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Career Planning

How to Help Yourself Decide on a Major in College

The college years are a time of excitement for young students. They can also be chock-full of uncertainty.

Academics

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.

Career Planning

Georgetown University: College Majors, Unemployment, and Earnings

If you’re in college and have yet to declare your major or if you have already declared a major and you wonder what types of jobs are in the offing once you graduate, the latest Georgetown University report should be of interest to you.

Academics

7 Reasons Why You Should Transfer Colleges

Your college years will go by quickly, especially if you intend to complete your undergraduate studies within four years.

Career Planning

5 Highly Unusual College Majors

Your degree in engineering or business administration is the typical run-of-the-mill educational path for millions of college students. Some colleges, however, seek to offer majors that can only be described as unusual, providing ways for students to obtain a degree in an area that may be unique to their field.

Personal Advice

Book Review: 10 Best College Majors for Your Personality

Tweet Your happiness can depend in part on what you do for a living. Some people are analytical, others are emotional, but even those characterizations are not always specific enough.

Campus News

Georgetown Study: Pay Scale of the College Majors

Tweet The Economic Value of College Majors,” reveals that the pay scales of college majors ranges from $29,000 for counseling majors to $120,000 for petroleum engineering majors. This first of

Book Reviews

Book Review: Guide To College Majors

Tweet When I was in college, there were students who knew what they wanted to do with their lives and were ready to matriculate the first chance that they were