Tag: choosing a major

How to Create Your Own College Major

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Vice President of Enrollment Management, Stephens College

Interested in creating your own major? Here's everything you need to know to make your individualized major a reality. read more

How I Chose My (Double) Major

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Having trouble deciding on a major? Here's how one student struggled to find her path and how she decided to double-major in college. read more

What Every Rising Senior Should Do With Their Summer

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

With junior year out of the way, it's time to start thinking about what happens after senior year. It's frightening, but here are some ways to get started this summer! read more

Thoughts on My Future Major

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

One of our student writers discusses the pressures surrounding choosing a college major and how her future looks to her. read more

Applying to Theater Schools: What You Need to Know

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Freelance Writer

Finding the right theater program and auditioning can be a little intimidating. Here's what you should know before applying to performing arts schools. read more

What Should You Major in Based on Your Favorite Holiday Movie?

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Editorial Assistant, Carnegie Communications

On the fence about what to major in? See if your favorite holiday movie can point you in the right direction! read more

How to Choose a College Major When the Options Seem Overwhelming

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

If you're overwhelmed by the hundreds of programs, concentrations, and other degree options out there, this real-world advice on how to choose a major will help. read more

The Who, What, How, and Why of Choosing a College Major

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Student, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

There's no special formula to choosing a major, but it helps to start by asking yourself a few questions--including who, what, how, and why. read more

How to Think About Majors When You're in High School

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

It's totally okay if you don't have your college major and future career picked out in high school...but that doesn't mean you shouldn't think about it. read more

How to Choose a STEM Major From All Your Different Options

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

With so many different STEM majors and subfields, it can be hard to decide what you want to study in college. This breakdown of all the STEM options will help you figure out which is best for you. read more