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Choosing a Major Tip Guide

Choosing a Major

Reviewing your self-assessment and career research will be helpful here. The table below was designed to help guide you through the process.

For many students, it is easier to do excellent work in an academic subject that truly interests them. If you enjoy learning, reading and studying in a particular area then it’s easier to apply yourself and work harder in that subject.

Remember the following important points:

  • Choosing a major does not limit you to only one career choice.
  • Choosing a career does not limit you to only one major.
  • Graduate work does not have to be in the same area as an undergraduate degree.
  • It is okay to change your mind.

Use this chart to help you think about what major is right for you