Choosing Major & School

Choosing a Major

Choosing a Major

College offers you many academic freedoms. You can cultivate existing passions and explore new interests–all the while figuring out which major will eventually help you earn a living. Whatever major you choose, don't pick what's easiest–or what your best friend is studying–because you'll only be cheating yourself out of some great opportunities! And college is, after all, about opportunities. These are not necessarily the degrees that garner the most demand in the job marke...

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In-Demand Jobs with Good Career Prospect

In-Demand Jobs with Good Career Prospect

HKSTP Career Expo 2021 (2021.03) source: https://hkspcareerexpo2021.vfairs.com/?utm_source=hkstp&utm_medium=website&utm_campaign=careerexpo2021   10 Toughest Jobs to fil (CareerCast 2017.02) The CareerCast’s study in the US reflects a shift in demand for professions that cater to the aging population. Job vacancies for registered nurse and physical therapists are estimated to rise substantially by 2024. Other professions in demand, based on their growth outlo...

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Is a 2.7 GPA at MIT for CS bad?

Is a 2.7 GPA at MIT for CS bad?

Say it is bad.  Bad for whom? Bad in what way? Obviously, a 2.7 GPA from MIT is “worse” than a 5.0 GPA* from MIT, but “better” than a 2.7 GPA from University of Southern North Dakota at Hoople, right? Right? Right? No, of course not. Like almost every other statement that includes the word “obviously”, this statement is actually false. In the long run, your GPA does not matter. At all. Three to five years out of college, nobody will ever ask what you...

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Game Design Programs in USA

Game Design Programs in USA

(Please also click here to see the rankings of Game Design Schools in USA) Studying Game Design A game designer takes the creative lead in imagining and bringing to life video game worlds, he/she thrives on creativity and imagination. But creating a video game is a long and complex process with many subsequent tasks and roles required to make a playable product. Game Designer Career Successful video game designers have a surprisingly broad skill set. They combine everything from graphic d...

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The myth of studying at an Ivy league school

If you’re joining an Ivy League university, you would naturally expect to see smart, talented, and ambitious class fellows all around you. And you would certainly see them, no doubt. But, before long, as the freshman year progresses, you would also see them increasingly anxious and stressed, and as someone says, “looking lost.” Whatever the tense conditions on their campuses, Ivy League universities continue to be a big deal, indeed. Come admissions seasons every...

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Studying Psychology in USA - Siobhan Haughey's story

Studying Psychology in USA - Siobhan Haughey's story

“I came to Michigan because I wanted to be the best in everything I do, and over the four years here, I've been working really hard in the pool and in school. " said Haughey. Psychology helps us better understand ourselves and others Psychology majors learn about different aspects of the human mind and behavior, from the genetic and environmental influences that contribute to the development of the societal forces that influence individual behavior. It Is Interesting to understand wa...

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Computer Science Major - Computer Programming

Computer Science Major - Computer Programming

Aug 2018 There are many computer languages for different purposes. C and C++ remain the fastest to execute and are used by the gaming industry. On the other hand, in the web sites world, much of the web page design is done with the likes of JavaScript or PHP. (Note: HTML is a language used to describe to a browser how to display text and other objects in a browser window. It is not a programming language. ) Recently&...

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Litz USA Students who started at Alfred U (NY), mostly transferred to Top 50 USA Universities.

Litz USA Students who started at Alfred U (NY), mostly transferred to Top 50 USA Universities.

A student interested in Alfred University should be someone who is committed to their academics and enjoys a community like atmosphere. Alfred students are very friendly and accepting of each other's differences, be it sports, academic major or ethnic background. Students who are looking for a comfortable transition from the comforts of home will be happy at Alfred because of the supportive atmosphere and small size of the college. What's more for our Hong Kong Students, Alfred University al...

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Studying Graphic Design

Studying Graphic Design

Please also click here to view the Rankings of Graphic Design Schools in USA (with summary of schools in alphabetical order) Graphic design is one of the most powerful art forms of our time. Design is commercial, social, public, and political. It shapes the meaning and impact of books, magazines, websites, leaflets, posters, advertisements, logos, film titles, and countless other media. Everywhere you look, designers are using words and images to penetrate people's hearts and minds. Why Gra...

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Litz USA students who started at Dean College, mostly transferred to Top 70 Universities in USA

Litz USA students who started at Dean College, mostly transferred to Top 70 Universities in USA

Founded in 1865, Dean College is a private, residential New England college located in Franklin, Massachusetts offering bachelor’s and associate degree programs. Consistently recognized as a Top Regional College and a Best Value School by U.S. News & World Report and named a College of Distinction, Dean serves approximately 1,200 full-time students over 50 combined bachelor's and associate degree programs. Dean's beautiful 100-acre campus is situated in Franklin, Massachusetts, lo...

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