Career Questions tagged July20

Ayden D.’s Avatar
Ayden D. Jul 29 38 views

Computer Science Online Learning vs College degree

Since COVID is having an effect on campus learning I was wondering if computer science degrees are absolutely needed or will companies consider self taught or online learning the same when hiring? #career #career-development #college-bound...


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Veronica S. Jul 29 27 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...


Shoshanna V.’s Avatar
Shoshanna V. Jul 29 31 views

How should I approach a teacher with a style of teaching incompatible with my style of learning?

#july20 Many students in the class feel the same as me and we have found YouTube videos to substitute, however if we are just going to teach ourselves, it feels like our time and resources are being misused by the school if the teaching staff is not adjusting to the mass of...

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Shoshanna V. Jul 29 32 views

What type of mentor and research should I pursue?

#july20 I am studying bioengineering and wishing to integrate business into my future as well. What type of mentor and research should I...

Aleksandra B.’s Avatar
Aleksandra B. Jul 29 56 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

Aleksandra B.’s Avatar
Aleksandra B. Jul 29 39 views

How did you know you wanted to pursue a chem/bio PhD?

Currently, I just finished my first year at Northeastern as a Biochemistry major. I have some experience as a research assistant and would like to volunteer in a lab next semester. I am premed, but there is still some time to think about grad school. I am very interested in research as well,...

#chem #july20 #phd #gradschool #biology #research #chemistry #bio

Cloey P.’s Avatar
Cloey P. Jul 28 26 views

Is there a place for chemical oceanography in the aquarium?

I am a rising senior and have thought about different careers to consider. I am interested in going into chemical oceanography, and was wondering if I would be able to work at an aquarium if I pursued this path or not. #july20 #oceanography #chemicaloceanography...


Cloey P.’s Avatar
Cloey P. Jul 28 13 views

Qualifications to Work in a Fish Hatchery

I am a rising senior and one of the careers that I am considering is working in an aquacultured ornamental fish hatchery, or something similar. What should I study for this job and where could I study it? #july20...


Emily S.’s Avatar
Emily S. Jul 28 38 views

Networking with sorority sisters

I was fortunate to pledge a wonderful sorority while on campus and I am now completing my degree online in an apartment far from campus with a different school. What is the best way to stay active as an alum and maintain my sorority contacts? #july20 #college-life...


Emily S.’s Avatar
Emily S. Jul 28 60 views

Balancing work and online classes

I am completing a bachelor’s in healthcare administration online as well as working full time during the day. How many online classes are reasonable to take while working full time? #july20 #time-management...


Chloe T.’s Avatar
Chloe T. Jul 17 55 views

How do I study for the CASPer test?

I am hoping to get into OT grad school. How can I study for the CASPer test? When should I take the test? Is it difficult? may I please have some tips thank you! #july20 #testing #caspertest #grad-school #occupational-therapy #tips...


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Bayan K. Jul 18 52 views
Zamantha F.’s Avatar
Zamantha F. Jul 24 46 views

What is it like being a Bilingual Speech Language Pathologist?

Hi, I am trying to gain more insight on the bilingual aspect in the SLP workplace. I am almost certain that I want to be a bilingual SLP and help service my community, but I am not sure how that would look like. If anyone would like to help me and give me some pros and cons of working primarily...

#language #july20 #slp #speech-pathology #bilingual

Emily S.’s Avatar
Emily S. Jul 26 37 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...


Ellie S.’s Avatar
Ellie S. Jul 27 34 views

How do I balance my passion for the arts and political science at the same time?

I have two passions that I want to continue working and studying in for the rest of my life, and I don't want to have to throw one away. While I know I want my career focus to be in government, I want to keep musical theatre in my life and continue to perform and write like I always have during...


Ellie S.’s Avatar
Ellie S. Jul 27 28 views

How can I apply to universities this summer/fall for political science/government focus, and still show interest in their musical theatre programs and presenting them my performing arts skills during applications?

I am set on studying government, public policy, or international relations in college as I plan to make social activism my future career and run for office one day. However, I also want to study musical theatre and continue my other passion in life without being restricted to only that study....


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olive P. Jul 27 113 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...

#july20 #advice #law-school #july #high-school-students #july2020 #law #experience

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olive P. Jul 26 56 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

Indhu H.’s Avatar
Indhu H. Jul 23 64 views

In a world where passion has been overtaken by gluttony, what do you think is important while finalizing a career choice, money or passion?

Being a indecisive person myself, how can I ensure I take calculated risks in a career I'm passionate about and acquire financial stability and independence. The bitter truth about my career choice is it's low income and I would like to have a perfect work life balance, so how can I make money...

#july20 #life

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Indhu H. Jul 26 68 views

What is the most rewarding moment in your career?

I am a curious person and I was wondering, if a person chooses a career, how are the driven to practice the same routine over and over for a long period of time? I am quite puzzled currently about my career choice and I would like some guidance. So what is that 1 thing which motivates you,...

#career #july20 #life

Emily S.’s Avatar
Emily S. Jul 26 52 views

What is it like being a scientist working for a space agency?

Currently, I am looking into possibly pursuing a science degree and work at a space agency. What kind of work do you do at a space agency like NASA? #astronomy #space #science #july20 #career #astronomer #scientist #nasa...


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Ethan C. Jul 26 75 views

What careers does a law degree unlock?

Other than practice (solicitor or barrister or in-house) and consulting, what other career paths are commonly taken by law graduates? #july20 #law #legal...


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Ethan C. Jul 26 49 views

Is it better to study journalism/communications or Academic subjects to become a Journalist?

So basically, the dilemma here is that I have recently decided to try to become a journalist, and I was wondering if it would be better to do an academic university degree (e.g. international relations, politics etc.) to build a broad foundation of knowledge and then transition to journalism,...

#reporting #july20 #internationalrelations #politics #communications #journalism #career #academicvsvocational

Daniella G.’s Avatar
Daniella G. Jul 25 90 views

Are recruiters looking more into creative (colorful) or formal (black and white) resumes?

I am a current student looking into applying for social media marketing jobs and other positions in the marketing field. I have had submitted my minimalistic creative resume but I have always been curious if one option is better than the other in the eyes of a recruiter. Oh, and how do we know...

#student #marketing #july20 #resume

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Zamantha F. Jul 24 63 views

Graduate school for Speech Language Pathologists

Hi, I am looking for more advice on graduate school for SLP. I was wondering how there are ways to pay for this course of study, as for scholarships and grants offered to pay for most of the tuition. I am located in Chicago, Illinois, so I am not sure if someone would have more information that...

#graduate-school #speech-pathology #july20

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Alice X. Jul 24 62 views

What are the steps of getting into med school and becoming a doctor?

Until recently, I was a chemical engineering student. However, learning on my own through online classes, I realized that it wasn't right for me. I have switched majors and career paths as I am about to go into my senior year. I am now studying to get into med school. The only thing I am...

#medical-school #doctor #july20

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Alice X. Jul 24 88 views

What are some of the less well-known jobs available in healthcare?

Besides being a doctor, nurse, surgeon, etc., what are some other less known jobs in the healthcare industry? What do each of their jobs entail? For some of these jobs, is med school necessary? #july20...