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How do I decide on a major before applying to college?

Hi! I'm in the process of applying to colleges, but I'm still unsure about what major to choose. Can you offer any guidance on how to decide on a major before submitting my applications? Thank you!

10 months ago

Hey there! Choosing a major can be a pretty big decision, but I can offer some tips that might help you figure things out. First, think about your interests and passions. What subjects do you enjoy the most in school? Do you have any hobbies or extracurricular activities that you're passionate about? These can be great starting points for narrowing down potential majors. Next, consider your career goals. If you have a specific job or field in mind, look into what degrees are typically required or helpful for that career path. It's also a good idea to research the job market and potential salaries for different majors, as this can help you make a more informed decision. Lastly, don't be afraid to explore! Many colleges allow students to take various courses in their first year or two before officially declaring a major, so you might find that you discover a new passion or interest during that time. Remember, it's not uncommon for students to change their major during college, so don't stress too much if you're not 100% certain right now. Good luck with your applications!

10 months ago

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