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What’s a College Major and How Do I Choose One?

A major is a specific subject area that students specialize in.

Typically, between one-third and one-half of the courses you’ll take in college will be in your major or related to it. This resource explains more about what a college major is, how to choose one, and how it relates to your future. But don't worry, you can change your mind!

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