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How do you attempt to get internships if you're not completely sure about your major or area of interest?

Internships can be vital to getting jobs down the road, but in college if you're not a 100% sure about your major, what internships do you/can you apply to #internships...

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Active May 21 at 20:57

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Posted by Katharine M.
Jillian L. | Experienced Assurance Associate at PwC A lot of companies understand that students are still exploring and ...

Are those with just a bachelor's degree in Business as able to get jobs as those with a master's degree?

I am a college student planning on changing my major to Business but I have not decided which specific area to study. I am asking this question to see if working for a master's degree would be more beneficial for the student. #business...

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:24

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Posted by Jennifer T.
Horatiu G. Stefan | Corporate / Start-up Executive and Entrepreneur A Bachelor's in a good start and positions you well for ...

Is it worth it to switch schools in a college if you're already a few semesters in?

My college has different schools for different kinds of majors, each with different requirements. If I'm already a few semesters into one school and have all prerequisite classes done,is it worth it to switch to another school to change my major? #college-advice...

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Active Apr 16 at 13:54

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Posted by Hannah C.
Jacob Schwarber | Assurance Associate Hi, Hannah,That is a tough choice. Honestly, only you understand the ...

What would I major in, when I take an undergraduate course to become a prosecutor in the U.S in the future? Thank you so much for your help x

i was wondering so i could get a better guide on the choice of my major and minor #choosing-a-major...

#prosecutor

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Active Apr 03 at 12:02

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Posted by Bella J.

How do I decide on a major?

I don't know for sure what I want to do. I know I love animals, but I don't know a specific thing. #choosing-a-major...

#college-major

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Active May 21 at 11:03

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Posted by Lexi M.
Furgencio Herrera | Marketing & Sales Account Manager at Verizon Def. a lot to look into, it's best to talk to ...

How do I choose my major that I will acquire a succesful career in?

I currently can't decide if the major I am choosing will result in a good career or whether I should change my major. #college-major...

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:50

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Posted by Karla R.
Stephanie Murnen | Sr. Manager, Surgical Gloves Marketing at Cardinal Health http://www.kiplinger.com/slideshow/college/T012-S001-best-college-majors-for-your-career-2016-2017/index.html http://www.thinkadvisor.com/2016/05/09/30-best-paying-college-majors-2016 https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2016/08/the-best-degrees-for-the-jobs-of-the-future While I always recommend majoring in something you ...

How do I decide on my college major?

I can't set my mind on a college major, I'm trying to decide between engineer and dentistry, but my options are too broad. I'm just filled with uncertainties. #choosing-a-major #dentistry...

#engineering

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Active Sep 04 '17 at 17:13

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Posted by Hung N.
Steven Bornfeld | Owner, Mark and Steven Bornfeld DDS Are you currently an undergraduate student? If so, how far along ...

How do I decide on a Major?

I'm going to college in the fall and I have no idea what I should major in. #college-major #choosing-a-major...

#college

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Active Jan 16 at 08:09

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Posted by Colin P.

How do I know what type of major is best for me as a high schooler?

I am a junior in high school and am looking at colleges. I want to pursue medicine but I want to know how people choose the major that suites them the most. I feel like medicine does but I'm not sure. #college-bound #choosing-a-major...

#medicine

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Active Feb 07 at 21:36

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Posted by Sreshta V.
Rafael Lugo, MD, FACS | General surgeon at Houston Methodist Hospital I think your options are to find a discipline within the ...

What majors/minors are required to even be a psychologist/therapist?

I have heard many answers to this one. I was told by one source that sociology, but then told by another that sociology is a broad term that only refers to a group of majors that may specialize in psychology. I know I definitively need psychology under my belt, but other than that I'm lost....

#choosing-a-major #therapy #psychology

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Active Mar 25 at 14:49

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Posted by Christopher R.
Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting To perform therapeutic interventions AND call yourself a psychologist you must ...

I’m starting college in the fall, and am unsure what I want to major in. What’s the best way to figure out which major is right for me?

I do well in all my classes but none of them stand out to me as something I want a career in. #choosing-a-major #college-major...

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Active Jan 31 at 21:53

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Posted by Emma S.
Ellen Rosenthal | Retired Art Teacher at Fairfax County Public Schools Good question Emma, and you are not alone. Many young people ...

How do you choose the right major for you?

I've heard that many people change their major once they enter college, so I want to know more about how to choose a major to begin with. #choosing-a-major #college-major...

#college

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Active May 17 at 16:28

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Posted by Annette G.
Elizabeth S | Experienced Associate (Assurance) Hi Annette, A great way to find a major is to ...

How should I go about making my own major if my school does not have a make a major program? The program I want is a subset of another Major.

I want to focus on entrepreneurship, but that is a subcategory of the Mareting. #college-major #majors...

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Active May 30 at 01:52

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Posted by Ryan W.
Ria Jagasia | Academic Consultant at AIC Education Since entrepreneurship is a subset on the marketing major, you may ...

Do I need a concentration or minor in college to be competitive for jobs?

Hi! My name is Anina and I'm a high school senior interning at CareerVillage. Now that many of my classmates are planning their futures at their chosen colleges, rumors are abounding about the usefulness of concentrations, minors, and even double majors. Do they really help boost your resume,...

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Active Mar 07 at 10:53

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Posted by Anina H.
Nancy Hamp, MA | Organizational Leadership • Assessment and Interviewing • Educational ... Anina,The job market is so hot for Computer Science graduates that ...

Chemistry vs Chemical Engineering

What are the pros and cons for majoring in each? How to choose one over the other? What jobs can I pursue with each? Can I switch from each? How? Graduate options? Any other advice on choosing one as a major. #chemical-engineering #chemistry #choosing-a-major #chemicals...

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Active Aug 25 '17 at 21:30

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Posted by Wrayzene W.
Michael Trocchia PE, CPIM | Supply Chain Director Chemists work on a lab scale, Chemical Engineers work on an ...

Does your major and minor have to be similar in nature?

Thinking about choosing a minor in a different field as my major. #college-minor #college-major #college...

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Active Dec 08 '17 at 21:54

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Posted by Devetra C.
Lakeshia King | Tax Associate at PwC That's a great question! Your major and minor do not have ...

What is the best major for someone who wants to be an orthodontist?

I am a junior in high school and am looking into majors. I already know that I want to become an orthodontist, but I am not sure if I should choose a STEM major with a Humanities/Social Science minor or a Humanities/Social Science major and a STEM major? Also, what are good combinations of...

#choosing-a-major #college-minor #orthodontist #college-major #dentistry

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Active Apr 16 at 12:18

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Posted by Rae M.

I am interested in Computer Science. However, there are many directions you can go within that major. How should I narrow my major down to be more specific?

Trying to determine best major/minor or combination to give me the most career opportunities and flexibility. #information-technology #computer-science #choosing-a-major...

#choosing-a-career

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Active Feb 05 at 22:36

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Posted by Ayden D.
Daniel Moy | Google Software Engineer I would advocate not specializing too much in undergraduate. Get a ...

How often do people change their majors?

I think that I know what I want to study in college, but I'm worried that I'm going to change my mind once I actually start college, and that I won't be able to change. Is it hard for people to change their majors, and how many people actually do it? #college-major #choosing-a-major...

#academic-advising #changing-majors #college

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Active Jun 06 at 13:23

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Posted by Victoria S.
Haylie Altansukh | Management Consulting Senior Associate There is absolutely nothing wrong with changing your major in college. ...

Whats better- double majoring or getting a major and a minor

I'm going into the computer science major but I was wondering if it would be smart to take up a second major or to just get a minor in another interest. I know taking on a second major means a lot more workload but it also looks a lot better to employers. Just wondering what the smartest...

#choosing-a-major #major #college #college-minor

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Active Jan 21 at 14:05

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Posted by Gabriel H.

Can I major in Public Relations while also following the pre-med track to become a doctor

I am currently a senior and I'm in the process of deciding my major for college. I definitely know that I would like to become a doctor, so following the Pre-Med track is a given but what I've come to realize is that I also enjoy Public relations. So, my question is can I major in public...

#choosing-a-major #biology #public-relations #college-major

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Active Apr 11 at 07:16

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Posted by fatema S.
Rick Sheehy | Marketing & Brand Communications Expert Who Builds Messages ... I have run into all types of people who work in ...

Should I choose a college specifically because it is strong in a specific major even if I am not certain that I want to pursue that major?

I am thinking of studying business as an undergraduate and some colleges have strong business programs but are otherwise average in quality of education. If I am not confident that I will pursue this route, should I choose a college like that to attend? #college-major #college-bound...

#choosing-a-major #undergraduate

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Active Apr 04 at 13:21

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Posted by Amy Z.
Rachel Chace | AmeriCorps Urban Education Fellow, TutorCorps <span style="background-color: transparent;">Collegeboard.org is a great resource for this! I poured ...

How did you narrow down your options of what you would study after high school?

I am a senior in high school, and I am trying to narrow down my options of what field I would like to study when I go to college next fall. I enjoy math and science. I had always viewed my options as going into the medical field or becoming a math or P.E. teacher. I am involved in sports and...

#choosing-a-major #college #college-major

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Active May 09 at 09:15

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Posted by Olivia D.
Julia Allen-Pi'ilani | Technology Consultant at PwC Great question, Olivia! I see you've already gotten some great advice ...

What can I do with a Mathematics Major besides teaching?

I was wondering if I should major in mathematics, but I would not like to become a teacher or professor. #teacher #mathematics...

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Active Nov 03 '17 at 15:24

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Posted by Kenny M.
Joe Bobay | Associate at Pricewaterhouse Coopers Public Sector An important thing to note is which sort of Mathematics degree ...

What majors are good for people who want to become doctors?

I am a high school senior and am deciding on a major. I know I want to work as either a doctor or a surgeon but am not sure whether to study under biochemistry, microbiology, or something else. #medicine #major #college-major #choosing-a-major...

#doctor

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Active Mar 05 at 15:19

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Posted by Bellissima A.
Kukee Patel | Student at University of Alabama at Birmingham If you not sure, you can major in biology and minor ...

How do you pick a college when you don't know what to major in?

I have so many friends who have already figured out what they're going to do with their life and their college reflects that. They want to go to schools with the best nursing department or with a strong accounting department etc. I know I want to go to college but I feel it's hard when I'm not...

#choosing-a-major #college #choose-a-college #college-major

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Active Apr 04 at 13:20

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Posted by Kierstyn P.
Amit Kapadia | Financial Analyst Hi Kierstyn! Your question is very valid and applies to many ...

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...

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Active Mar 14 at 00:05

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Posted by Atiya H.

Should I consider changing my wildlife/conservation biology major if I am bad at math?

I want to pursue a degree in conservation biology or wildlife biology, and have been told by previous professionals that I should keep my grades up in science math classes. While I enjoy and excel in my science classes, I am not as good at math. I am able to maintain an A or high B in all math...

#wildlife-biology #wildlife-conservation #stemcareers #choosing-a-major #stem

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Active Mar 25 at 13:48

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Posted by Jazmin L.
Souxsie Campbell | Sr. Graphic Designer at PricewaterhouseCoopers Hi Jazmin, I totally understand your predicament around math, I too ...

How do you pick the right major for yourself?

I've been debating for the longest time whether to do Speech Pathology, Natural Sciences, or do Pre-Med. I'm interested in all of them to the same extent, but am not sure how to choose one #medicine #speech-language-pathology #science...

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Active Jun 01 at 04:49

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Posted by Anued H.
Ria Jagasia | Academic Consultant at AIC Education If you are considering pre-med and do see that as a ...

Double Majoring

I hear that going to college for one major can be difficult enough. Isn't two better than one? If I wanted to pursue a career in business and law, could I major in both to be competitive within the professional field, or, should I major in business and minor in law? I feel that earning two...

#majors #choosing-a-major #double-major #college-major

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Active May 24 at 04:59

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Posted by Chloe W.
Ria Jagasia | Academic Consultant at AIC Education If you are very passionate about two different fields, I would ...

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