A lot of students find it challenging to choose a major,
since many factors can play a role in this decision.
What’s making it difficult—and what can you do to make it easier?
• Parent pressure
• Comparing yourself to other family members
• Peer pressure
• Assumptions that you won’t get a job if you choose certain majors
• Uncertainty about what the majors are
• No major looks interesting to you
• Lack of confidence in your ability to make good choices
• Fear of making the “wrong” decision