Questions to direct your research for comparing and contrasting the same major or program of study at different universities:
- What classes will you need to take in the major?
- Are their different or similar concentrations or emphasis in the major?
- Does the academic department have a reputation that inspires you?
- Dose the major offer unique programs not found at other campuses?
- How long does it take the average student to complete the major?
- Does the major have any special admission or performance requirements?
- What career opportunities is this degree aimed at creating for students?
- Does the major provide transferable work skills for future careers or focus on research and preparing for graduate school?
- Does the college offer programs that would compliment your chosen major, such as GE courses you are interested in or program of study towards a minor that would assist you in your future career goals?