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Questions to Consider

Learn About Yourself

  • What subjects or activities am I passionate about?

  • At the end of the day, what do I ALWAYS have energy for?

  • Am I more excited by working with people or things?

  • Am I a “hands-on” kind of problem solver or a theoretical problem solver

  • Do I most enjoy working by myself or in a group?


Learn About Majors

  • What are the required courses?

  • Do the required courses sound interesting to me?

  • Do I have the ability to handle all of the major requirements?

  • How many semesters will it take for me to get my degree?

  • What do people in this major do after graduation and for careers?


Learn About Careers

  • If you know what you want to do…

    • Is there a specific major required/most beneficial 

    • What kinds of degrees do people in this job/career possess?

    • What is the outlook for available positions in this career?

    • Will your degree lock you into a specific job/career without the opportunity for advancement or change?

  • If you’re not sure what you want to do… 

    • Learn what people in certain major(s) do for jobs/careers