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DestinyCodman2 . Feb 07, 2012 1267 views

Other than being a teacher or working in a daycare are there any other jobs that involve working with kids?

I enjoy working with kids but don't want to be a teacher or work in a day care, i would like to know if there are any other careers/jobs i can do to work with kids?...

children

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TalayaJ_af13 . Mar 28, 2013 1409 views

As A Social Worker What Are The Different Career Options?

I want to know if it's possible to be a family therapist as a social worker? social-work...

family-therapy

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RS P. Mar 12, 2014 1501 views
Yvonne B.’s Avatar
Yvonne B. Mar 24, 2015 740 views

is there a wide field of majors other than psychology and sociology that can lead me to social work?

Im asking this question because as of right now I'm not sure what I want to major in exactly because as of right now I like psychology, sociology,social work and criminology. psychology social-work sociology...

social-worker

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Evelyn G. Oct 18, 2015 4517 views

Sociology and Criminal Justice - Double majoring? Good or bad?

Would it be wise to double major in both sociology and criminal justice? I am a senior, and I am interested in both areas. college-major criminal-justice...

sociology

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Joana R. Mar 20, 2016 1131 views

What jobs are there for sociology majors?

I want to major in Sociology but I don't know what jobs are there for it? Does it work for social work? college major work social...

sociology

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Morrigan M. Apr 15, 2016 848 views

How many years of college do you need to complete to become a social worker?

I'm a sophomore in high school and I am interested in becoming a social worker because I want to work with children and give back. Do you need to get your bachelor's and your master's or just your bachelor's? Also what is it like to be a social worker? social-work high-school social-worker...

sophomore

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Anina H. May 02, 2016 2754 views

What is the best part about being a social worker?

Hi! My name is Anina and I'm a high school senior interning at CareerVillage. I have a fellow classmate who wants to become a social worker. I've heard that it's a "thankless" job. Why would they want to do it? What makes the job worth it?...

social-work

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Alyssa A. May 04, 2016 779 views

What can you do with a Bachelor's Degree in social work?

Hi, I want to be a social worker but I'm not sure if I want to get a Master's Degree or not. Is getting a Master's worth the extra schooling?...

social-work

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Megan J. May 06, 2016 1508 views

Is it possible to graduate from nursing school and pursue a career other than hospital nursing?

I am enrolled at Liberty University for fall 2016 and am hoping to get into their nursing program. My mom is a nurse and has done hospital nursing for many years. I see that it is long hours and physically draining. I love helping people and really want to pursue this path but, if it's an...

registered-nurses nursing nurse-management nurse-practitioner

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Landon T. May 06, 2016 699 views

At what point during one's college experience should they select a major?

I will be entering college this spring, and like many people I am currently undecided as to what I want to major in. I know that this is not unusual, but what I do not know is at what point it is best to make the decision. At what times did others choose their majors? How did it work out?...

college-major career-choice college

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Calvin K. May 09, 2016 1097 views

Should I minor in a subject?

How much of a benefit (in terms of career) does a minor give in addition to a major? Do people with minors have major advantages over those who don't? Is a minor recommended? college university major...

majors-and-minors

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Courtney B. May 10, 2016 1209 views

What advice would you offer to someone who isn't exactly 100% sure what type of career they want to pursue?

I know some interests I have, and possible careers I may be interested in, but I'm not quite sure how to decide or figure out which path is the right one for me. career career-path career-paths undecided...

career-plan

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Abigail S. May 10, 2016 824 views

How is a bachelor of science degree different from a bachelor of the arts degree?

I always see both but no one has ever said the differences to me. Is one of them more focused on the science aspect? college student degree...

majors

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Abigail S. May 10, 2016 698 views

What are some ways that I can get more money for college?

I'm enrolled in a liberal arts college for the fall and it is pretty pricey! I have a little bit over half of my tuition paid for by the scholarships that my school has given me.. I have only heard back from one of the scholarships in my area that I have applied for. I have cerebral palsy so it...

college disability scholarships money disabilities

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Calvin K. May 11, 2016 794 views

How closely related are jobs in the field of Sociology to jobs in Psychology?

They seem to deal with similar subject matter, so I'm wondering if that also means that occupations in the two fields also overlap, and if so, how much? psychology jobs careers...

sociology

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Deana A. May 11, 2016 1176 views

What can I do as a high school senior to prepare for majoring in social work?

I plan to pursue a bachelor's and master's degree in social work. Are there any specific steps you can give me that will give me an edge during my senior year? Do you have any advice for someone who plans on majoring in social work? Thank you! psychology social-work...

senior

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Maggie C. May 12, 2016 802 views

How valuable is a Master's in Social Work? A Bachelor's degree? A PhD?

I am considering a Social Work major or a Psychiatric major. Nearing the end of senior year (high school)? career-choice...

social-work

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Katherine K. May 13, 2016 738 views
Jordan S.’s Avatar
Jordan S. May 13, 2016 741 views

What's the best way to get ready to be a social worker?

I am getting to start college and I would like to now how to be prepared for this career. college-major social-work...

college-jobs

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Brett B. May 13, 2016 659 views

What are good ways to build the best resume to impress employers?

I just graduated college and will be trying to continue school and I want to know good ways to build up my resume so it will be impressive to employers. professional graduate resume...

employment

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Nora O. May 17, 2016 772 views

Do social workers really not make any money?

I want to be a social worker but everyone says social workers don't make any money. social...

worker

Belen B.’s Avatar
Belen B. May 18, 2016 2595 views

With a sociology degree, can you become a social worker?

The college I applied to did not have social work for bachelor's degree and so I decided to take sociology. However, many people are saying it does not connect to social work. Is that true? career science degree social-work work...

sociology

Natalie K.’s Avatar
Natalie K. May 19, 2016 658 views

Is studying abroad a good idea?

Is studying abroad a good idea? Do you think it makes it harder to graduate on...

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Kivan J. May 19, 2016 536 views

Would a degree in Psychology or Social Work be for suitable for me if I am looking to counsel individuals and becoming a life coach?

I am in the process of transferring to a four year college, but I do not know which route to go. I've always had the passion to speak to people about their problems and find their true potential. Aside from counseling, I also have a dream of becoming a Life Coach. I know that both of these...

social-work life-coach psychology

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Valentina D. May 19, 2016 678 views

Would it be bad to get a bachelor's degree at a state college instead of a university?

I live about 20 minutes away from a state college that offers a bachelor's degree in Biology. That is what I plan to major in regardless of what school I to attend. I would rather go to a state college because I can live at home and I will save about 40,000 dollars, if I attend the state...

advising counselor advisory-boards academic-advisor

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jane D. May 19, 2016 581 views

Do companies look at undergrad degrees if you already have a graduate degree?

I'm a psyc major and i want to do social work for my graduate school. Would this have any affect? psychology graduate-school social-work work...

social

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Terrie B. May 20, 2016 481 views

Counselors

I like helping people and I love to give advice so I thought about being a high school counselor or something along those lines would be a career path for me. I just don't know what a counselor would major/minor in or the process it takes to become one. Anyone who knows anything would be a huge...

counselor high-school

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Aubrey D. May 21, 2016 514 views

Are there a lot of available jobs for people who major in sociology?

I feel like it is a very underpaid career to pursue but there may be some benefits in it and I want to know what those benefits may...

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Verona L. May 21, 2016 764 views

How can I avoid taking out loans?

About to be a freshman in college, but I do not want to fall into debt. student students financial-aid student-loans...

loans