Tag: college majors

All the Wrong Reasons to Choose a Major

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, California State University, Fresno

Instead of listing a billion ways on how to choose the major that is perfect for you, let's go over some reasons why you should NOT choose a college major--because even if you don't know what's right for you, you may be able to tell what's wrong. read more

How I Finally Chose My College Major

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Renee considered several different majors throughout elementary and middle school. Here's how she finally chose American Sign Language Interpretation and Education, plus her advice to help you choose the right major for you. read more

Changing Majors: It's Not the End of the World

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Pace University

Changing your college major isn't as big of a deal as it's made about to be--but there are some things you should know before you start. read more

Want to Be a Writer? Then Don't Follow This Tired Advice

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Editorial Assistant, Carnegie Dartlet

Everyone's going to tell you what to do to be a writer. This article is different--it tells you what NOT to do. read more

How Do You Pick the "Perfect" Major?

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

What do you want to do when you grow up? Your undergraduate degree can build a foundation for your future career, so here's how to make an informed decision. read more

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

7 Great Minors to Go With an English Major

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Thinking about majoring in English? With the right minor, you could expand your career horizons even more! These are some of the best choices. read more

Where Are All the Math Majors?

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Math is important. Math isn't evil. Math is reachable. So where are all the Math majors out there? 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