Career Questions tagged Undecided

How did you figure out what the right career path was for you?

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Active Jan 13 at 11:53 PM

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Posted by Cassidy L.’s Avatar Cassidy L.
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Wayne Fonville | Ohio The answers provided so far are excellent since deciding on a ...

What is the best majors to take in college if you are undecided?

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Active Jan 12 at 08:25 PM

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Posted by Charlene O.’s Avatar Charlene O.
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Paul Goetzinger MPA College Advisor | Academic/College Advising Assistance Hi Charlene Selecting a major can be hard, especially if you have ...

Is it okay to go into college undecided?

I've been told by some people that you shouldn't because colleges only take a certain amount of undecided majors, whereas others tell me its completely fine....

#undecided

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Active Nov 04 '18 at 01:27 AM

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Posted by Emily C.’s Avatar Emily C.
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Paul Goetzinger MPA College Advisor | Academic/College Advising Assistance Hi Emily:Yes, it is very acceptable to go to college undecided. ...

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...

#major #college #college-major #college-advice #undecided

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Active Oct 29 '18 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 ...

What are your experiences of going into college undecided?

I'm currently a High School senior and am very much undecided about my future or college major. I plan on going to a local Community College to try to figure out my path. So what are your experiences going in undecided? Should I go the general education route and then transfer to a 4 year...

#collegemajors #undecided

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Active Sep 06 '18 at 10:13 PM

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Posted by Lauren S.’s Avatar Lauren S.
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Bryan Brock | Senior Consultant at AT&T Mobility That is how I entered college--undecided, but I had an idea ...

Do colleges prefer a student with a chosen major or a student who has chosen ‘exploratory’ as their major?

Choosing a major is sometimes difficult to do when you’re still deciding your career, do colleges prefer an applicant who who has a desired major? #major #choosing-a-major...

#undecided

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Active Aug 27 '18 at 12:16 PM

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Posted by Isabell B.’s Avatar Isabell B.

Passion or money?

Just from the question itself many people would have chosen passion. However, my question to that is at what point do you realize that something is your passion? Do you grow attached to the subject? What if what you’re passionate about can’t be done because of expenses, then what? When I say...

#pressure #education #college #undecided

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Active Aug 27 '18 at 01:53 AM

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Posted by Najla K.’s Avatar Najla K.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Getting to know yourself and how your personality traits relate to ...

For someone who doesn’t know what they want or expect from their future, what advice can you give?

I’ve never really had a professional interest in subjects. Yes, I enjoy leaning about the unknown so astronomy and marine biology would seem too of my list but, is that what is meant for me? Though I enjoy the subject, I’m not sure if that’s the path I should be taking. #undecided...

#unknown #biology #astronomy #marine #advice

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Active Oct 01 '18 at 08:36 PM

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Posted by Najla K.’s Avatar Najla K.
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Mario Gonzales | Operating systems deployment expert in Houston, Tx What do you like to do in your free time? What ...

How do you figure out what you want to be in the future?

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Active Aug 21 '18 at 11:43 PM

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Posted by Karina G.’s Avatar Karina G.
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Raymond Knott | Customer Service Supervisor Karina,Start with something that you are very passionate about. Is it ...

Is it not a good idea to go into college undecided?

I'm not sure what I want to do yet, but should I try to figure it out before I start college?...

#undecided

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Active Aug 21 '18 at 11:43 PM

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Posted by Mia S.’s Avatar Mia S.
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Tasha Butler | Training and Development It's ok to go to college undecided but you want to ...

I'm going to college undecided, now what?

How do I know what I want to do? #undecided...

#firstyear

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Active Aug 14 '18 at 11:42 PM

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Posted by Kei B.’s Avatar Kei B.
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Mary Leonard i think this is great - keeping your options open the ...

What if I want to go to college but don't know what to major in?

I have a wide range of interest in many different areas. I have no idea what i would like to major in but i do plan to go to college right out of high school. what path should i take if i am undecided by the time i start applying for colleges? #help #college-major...

#undecided

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Active Jul 31 '18 at 02:22 AM

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Posted by Hanna W.’s Avatar Hanna W.
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Karen Ruggles | Assistant Professor of Digital Art at DeSales University Depending on your situation, I would advise a few different approaches:For ...

Best colleges for undecided majors?

I'm a CareerVillage staff member and I'm posting this because we know that many young people are looking for the answer to this question. This is among the most popular questions searched by youth, and we're hoping you will take a moment to share your response to it. Thank you! #undecided...

#choosing-a-major #college #academic-advising #unsure #college-major

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Active Jul 04 '18 at 08:34 PM

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Posted by Alexandra C.’s Avatar Alexandra C.
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Whitney Vincenti | Admissions Representative at South College A good start if you are undecided in your major is ...
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Stacy Magdaluyo Great question! If you haven't already, I suggest contacting your college's ...

Can I take only general education courses the first couple years of college?

I am unsure about what career I want and am currently debating between going into the education or medical field. I'm thinking about focusing on fulfilling the general education requirements first before going into any specific required classes. If this is possible, what classes should I take...

#picking-classes #general-education-questions #undecided

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Kim Igleheart’s Avatar Jill Crabill’s Avatar Beverly Curl’s Avatar
Active Aug 15 '18 at 12:59 AM

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Posted by Hong An T.’s Avatar Hong An T.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist The college will have a list of general education courses which ...

How do I decide what career I want to choose?

I am finding it very difficult to decide what I want to spend the rest of my life doing, and I would like to know what process others took to find their paths who were as lost as me. #undecided #unsure...

#searching

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Active May 08 '18 at 01:38 PM

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Posted by Mike L.’s Avatar Mike L.
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Daniela Silva | Educational Writer- New Heights Educational Group Hi, Mike!The 5 Step Guide on How To Choose a Career:Source: ...

How does one know what they’re meant to be?

I always get the question on “what do you want to work as?” and my response is always “I’m not sure yet.” Im tired of giving that response and want to truly know what I’m best to specialize in. I’m honestly scared to go to college without having any clue on what I want to be for the rest of my...

#advice #scaredofcollage #undecided

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Active Sep 25 '18 at 11:45 PM

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Posted by Odeth B.’s Avatar Odeth B.
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Jose Bernal | Solutions Manager Odeth, the only advice I can give you is to not ...

Going into college undecided?

I am going into college undecided and it makes me worried that I will not be able to find what major and ultimately what type of job to go into. Is there anything that someone found helpful to find the right path to choosing a fitting major? #undecided #major #job...

#worried

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Active May 22 '18 at 03:16 PM

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Posted by Sarah H.’s Avatar Sarah H.
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Yvonne Koh | RA Experienced Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers Hi Sarah,It is totally okay to not have a major in ...

Do You Think I Should Settle or Do Something I Love?

I've been on the fence as to whether I should pursue something I love for my career, something in the arts like photography and dance, or if I should pursue a career that I can at least put up with so I can support myself enough to be able to do the things I love? I'm torn and I am horrible at...

#dance #photography #settle #art #undecided

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Active Apr 13 '18 at 07:28 PM

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Posted by Bridget W.’s Avatar Bridget W.
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Jennifer Beauchea | Presentation Designer Hi Bridget. Like the above poster said to you, this is ...

What colleges are specialized in helping students who don't quite have a career idea?

#help #colleges Just a little confused and clueless about what I want to do. #undecided #undecided-major...

#college-majors

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Active Aug 12 '18 at 10:54 PM

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Posted by Marco V.’s Avatar Marco V.

What majors are going to be most wanted in the future?

Still #undecided on major. #college-major...

#career

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Active Oct 21 '18 at 04:09 AM

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Posted by Thomas L.’s Avatar Thomas L.
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Betsy Orton | Chief Development Officer at Mi Escuelita Hi Thomas, there are lots of majors that will be in ...

What is the highest title in the Accounting field?

I am undecided in my major, but I am strongly considering Accounting and becoming a CPA. I want to know if that position would be the highest position I could acquire. #job-promotion #job-rankings #accounting #cpa #accountant #undecided #need-this-scholarship #broke...

#independently-funding-my-education #help

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Christina Li’s Avatar Brendon Howell’s Avatar Kim Wyatt, CPA’s Avatar John Verderese’s Avatar
Active Jun 01 '18 at 05:23 PM

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Posted by Julia S.’s Avatar Julia S.
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Christina Li | Assurance Associate at PwC Majoring in accounting and being a CPA at a Big Four ...

Are there jobs in the Hospitality Management field that don't require working weekends?

I have worked in the Hospitality field for many years. However, the majority of my time worked has taken place on the weekends. I know that I want to have a family, and I don't want to be working on weekends. #family #hospitality #hospitality-management #undecided #need-this-scholarship #broke...

#independently-funding-my-education #help

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Active Apr 03 '18 at 06:35 PM

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Posted by Julia S.’s Avatar Julia S.
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Ajay Yagnik | Consulatant - Hospitality Industry Julia,It is the fact that when the world go on vacation, ...

How and where would I find internships specific to the career fields I'm interested in?

I've been interested in both the law and medical fields for a long time now. I've been debating between becoming things like a pediatrician or family physician, a detective, private investigator, or crime scene investigator/forensics. All of these specific fields would take a lot of schooling...

#undecided

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Active Mar 31 '18 at 03:15 AM

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Posted by Shaila O.’s Avatar Shaila O.
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Michael Garcellano, MBA | HR | Healthcare Administration | Military Veteran This is a very good question and good job on wanting ...

What’s the best route for college education?

College is expensive yet rewarding. Should I rack up the debt and experience the college life or should I hold back and take the cheapest route to achieve my future career? #undecided #university-applications...

#college

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Active Oct 01 '18 at 06:16 PM

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Posted by Ethan I.’s Avatar Ethan I.
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Paul Gullatte | Senior Compliance Associate Who says it has to be one or the other? Why ...

NP or CRNA?

If one wants to further their education in the field of nursing, which specialty is best? As a nurse practitioner (NP), you’re able to diagnose and treat patients like a doctor but at a lower salary. As certified nurse anesthetist (CRNA), you are able to administer anesthesia like an...

#medicine #med #nurse #undecided

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Active May 01 '18 at 03:31 AM

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Posted by Ethan I.’s Avatar Ethan I.
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Willy Reyes | Physical Therapist Hi Ethan! Both these career are very rewarding but my advice ...

How do you know if you have found yor dreamed career?

I love science but I also love writing short stories and sometimes I wonder if I will ever regret not choosing English as my major. I love biology and everything that involves it but how do you know if you are making the correct decision?...

#undecided

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Ashish Malhotra’s Avatar Carol Walker’s Avatar
Active Mar 17 '18 at 11:39 PM

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Posted by Andrea G.’s Avatar Andrea G.
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Ashish Malhotra | Author Hello dear, very good question.When you will fall in love with ...

If I chose finance as my major, how difficult would it be if I decided to later pursue medical or law school?

I have many interests, and I am still somewhat undecided. I want to keep my options open, but I don't know if I would be able to pursue more than one interest in college. Thank you. #undecided #medicine #finance...

#choosing-a-major

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Active Dec 25 '18 at 03:32 AM

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Posted by Atiya H.’s Avatar Atiya H.
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Hwal Lee | PA-S Atiya, You can apply to medical schools with any undergraduate major, ...

Should I say yes to my dream school?

So my dream school is the University of South Florida. However, I have not received any money from them. I'm not getting any money from FAFSA, and I haven't won any scholarships yet. But I still want to go their with everything in me. Should I just hope I win a lot of scholarships and just say...

#whattodo #dreamschool #undecided #gobulls

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Active Mar 12 '18 at 10:28 PM

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Posted by Adriana C.’s Avatar Adriana C.
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Jared Chung | Founder at CareerVillage.org To Adriana: Congrats on getting your dream school! Awesome!!! So happy ...

how do I decide which major i should go for in college ?

I'm stuck between two majors which are History or psychology. I'm having a hard time deciding because I don't if i'm fit to be a Teacher/professor or is it just that I'm really interested in the subject. Also as to psychology I'm unsure on how that major can be the gate way to different jobs...

#undecided #college-major

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Active Jan 29 '18 at 03:08 PM

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Posted by farah T.’s Avatar farah T.
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JENNA ZEBROWSKI | Bilingual JD/MBA with compliance and regulatory experience and ... You don't have to decide on a major the moment you ...

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