer...

#college #applying #high-school

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Active Aug 30 '18 at 07:32 PM

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Posted by Ronald W.’s Avatar Ronald W.
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Allison Shobe | Talent & Organization Manager at Accenture Hi there -I am sorry you are feeling discouraged.  First off, ...

What major is best to teach high school science?

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Active Aug 29 '18 at 04:19 PM

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Posted by Claire K.’s Avatar Claire K.
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Is AP or IB better?

I have the option of taking AP or IB classes or full IB diploma at my high school. Is there a reason whether to take one over the other? Does full IB diploma look good on a college application (better than lots of AP classes)? #ap #ib...

#high-school

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Active Aug 27 '18 at 11:01 PM

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What are ways to increase your changes of being accepted to four year colleges, despite being from a low income area?

Another question I have is how can I stand out to colleges while being from a low income area that, to me, seems to limit my opportunities? I have had personal experiences losing great opportunities due to where I am from. #college #high-school #low-income-area #workforce #steam #stem...

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Active Sep 13 '18 at 01:37 AM

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Jamie Chui | Strategic Alliance and Business Development Professional Write an excellent college admission essay accompanying your college application. Talk ...

What are the challenges I may face pursuing a career in science, and how can I stand out among the rest?

For my first two years in high school I have been studying biotechnology and I have been working diligently in preparing myself for college and the workforce. Though I have not decided on an exact career, I am deeply considering one within forensics, pharmaceuticals, or in the space exploration...

#forensics #women-in-stem #high-school #pharmaceuticals #planetary-science #science #medicine #workforce #stem #career #future #student #astrophysics #biotechnology #space-exploration #technology #steam #nasa

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Active Dec 06 '18 at 02:04 AM

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Posted by Ahlyia L.’s Avatar Ahlyia L.
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Does the high school you go to matters to colleges?

For example, does a student applying from the best high school in the state he or she lives in has a higher chance of being admitted into the college she/he wants than a student that comes from a normal high school (a school with no rankings)? #high-school #high-school-students #school #student...

#admissions #college

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Active Oct 11 '18 at 04:42 PM

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Posted by Julia F.’s Avatar Julia F.
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Dana Jordan | Senior Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers Hi Julia!Not one bit :) When apply to a graduate program, ...

Being a sophomore in high school, what would be a good mindset to have when studying and having a time schedule?

As a sophomore in high school, I am hyper aware of the stress levels teens have to go through. It would be wonderful to know some time management organization ideas, study skills, stress management, being prepared for upcoming events in my junior year of high school, study apps, anything that...

#high-school-students #high-school

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Active Nov 27 '18 at 09:04 PM

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Posted by Faith J.’s Avatar Faith J.
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Kelsey Laforest | Tax Associate at PwC Hi Kathleen! Being in high school and stressing about college is ...

What is your advice for a sophomore in high school, who wants to go to a competitive college?

I am currently a sophomore in high school, and I plan to attend the Savannah College of Art and Design. I want to major in textiles and have a minor degree in fashion illustration to participate in runway fashion. Is there any advice on how to be more competitive so I can strive to getting...

#arts #fashion #art #high-school

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Active Oct 12 '18 at 01:44 AM

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Posted by Faith J.’s Avatar Faith J.
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Michelle Marotta | Certified Life Coach Hello, Faith J. -What an exciting plan for a creative and ...

What are somethings that I can start doing to prepare for college?

What are somethings I could be doing now to prepare for college? I’m a high school senior....

#high-school

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Active Oct 17 '18 at 10:47 PM

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Posted by Tamarious T.’s Avatar Tamarious T.
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Bryant Gomer | Education Manager at CareerVillage.org Hi Tamarious,Thank you so much for the question! First of all, ...

What steps should I take now (as a Senior) to go into Vet-School?

I'm a high school senior and I want to go into Veterinary School. #purdue #high-school #experience...

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Active Aug 26 '18 at 03:35 PM

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Posted by Jose M.’s Avatar Jose M.

Does Texas have a high demand for High School Band Teachers?

I'm planning on being a high school band teacher, and I want to know if it would be worth it to move to Texas and try to teach there? What is the demand like for the position I want to go into? #high-school #teacher #band...

#texas

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Active Nov 10 '18 at 02:14 AM

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Posted by Makayla S.’s Avatar Makayla S.
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Barbara Bolden | NC Graduating from a high school that was number one in my ...

What is the best process for applying to college

High school senior. Ready to apply for college. #experience...

#high-school

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Active Nov 27 '18 at 08:45 PM

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Posted by Aaron O.’s Avatar Aaron O.
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Benjamin Adewale | Tax Associate at PwC The first step to take is to first search for school ...

How do I narrow down my options on what career path to follow?

I am a senior in #high-school and have a variety of preferences for education,coaching, and psychology . #career-choice All of my options make me want to take all #career-paths...

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Active Aug 26 '18 at 12:52 PM

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

Is the transition from high school to college difficult?

Was it easy to get the hang of things?...

#high-school

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Active Aug 22 '18 at 03:01 PM

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Posted by Raylee B.’s Avatar Raylee B.
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Rebecka Kenton | Assurance Associate at PwC Hi Raylee, great question!Transitioning between high school and college is a ...

What are some advices for students in high school that are about to head to college?

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Active Aug 22 '18 at 09:12 PM

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Posted by Karina G.’s Avatar Karina G.
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What advice would you give a high school student that has no idea what they would like to major in?

My nephew is about to graduate from high school. His dad is looking to me to offer up some great advice on what he should do. I need some reinforcement. #high-school-students...

#high-school

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Active Aug 29 '18 at 04:05 PM

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Posted by Glinda M.’s Avatar Glinda M.
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Daisy Guerra In my experience many high school students who are graduating are ...

What are things I can do as a freshman in high school to prepare for college?

#freshman # college-preparation...

#high-school

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Active Sep 15 '18 at 03:02 AM

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Posted by Kenneth R.’s Avatar Kenneth R.
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Odina Ellis | Advertising & Marketing Communications Senior at Johnson & ... Hey Kenneth,During freshman year there isn't a lot that counts academically ...

What is a great school it get into for Inter design?

I just starting high school and I kind of know what I want to do. I just need help getting there. I don't know where to start. #high-school...

#college

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Active Aug 22 '18 at 09:13 PM

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Posted by Lauryn C.’s Avatar Lauryn C.
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Is it difficult on you if you don’t take college classes in high school ?

When you’re in college is it harder if you don’t have college level classes in high school? #high-school...

#college

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Active Aug 17 '18 at 01:01 PM

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Posted by Christian H.’s Avatar Christian H.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Determining your career area early on in high school will reduce ...

Is it difficult on you if you don’t take college classes in high school ?

When you’re in college is it harder if you don’t have college level classes in high school? #high-school...

#college

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Active Aug 25 '18 at 05:26 PM

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Posted by Christian H.’s Avatar Christian H.
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Christos Kampouridis | Systems Engineer at Grifols, Former Device Engineer at ... Hi Christian,The best answer I can give you is probably not. ...

Is it difficult on you if you don’t take college classes in high school ?

When you’re in college is it harder if you don’t have college level classes in high school? #high-school...

#college

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Active Nov 05 '18 at 11:52 PM

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Posted by Christian H.’s Avatar Christian H.
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Gwen Hardin, MS, PPS, APCC | School Counselor and Mental Health Clinician Hi Christian,You do not necessarily need to take college level classes ...

How can I decide what is the best Career path for me to pursue?

I'm a sophomore in High school, and my High School opens up many options for it's students to pursue possibilities in careers they may one day want to have. I am very passionate about writing, politics, and culinary arts. Is there a way for me to determine which is the best for me to pursue...

#career-paths #high-school

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Active Aug 28 '18 at 10:36 PM

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Posted by Isabella E.’s Avatar Isabella E.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential You asked a very important question. It all depends upon how ...

What are good internship opportunities for high schoolers who want to be forensic psychiatrists.

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Active Dec 30 '18 at 06:09 PM

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Posted by Emily F.’s Avatar Emily F.
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Simona H | Project Manager Hello Emily,I had never seen such an interesting question.  After reading ...

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