The choice of a major is important, but it shouldn’t cause anxiety. If you’re undecided, here are some suggestions:
The major should advance your interests and goals. So first look into yourself and ask:
You can explore the possibilities in your freshman coursework at NYIT. You can also gain insights from our experienced, future-oriented career counselors, and talk to upperclassmen and grad students.
Remember - Your major doesn’t lock you into a career. Astronaut Sally Ride majored in English, and former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina studied medieval history and philosophy, for instance. A network of pathways lies between you and your destination.
What if you already have a major, but you want to change it? Find out how-to change your major.
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