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I Am Having Difficulty Choosing A Major In College

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    I think that since I have been in this emotionally abusive relationship, for a couple of years, I have gotten used to the illogical statements from my husband. Tonight I am being...
    lisaandshasta123 lisaandshasta123 41-45 Aug 19

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    GOOD NEWS I am not having an episode of depression today, and I was able to write down on a piece of paper what I would like my life to look like without my son's father. It took...
    lisaandshasta123 lisaandshasta123 41-45 Aug 21

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    I have to say that at times I feel like a fool, because I do not leave my relationship. Today I was trying to make myself leave my husband by asking him to list why he doesn't like...
    lisaandshasta123 lisaandshasta123 41-45 1 Response Aug 19

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    Quiet...shhh...quiet... "Do not wake my husband up," I say to the buzzing fly on the wall nearby. I am afraid to wake him up because he hates my guts, and I hate the feeling that...
    lisaandshasta123 lisaandshasta123 41-45 3 Responses Aug 19

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    I have to figure out how I got this way. I used to be a very independent woman. I had a job, I was pretty, and I had outside interests. I think my codependency problem with my...
    lisaandshasta123 lisaandshasta123 41-45 2 Responses Aug 19

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    I have been very unhappy now for almost 2 years, and I gradually started having difficulty breathing halfway through. It is like this blockage at my windpipe that slowly but surely...
    Tomtarin Tomtarin 18-21 Aug 21

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    I really deserve it, so I'll start with that. I really expected to get into graduate school, or even prior to that; I expected to not continue to be alive past 30. I lived a...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 2

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    First off, this is a long experience post as I want to get this off of my chest and not go to bed mad or upset, or to at lease relieve the emotions. I also mention a serious issue...
    bkf2 bkf2 22-25, M Aug 14

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    I am 18 and freshly out of high school. Personally for me I loved high school, I went to very small one and graduated with 8 people. So we all knew each other and we're close...
    PiddilyPoo PiddilyPoo 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    Educational attainment is a major goal of mine and I want to be formally educated as much as possible. While college degree certainly can open up some career opportunities, it is...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    When I first entered college I had high expectations for achieving so much more in my life given that both my parents never even graduated high school. My first year was absolutely...
    dreamersreverie dreamersreverie 18-21, F Aug 2

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    I'm Starting College On The 25th Of August. Problem is I Don't Know What To Major In . I Like to Do A Variety of Things . I Don't Want To Get Loans Or Keep Changing my Major . I'm...
    MbVG MbVG 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 9

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    I am going to college currently but am only obtaining a minor in music. My reason behind this is that finding a job nowadays is so difficult, let alone finding a job in music or...
    sewnchaos sewnchaos 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    I graduated from my undergrad two months ago, with a degree in Graphic Design. I love design, and I longed to work in a corporate setting within a marketing department, or perhaps...
    pp2014 pp2014 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 29

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    I didnt want to go to a 4-year college from the get go. When i graduated from high school back in 2012, i decided that i wanted to go to a community college called Los Medanos...
    earththinker earththinker 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm not going to let other people mess up my experience, but I really really strongly dislike majority of the people at my college. They're all ignorant, disrespectful, immature...
    DarkGoddesss DarkGoddesss 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I am 21 and this will be my 4th year of college. This would be my last year had I not changed my major twice. I just wish I would have done it differently. I went to TTU straight...
    blake000048 blake000048 18-21, M Aug 7

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    A few years ago I started feeling a certain way that reminded me somewhat of the clinical depression I had experienced when I was much younger. Having gone through that, I felt...
    thisisnotreallyme thisisnotreallyme 46-50, M 2 Responses Aug 8

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    Going into my first year college in September. Wondering what to buy regarding school supplies etc. I am living at home. I am majoring in education. And most classes are lecture...
    TheSongPlaysWithin TheSongPlaysWithin 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 9

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    This is my third year in college. I have trouble making friends. It depresses me. Does anyone have any idea how I can make some friends this year? I changed my major so I'm hoping...
    Saccahride Saccahride 18-21, F 7 Responses 6 days ago

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    I have switched my major four times already and now I'm entering my junior year. I think I have finally discovered my passion: to be an editor for a book publisher in NYC. I always...
    Cory45 Cory45 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 4

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    I am majoring in criminal justice and minoring in homeland security
    HelloOutThere89 HelloOutThere89 22-25, F Aug 6

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    Part time student // part time baby sister // full time mistress psychology is my major, don't have a minor yet. I babysit my friends babies and sometimes families. I also pet...
    TheVirginRapids TheVirginRapids 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 8

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    Finally a senior! I attend Texas state university with a major in criminal justice and am part of the pre- law studies. Next step is Harvard! ❤️
    TxAndrea9324 TxAndrea9324 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 12

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    Well **** meeeeeeee. Anyone else planning on going to law school? What did you major in?
    DrakeLineous DrakeLineous 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I only go to class M-Th no Friday classes! I already have homework and a major project assigned. The weather is so nice all I can think about is going out. I got to focus.
    AndroTaylor AndroTaylor 18-21 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I wish I could do college over again. My whole life I played sports. I went to a good catholic high school met a wonderful girl my junior year and received a scholarship to play...
    LifeChanges123 LifeChanges123 22-25, M Aug 21

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    I think having a GPA rendering you ineligible for financial assistance and then running out of money so you can no longer attend or ever graduate but now are paying back your...
    sparky577 sparky577 31-35, M Jul 29

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    I'm not bragging about myself but I've always been a good student and going to college was a big dream of mine. I was bullied in highschool (and before) and I naively thought that...
    aloysia aloysia 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 15

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    So, this summer I was supposed to get a list of books and I had to choose 1 to read and write about. But there is 2 classes with different books(preAP la and regular la) and I was...
    xcdreaming xcdreaming 13-15, F Aug 16

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    It's back to college after a short summer and I'm already having a terrible introduction week. They make you think you've paid for everything already and then hand out bills with...
    Sourminds Sourminds 18-21, F Aug 21

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    I am about to start writing my essay for the common application to college. I was thinking about writing a response to the prompt about challenging a belief or idea. About a year...
    ecuagirl ecuagirl 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I have always been a good girl who didn't sleep around and believed I would have a planned pregnancy when I am ready. But then I met my current boyfriend whom I have been with for...
    mylifeasserbs mylifeasserbs 22-25, F Aug 11

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    September 2012 I met him. He was teaching me English. He was 24 and I was 17. He was working as a TA in our college. As I was studying engineering this particular subject doesn't...
    Anbarasi Anbarasi 18-21, F Aug 15

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    I've been through a lot in just a year. I lost the people I though were my family because I found out they were planning to abuse me and was talking about possibly selling me so I...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 19

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    ...not that anything in particular has happened to make it so, I'm just implementing a positive attitude I guess and lets face it, it could have been a bad day! Hope the rest of...
    ConfusedAgainAlways ConfusedAgainAlways 26-30, F 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    *Enter Mel Gibson rant mode* I started college in August of 2012. I never really liked school to begin with but I am really starting to hate college. First off, I want to go into...
    JoeDog93 JoeDog93 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 30

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    So I enrolled into some classes . I was feeling like I wanted to try this whole college thing again but now I am not feeling it once again and the semester is going to start. The...
    ScorpioPhoenix ScorpioPhoenix 22-25, F Aug 17

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    I have been in college quite literally since I graduated from high school two years ago and quite honestly I find that I hate the experience. It is not the work or the learning...
    djdeedz djdeedz 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    College is starting up in the next couple weeks and I'm excited about the experiences, but also nervous. My brother already attends this college so I've visited and gone to parties...
    elowham elowham 18-21, M Aug 18

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    I do not want to start up college this year with a bad attidude , but I have nothing to look forward too. My classes are pretty much exactly like last year, and I will most likely...
    EyeOfLight EyeOfLight 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 19

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    My freshman year in college was a pretty shocking experience... I barely made any friends, 4 hours away from home, no car, and once I was at the school I learned that I hated it...
    owens321bam owens321bam 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 29

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    Hey I am a recent college grad and if you are too or are still in (or even just thinking about it) just message me it would be nice to meet people who have been in the same boat...
    wheyisolate wheyisolate 22-25, M Jul 31

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    I hate the community college that I am attending. I took two semesters off just to figure out if I want to return or find somewhere else. If I leave I would have to move to another...
    PeaceBatman PeaceBatman 22-25, F 5 Responses Aug 1

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    My boyfriend is getting ready to go to college in the fall. He lives about a half an hour 45 minutes away from me. But. I can’t drive. I don’t have my licence yet. I have to...
    maromis maromis 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    After graduation, I do plan on going to college. It's something I've always planned on doing since Freshman year. I'm a Senior now, and I've just started applying to many colleges...
    becuuh becuuh 16-17, F Aug 3

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    I have always done well in school and had a good support system. I got a full ride scholarship to college and messed up big time. I was miserable in college, didn't have consistent...
    shaybee313 shaybee313 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 6