How to Choose a Major? Tips, Steps & Mistakes to Avoid

Choosing a major is one of those things that can make or break student’s whole career.

There’s a crazy number of things to consider. If for some reason, you’ve made the wrong choice, it might take some time to fix this mistake.

But don’t be afraid! Because today you’re about to find out how to choose a major properly and not waste any time, because it’s the most valuable resource you have.

This post contains information based on our own experience, as we’ve all been students. We also asked Ivypanda experts to share some tips of their own.

You’re going to find out about the things to consider and steps to take when choosing a major, how circumstances can influence the choice, and what are the most common mistakes students make.

Also, we’ll talk about taking quizzes to determine your major, and provide some useful resources to help you decide.

Last but not least, there’s an informative infographic about the most popular majors and what jobs they can get you. So stay tuned for that.

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