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How do I choose the right major for me?

Hi friends! I'm starting to think about what I want to major in, but I'm feeling really indecisive. How did you all choose your majors? Any advice on how to narrow down my options and find the right fit? Thanks in advance!

9 months ago

Hi there! It's great that you're starting to think about your major. It can be a tough decision, but it's important to find the right fit for you. My child went through the same process not too long ago, and I'll share what helped them. First, they made a list of their interests, passions, and strengths. Then, they researched potential majors that aligned with those areas. It's important to consider what kind of job opportunities and career paths each major might lead to. In addition, they spoke to current college students and professionals in various fields to get a better understanding of what kind of work they might be doing in the future. They also took advantage of their first year in college to explore subjects they were interested in but unsure about, through electives and introductory courses. This allowed them to get a taste of different subjects before committing to a major. Ultimately, it's important to be patient and open-minded. You might discover a major you never even knew existed! Good luck on your journey!

9 months ago

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