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Major Dilemma: Choosing the Right Degree Path for You

Posted by Kelly Hart on Mar 4, 2017 2:42:00 PM

We get it. Choosing a major can seem impossible; especially if you’re unsure about what career you want. But picking a major doesn’t mean you’re stuck. Often times, one major can you lead you down multiple career paths. At Westfield, our career counselors can help you choose the right degree for you.

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Topics: Choosing the right college, Choosing your major

Why Choose A Liberal Arts Degree?

Posted by Kelly Hart on Jan 27, 2017 4:13:00 PM

Asking a bunch of high school seniors what they want to do for the rest of their lives can be pretty tricky. On the one hand, they are about to start a brand new chapter in their education that will hopefully set them on the right path for years to come. On the other hand, they're still trying to figure things out. How could they know what degree they will want to hold in four years or what job they will want to spend the next forty years doing? Opinions, needs, and likes are constantly changing, and so is the world. What is a highly sought after job today might not be that in-demand tomorrow. That’s where the benefits of a liberal arts degree come in.

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Topics: Getting the most out of your college experience, Choosing your major

3 things you should keep in mind when choosing your college major

Posted by Kelly Hart on Dec 5, 2016 5:19:10 PM
 
 
Remember how you always said you were going to be a firefighter when you grew up? Or maybe it was a doctor, or even a chef? Well, with the right major, you can. Whatever your passion is, there’s the perfect major out there to help you achieve your dreams.
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Topics: Choosing the right college, Choosing your major

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