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3 Steps to Choosing the Right College Major for You

Halfway through college you’re supposed to decide what subject you want to specialize in. Some colleges allow you to design your own majors, while others want you to choose from the available major subjects.

Academics

Think You’re in the Wrong Major? 4 Strategies for Choosing a Better Path

More people than ever are going to college. It has become something that everyone generally expects to do after high school. Unfortunately, some people find themselves in the wrong major.

Career Planning

How to Choose Your Major in College

It is very important to know what subject you want to study in college. Whatever subjects you choose you’ll have to spend your time learning them. So, it’s a good idea to take it seriously.

Academics

How to Choose the Perfect Major

It can be hard trying to choose what you want to do for the rest of your life. Some of us are lucky and always know what we want to do, but for the majority of us, we have no idea.

Personal Advice Study Tips

A Lazy Person’s 3 Tips for College Success

Tweet A story/tips from another college friend of mine… enjoy. Typically, words like “exams” and “studying” go hand in hand. This is as true now as it was ten years

Education Tips

You Can Finish College One Year Early

Tweet That’s possible if you employ the following strategies to make your exit from academia an early one — save money and begin your career sooner. Take College Classes in

Academics

College Majors and College Minors

At some point while attending college you will have to declare your major. This can happen early in your freshman year, but usually no later before the end of your sophomore year.

Career Planning

10 In-Demand College Majors

High school seniors and non-matriculated college students are nervously scanning the news these days to see if their intended career path is still open or whether they’ll need to adjust their plans accordingly. Fortunately, an economic downturn usually means that hiring for key jobs is only temporarily curtailed while the long term prospects for most in-demand careers remain bright.

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Should You Transfer to a Different College?

Ideally, students will start and finish their undergraduate work at the same school, enjoying the familiarity, consistency, and the security of attending one school. There is something to be said about student and faculty relationships that are built over four years, what can provide a lifetime of mutually satisfying support.

Academics

5 Reasons for Transferring From Your College

Tweet Firstly, one in three college students will eventually transfer according to a report from the National Student Clearinghouse. Secondly, some students will drop out, but if you’re intent on

Academics

How College Concentration Courses Work

Tweet Majors, minors and college concentrations! College Concentrations Some colleges dispense with the idea of a college minor. Instead, students take a college major and then choose an area of

Academics

Is A College Minor Important?

Tweet Academically speaking, where does a college minor fit in? That may be hard to say, but your college minor can allow you to take classes for something that is