Tag: majors & academics

Can I study science at a liberal arts college?

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Yes, nearly every liberal arts college will offer some majors in science disciplines and many offer interdisciplinary programs like biochemistry, neuroscience and/or environmental studies. Along with the science, you get a well-rounded exposure to other disciplines. read more

Top 10 Tips for Exploring College Majors

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A top 10 list to help you pick the perfect major or to steer you toward exploring, undecided, or undeclared. read more

What kind of experience do employers look for in recent graduates?

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Every employer is different, but in general, most employers seek at least one relevant internship experience or other related work experience prior to graduation in their new, entry-level hires. read more

I'm interested in applying to arts schools: what are my options?

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If you are planning to study visual or performing arts in college, you have many options. You need to first consider your past experience and training in your intended major. read more

What does gerontology entail?

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As one of the world's fastest-growing populations, people aged 65 and older require unique medical and social services, and a vast array of industries cater to them. read more

How to Graduate from College on Time: Part II

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Even more solutions for graduating on time and meeting your academic and extracurricular goals read more

Memorization Tips and Tricks

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You will be expected to memorize a lot of information in college. Fortunately, it's not too hard to learn memory tricks. If you practice these tricks in high school, you will be pretty good at it when you reach college. You will also do better in high school. read more

How do I multitask in high school and college?

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Almost all high school or college students consider themselves to be expert multitaskers. They insist they can talk on the phone, type an assignment, read, and listen to television or radio at the same time. Well, they can do all of these things, but they aren't doing them well. read more

What are the benefits of double majors?

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Choosing a major in college is one of the most important decisions that you will make in your life! While there is considerable amount of pressure being placed on students today to choose a major, many times this does not just simply occur magically. read more

From College Major to Career

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You've chosen a college major, but you're not sure how it will translate to a career. We'll give you some career suggestions for five unconventional college majors. read more