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Where did you go to college and what degree did you major in?

I'm trying to get details about being a Medical Administrative Assistant. I want to know if I need to go to college and what degree I should major in. #college #healthcare...

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Active Dec 08 at 02:01 AM

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Posted by Edalene J.’s Avatar Edalene J.
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Hwal Lee | PA-S Edalene,I got me bachelor's degree in sports and health sciences from ...

What degrees do I need to be a physical therapist?

I'm a junior in high school, and I've been considering physical therapy as a career choice. However, I don't know what college classes I should take or what I should major in. #physical-therapist #physical-therapy #physical #therapy #psychology #school #medicine #college...

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Active Nov 07 at 04:58 AM

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Posted by Linzie P.’s Avatar Linzie P.
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Brendon Larsen, PTA | Physical Therapist Assistant & Academic Mentor Great question Linzie. To become a physical therapist, you'll need a ...

Is there still a lot of sexism in STEM fields?

I was wondering because I'm female and I want to major in chemistry so I want to be prepared. Female opinions only please:) #stem #chemistry...

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Active Nov 01 at 03:58 PM

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Posted by Skylar W.’s Avatar Skylar W.
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Jennifer Paschal | Senior Specialist - Technical Process/Quality at AT&T Hi Skylar! This is an interesting question to think about. It ...

Can I change my major in college?

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Active Nov 26 at 01:46 AM

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Posted by iris H.’s Avatar iris H.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Hi Iris!Yes, you can change your major. But, the longer you ...
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Paul Goetzinger MPA College Advisor | Academic/College Advising Assistance Hi Paige:This is my professional opinion, but you might look at ...

what should you major in if u wanna go for premed?

like should it be molecular biology or something else?...

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Active Nov 03 at 08:11 PM

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Posted by Layne M.’s Avatar Layne M.
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Paul Goetzinger MPA College Advisor | Academic/College Advising Assistance Hi Layne:There are several possible options you can investigate regarding taking ...

What are some good jobs or majors that would be good for someone who likes organizing?

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Active Oct 28 at 01:41 PM

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Posted by Emily C.’s Avatar Emily C.
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Jono Anzalone | Global Disaster Response & Relief Partnerships and Special ... Hi there Emily,A great question! There are so many career and ...

How do I overcome the fear that I won't be good at any major that I pick in college?

I'm a senior in high school and a lot of my friends know what they are going to college for but I can't even decide a certain field because I'm worried I won't be good at anything. What can help me get over this? #major #college-advice...

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Active Nov 27 at 08:58 PM

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Posted by Emily C.’s Avatar Emily C.
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Jacob Schwarber | Assurance Associate Hi, Emily,I echo the points Abby made. I'd also like to ...

Is it worth it becoming a biology major?

-Job opportunities -Salary -Business Development -Enjoyment of field #biology #science #major #college-major...

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Active Dec 05 at 08:10 PM

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Posted by Kevin B.’s Avatar Kevin B.
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Molly MacLeod, PhD | Science Communications at Pfizer Short answer: yes, if you love biology and want to learn ...

When making a list, how many majors do you want to keep in mind?

I have many aspirations, each completely different from another. It's hard for me to make a decision because they all have or don't have something that another major does. I would think that narrowing it down would be best when picking a college but....I don't know. I guess you should be...

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Active Oct 29 at 07:45 PM

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Posted by Lauren L.’s Avatar Lauren L.
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Paul Goetzinger MPA College Advisor | Academic/College Advising Assistance Hi Lauren:In the past, when I have reviewed majors with my ...

Is it hard to change majors?

I know many people who have changed their major multiple times and I have a strong feeling I might be the same when I go to college. My only concern is that if it is too hard to switch majors, it will affect me in a big way. I don't know too much about college but I do know you have to declare...

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Active Nov 27 at 09:48 PM

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Posted by Lauren L.’s Avatar Lauren L.
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Kristin Crowe | Learning & Development Manager at PwC Hi Lauren -As others mentioned, changing majors can be challenging - ...

Any advice on how to choose a college major that is right for you?

I am coming up on my junior year in college, and I still don't know what my major should be. I have changed it around 3 times, from computer science to engineering to product design, and I am having trouble finding a major that interests me and sticking to it! I feel like I have wasted so much...

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Active Nov 06 at 03:08 PM

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Posted by Kayla S.’s Avatar Kayla S.
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Kayla Rietveld | Senior Financial Analyst at Hewlett Packard Enterprise Check to see if your school offers externship opportunities. Some universities ...

How do I know if my major choice is right for me?

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Active Oct 26 at 05:01 PM

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Posted by Hannah S.’s Avatar Hannah S.
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Abby Lasky | Instructional Designer Hi Hannah. Choosing a major can be a difficult task; I ...

How does having a finance major help you in the real life

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Active Nov 13 at 04:15 AM

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Posted by Devin L.’s Avatar Devin L.
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Ani Rekulapalli, ASA | Manager, Deals - Tangible Asset Valuation at PwC ... Finance has multiple fields in it such as Plain Finance and ...

Does a finance major do mostly

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Active Oct 27 at 03:57 PM

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Posted by Devin L.’s Avatar Devin L.
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Bob Gallagher | Forensic Services Partner at PwC I'm sorry but it looks like your question was cut off. ...
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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting IF your long-term goal is to be a medical examiner (pathologist ...
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Nancy Hamp, MA | IOrganizational Leadership • Assessment and Interviewing • Educational ... Hi, Brianna,Grades are the most important thing when applying to medical ...

What would be the best major for Occupational Therapy?

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Active Oct 18 at 11:49 AM

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Posted by Maryah J.’s Avatar Maryah J.
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Angelina Costa | Occupational Therapist Registered/Licensed in the state of Massachusetts Some schools have an OT major, so double check that. If ...

How do I know if my major is the right choice for me?

I have always been passionate about athletics, and helping others. I have chosen athletic training because that fits my interests; However, how do I know that's the right decision for me? I have a lot of interests, and I'm just worried about choosing the wrong major? Do I go in undeclared? I...

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Active Oct 31 at 12:22 AM

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Posted by Savana J.’s Avatar Savana J.
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Abby Lasky | Instructional Designer Hi Savana. I understand the concern around selecting a major as ...
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Ian Sarad | Fermentation Scientist The short answer is yes.Studying biology is hard. You have to ...

How do I find out what college is best for me if I don't know what I'm going to major in?

A good way to know which college is the best choice for you is to know what major you're going into. Since I am still unsure, I don't know whether or not the college I choose will end up being the best choice for my future career when I decide, help? #college #career...

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Active Oct 27 at 05:15 PM

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Posted by Julia S.’s Avatar Julia S.
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John Cline | Channels Specialist at Google Hey Julia, The first, and more simple answer, is that there ...

Can I major in STEM without being good at math?

I'm not very good at math but biomedical engineering sounds very interesting to me. Should I pursue this major? #engineering #math #stem #major #computer #college #biomedical...

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Active Oct 08 at 07:57 PM

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Posted by Payton B.’s Avatar Payton B.
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Douglas Lemmo, P.E. | Consultant, Owner at Power Generation Consulting Services Hi Payton,Probably not, but I do not know enough about you ...

What is the hardest/most competitive major at STEM-focused colleges?

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Active Oct 08 at 12:27 PM

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Posted by Elizabeth G.’s Avatar Elizabeth G.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential It really does not matter what school you attend, as the ...
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Katie Manderson | Ombudsman/Mediator/Facilitator/EEO/Employee Relations It really depends on what you want to do in the ...

Would it be more beneficial to obtain a minor or double major?

I am a currently biochemistry student and I am very indecisive in my career path. I want to ultimately research and help in the process of creating medicines and treatments to disorders, but I also want to study genetics and cancer stem research. So, I have decided to either undertake a minor...

#biology #genetics #science #double-major #major #college-major #college #molecular #minor

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Active Sep 27 at 06:12 PM

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Posted by Monica G.’s Avatar Monica G.
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Shameka Anderson 1st off GREAT JOB on attending college in the 1st place!!! ...

What basics do I need to take? I want to be a physician assistant

I am a senior in high school I am doing English 101 and plan on doing English 102 next semester and bio 101 next semester as well. What other basics do I need to take for my science major? Thank you! #basics #science...

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Active Sep 25 at 11:47 PM

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Posted by Erica H.’s Avatar Erica H.
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Alexandra Phanord | Solution manager Congratulations on your achievement. Some classes I would recommend if you ...

What are the standard classes everyone has to take?

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Active Sep 18 at 06:01 PM

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Posted by Taylor R.’s Avatar Taylor R.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential That varies depending upon your major career area of interest. It ...
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Marilyn Balke-Lowry | Artist/Owner at Imaginart; Director of College Guidance Consultants, ... Hi,Look for schools that have a strong journalism/mass media program. Get ...

What is the best major to major in college ? If aiming for a future job as a surgeon.

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Active Nov 14 at 05:47 PM

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Posted by Sebal A.’s Avatar Sebal A.
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Rohan Kshirsagar | Data Scientist The best major is the one you're more interested and motivated ...

What do I need to major in if I want to be a pharmacist?

For the sake of saving money, I want to go to my local community college for the first two years and then transfer to a four-year institution. However, my community college doesn't offer a pharmaceutical science major. I am considering going to an out-of-state community college but it'd just...

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Active Sep 04 at 06:54 PM

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Posted by Gabriela M.’s Avatar Gabriela M.
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Bill Billson Chemistry and/or biology.  Most of pharmacology studies are learned in graduate ...

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