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How do I find a good college match for my intended major?

Hey guys, I'm a junior and I have a pretty good idea of what I want to study in college. How do I find colleges that have strong programs in my intended major, and are a good fit for me overall? Any advice on how to narrow down my options would be great. Thanks!

10 months ago

Hey there! It's great that you already have an idea of what you want to study in college. To find colleges with strong programs in your intended major, start by doing some research online. Websites like U.S. News and World Report, Niche, and College Confidential can give you rankings and reviews of different colleges and their programs. Keep in mind, though, that these rankings are just one factor to consider, and it's important to find a school that aligns with your personal preferences as well. Once you have a list of potential colleges, visit their websites to learn more about the curriculum, faculty, and resources available for your major. You might also find it helpful to attend college fairs, where you can speak directly to admissions representatives and ask questions about their programs. Additionally, consider reaching out to current students or alumni to get insight about their experiences in that major. To narrow down your options, take note of factors that are important to you like location, class size, extracurricular opportunities, and financial aid. Good luck with your college search!

10 months ago

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