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How To Choose A College Major

Updated a long time ago.

So many high school students feel some level of uncertainty or anxiety about choosing a college major, and it's completely understandable. Most students have heard many times from teachers, parents and other adults that choosing a major in college is an important decision. It's one of the first big independent decisions of your academic and professional life.

As a high school student, you had to deal with people asking, “Where are you going to college?” Now that you’re entering college, the question changes to, “What are you majoring in?”

How much does your major even matter?

What criteria should you use to choose one?

What if you have NO idea?

What if your parents want you to choose a major you don't like?

We'll help answer these questions in this episode!