It’s not unusual to meet high school students who haven’t quite narrowed down their particular interest of study or what major they want to pursue. But what about students who have an interest in STEM that haven’t necessarily discerned what they want to do with that interest? How can a student leverage a degree in biology, chemistry, physics, or computer science if they’re unsure how they want to use such a degree?
The most recent episode of Getting In: A College Coach Conversation was guest hosted by Ian Fisher. In three fast-moving segments Ian and his guests covered a vast array of topics, from using data to estimate a student’s chances of admission, to tips and tricks for selecting your major on the college application, to deciphering the loan portion of financial aid packages.