Tag: majors and academics

3 Ways to Pick Your College Minor

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of South Carolina

Choosing a major is hard enough. Now you have to pick a minor? Good news: You may not have to. Better news: You have many options if you do! read more

How to Explore Your Passion When It's Not Your Major

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of Houston

Most students choose their own major in college, but some don't get that luxury. Here's how to pursue your real passions if you're not in love with your field. read more

Possible Majors for Pandemic-Essential Jobs

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Assistant Editor and Social Media Coordinator, Carnegie Dartlet

Though many have lost their jobs because of COVID-19, others are still working to keep our communities going. Check out possible majors for these roles! read more

Top 10 Reasons to Major in Computer Science

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Emeritus Professor of Computer Science, Otterbein University

Want a cutting-edge career that's also marketable in any business environment? Consider Computer Science! 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

5 Signs You Should Drop a Class

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Freelance Writer

If you're unsure about dropping a college class, check out this guide to see if it's worth it. 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

5 Reasons Why You Need a Liberal Arts Education

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

You may wonder why it's necessary to take classes outside your field of study, aka liberal arts courses. But the liberal arts are in fact useful. Here are five reasons why. read more

Careers for Students Who Want to Make a Difference in the World

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Freelance Writer

If you want to help people with your future career, you need to take a look at this list. And get ready to make a difference in the world. read more

Why I Decided to Change My Major. Again.

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Student, Johns Hopkins University

Ramya is changing her major again, y'all. It's the right decision for her...and when you read her story, you'll understand. read more