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What should I do if I don't know what I want to major in?

Hi friends! I'm a junior, and I still don't know what I want to major in. Is that normal? How do I choose a college if I don't know what I want to study? Any advice would be greatly appreciated!

9 months ago

Hey there! It's totally normal to not know what you want to major in as a junior in high school. My own child was in a similar situation, and they're now in college, doing great! First, take some time to explore your interests. Join clubs, attend career fairs, and talk to people in different fields to get a sense of what might interest you. You can also take an online career assessment test to help you narrow down your options. Remember that your major doesn't necessarily dictate your career, and many people end up working in fields unrelated to their major. When researching colleges, look for ones that offer a range of majors and have excellent academic programs across the board. This will give you the flexibility to explore different subjects before settling on a major. Many colleges don't require you to declare a major until the end of your sophomore year, giving you plenty of time to explore your options. Good luck in your college search, and remember that it's perfectly okay to not have everything figured out just yet!

9 months ago

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