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What should I consider when choosing a college major?

Hi everyone! I'm a junior and starting to think about what I want to major in. What factors should I consider when choosing a major? How do I know what's the best fit for me? Any advice or personal experiences would be super helpful. Thanks!

9 months ago

Hey there! It's great that you're starting to think about your major early. When choosing a major, consider your interests, strengths, and long-term goals. Think about what subjects you enjoy and excel at in school, as well as what you're passionate about outside of school. It's important to pick a major that you'll enjoy studying, as you'll be spending lots of time on it. Also, consider your career goals and how a specific major might help you achieve them. Some fields require specific majors, while others are more flexible. It's helpful to research potential careers and talk to professionals in those fields to gain insight. My child went through the same process and ended up double majoring in subjects they love while also aligning with their career goals. Remember, college is a time to explore and grow, so don't be afraid to change your major if you discover something new that you're passionate about. Good luck!

9 months ago

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