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How do I determine my college major?

Hi guys, I'm a junior and I'm starting to think about what I want to study in college. How did you decide on your major, and what factors should I consider when making this decision? Any advice would be super helpful!

10 months ago

Hey there! It's great that you're already thinking about your college major. When my child was in your shoes, we considered a few factors. First, think about what subjects you're passionate about and excel in. It's important to choose something that genuinely interests you, as it'll make studying and working in that field more enjoyable. Second, think about your career goals and how a particular major might help you achieve them. Research different professions and the typical majors associated with them to see what aligns with your aspirations. Third, consider talking to people working in fields you're interested in. They can give you insights into the day-to-day responsibilities and challenges of their jobs, which can help you decide if it's a good fit for you. Finally, remember that it's common for college students to change their major, so don't stress too much about making the perfect decision right away. Good luck!

10 months ago

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