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Is it bad to apply undecided to a college?

Hi, I'm a high school junior and I'm starting to research colleges. I have a wide range of interests and I'm not exactly sure what I want to major in. Is it looked down upon if I apply to college as an undecided major? I'd really appreciate any advice you could give me.

11 months ago

Hi there! It's great to hear that you're starting to research colleges. Applying as an undecided major is not necessarily looked down upon, as many colleges understand that students may have a wide range of interests and may not have settled on a specific major yet. In fact, some colleges even have special programs or support systems in place to help undecided students explore different academic areas before declaring their major. That being said, if you have a strong interest in a particular subject or if you're applying to a college with a competitive program, it might be helpful to indicate your intended major on your application. This can show the admissions committee that you have a clear direction and passion for a particular field. Ultimately, you should choose what feels right for you and your academic journey. Best of luck with your college search!

11 months ago

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