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How to choose a major: Using your superpowers for good [Infographic]

The College of St. Scholastica By  The College of St. Scholastica  |  @StScholastica  | 

You've decided that college is the next step for you and you may even know what school you plan to attend. Narrowing down your intended major can be fun but also a little bit intimidating as there's much to learn and many academic areas to consider. After all, there's a world of possibilities out there — so making a decision like declaring a major can be exciting!

When the time comes to select a field of study, there are a number of factors you can consider to make your decision a bit more clear. We created this handy infographic to help walk you through the process. Select which path you align with most, and you could walk away with a much clearer picture of the direction you'd like to head in with your college education. Once you've narrowed it down, you'll be one step further on your path to a fulfilling career.

You can learn more about any of the majors highlighted below by reviewing The College of St. Scholastica's schools of study and their corresponding undergraduate and graduate paths. 

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The College of St. Scholastica


The College of St. Scholastica is an independent private Catholic Benedictine college with locations across Minnesota, in addition to many high-quality programs available online and through convenient evening and weekend formats. Since 1912, St. Scholastica has been preparing students for a life of purpose and economic gain by engaging students in the love of learning and active citizenship in the world. Our mission is to provide intellectual and moral preparation for responsible living and meaningful work. 

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