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What should I consider when choosing a major?

Hi guys! As a junior in high school, I'm starting to think about what I want to study in college. I have a few interests, but I'm not sure which major would be the best fit for me. What factors should I consider when choosing a major? Thanks for any advice!

11 months ago

Hi there! It's great that you're already thinking about your major early on. When choosing a major, it's essential to consider your passions, strengths, and career goals. Reflect on the subjects you enjoy the most and the ones you excel in. It's always easier to stay motivated when you're genuinely interested in the material you're studying. Also, consider your future job prospects and whether the major you choose will lead to a field with a stable job market. It's crucial to balance your passion for a subject with realistic expectations for employment after graduation. Don't forget to research the colleges you're interested in to see if they have strong programs in the areas you're considering. Lastly, be open to the idea of changing your major once you start college. Many students end up discovering new interests and switching majors after they've had a chance to explore different subjects. Best of luck in your college journey!

11 months ago

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