How to Choose a College Major / Edition 2

How to Choose a College Major / Edition 2

by Linda Landis Andrews
     
 

Pick the right major from day one-and get the most out of every day at college!

It's never easy to pick your major. Not only is the vast array of choices overwhelming, the fear of making the wrong decision can be downright paralyzing. But, eventually, you’ll have to choose—and the sooner you do, the more successful you’ll be. How to

See more details below

Overview

Pick the right major from day one-and get the most out of every day at college!

It's never easy to pick your major. Not only is the vast array of choices overwhelming, the fear of making the wrong decision can be downright paralyzing. But, eventually, you’ll have to choose—and the sooner you do, the more successful you’ll be. How to Choose a College Major guides you through this crucial process.

Your choice should be based on your personal interests—and how you can use them in the real world. Filled with worksheets and writing exercises to keep you focused on your goals, this one-of-a-kind guide helps you discover your skills, talents, and interests, then shows you how to match them with a major you can get excited about—and commit to. Virtually every field imaginable is covered here, from English to engineering, philosophy to finance, biochemistry to (believe it or not) bagpiping!

How to Choose a College Major helps you:

  • Pinpoint your interests and talents
  • Get the most from your school's career center
  • Gain insight from the experience of other students
  • Understand which majors lead to which careers

Linda Landis Andrews is Director of Professional Writing, Coordinator of the Internship Program, and lecturer in the English department at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Read More

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071467841
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
02/15/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Related Subjects

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >