Hello, I'm a high school junior and I'm struggling to decide on a major for college. How did you all choose your majors, and do you have any advice for me? Thanks in advance!
Hey there! I understand that choosing a major can be a daunting task. When my child was in your shoes, we took a few steps to help narrow down the options. First, think about what subjects you enjoy or excel at in high school. This can give you an idea of where your strengths and interests lie. Next, consider what careers you might be interested in pursuing after college. Research the typical majors for those careers and see if anything catches your eye. It's also a good idea to explore various fields by attending college fairs, talking to people in different professions, and even taking a few introductory courses in different subjects once you start college. Remember, it's perfectly okay to change your major later if you find that your initial choice isn't the right fit. College is a time to explore and learn, so be open to discovering new interests. Wishing you the best of luck in your decision-making process!