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Making a Major Decision

Making a Major DecisionsThe earlier you decide on a major, the more likely you will be to graduate on time and proceed to your next goal, transferring to a four-year institution or finding employment. Once you decided on a major, you will be more likely to:

  • Have more awareness of prerequisites and required transfer courses
  • Research scholarships and obtain internships
  • Join student organizations and interest clubs related to you career path

Career Assessments such as Choices Planner and Career Coach can be of help in choosing a job that matches your ultimate career goals.




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