Archive | January, 2012

Is your student undecided about a major? Here’s some helpful advice!

10 Jan

Dr. Heather N. Maietta, CDFI
Director of Career Services and Cooperative Education

Career Services works closely with undecided students, looking at their interests, values, and abilities, and then together we explore options with the student that would be a good overall fit.  It is about targeted, purposeful decision-making. Entering college undecided is not uncommon Рmany students who declare a major end up changing within first two years. Being undecided is exciting, but important for the student to work with an advisor to identify option early in their academic career so this purposeful planning can begin.

Sara Quagliaroli
First Year Academic Counselor, Center for Academic Enrichment

Undecided students should find a mentor early to help explore your options. A…