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How does applying undecided affect my chances of admission?

Hi all! I'm not sure what I want to major in yet, so I'm considering applying to college as an undecided student. Will this hurt my chances of admission? How should I approach my application if I'm undecided? I'm a little bit stressed about this. Thanks for any help!

10 months ago

Hey there! I can understand your concern, but don't worry too much. Applying as an undecided major won't necessarily hurt your chances of admission. In fact, many colleges understand that it's common for high school students to be uncertain about their major. Just make sure to research the schools you're applying to and their policies on undecided students, as some colleges might have specific requirements or advice for those applying undecided. When it comes to your application, focus on showcasing your strengths, passions, and experiences. You can mention that you have diverse interests and haven't yet settled on a specific major, but you're excited to explore various fields of study in college. Emphasize the skills you've gained from your high school experiences, and how they'll help you succeed in college, regardless of your major. It's also a good idea to discuss your goals for college, such as personal growth, intellectual development, or career preparation. This will demonstrate your commitment to making the most of your college experience even if you haven't chosen a major yet. Good luck with your applications!

10 months ago

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