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Thalia Thompson, M.S., I.E.C, College Admissions Specialist - College Admissions Coaching, LLC
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March 2012

Early Career Exploration Essential in Choosing College Majors

College Admissions CounselorThere are many reasons to want to earn a college degree which don't involve simply getting a job upon graduation. Reason include increased knowledge and credibility in a chosen field, career advancement, societal/familial /personal expectations, increased growth and awareness, salary increases, etc.
 
As an educator and counselor, I respect a wide-range of rationales for earning a degree. Still, I am often surprised with the number of students who enter my office without knowing