How I Met My Major

Saturday, October 26
Russell House Ballroom
9:30 am - 2:40 pm*
*Optional session from 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Join the Career Center and Cross College Advising for an unforgettable experience!

 

Are you looking for the major you can call "the one"?
Let us be your wingmen as you find your major!


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Haaaaaave you met your major?
Let us introduce you to "The Major Code"!

All participants will attend sessions on the articles below.

Article #1  Thou Shall Discover Thy Awesomeness

Are you...wait for it...awesome? This interactive session will explore your awesomeness. Learn how to use what you know about yourself (talents, past experiences, things that are important to you, etc.) to explore majors that have the potential to be the right fit for you.

Article #2  Thou Shall NOT Get "Catfished" by Thy Major

Have you ever wondered if what you see what you get? Have you ever watched a TV show and thought, "that is exactly what I want to do"? But is it what you REALLY want to do? From online resources to internships, there are so many ways to figure out if the major fits. This engaging session will give you tips and strategies for doing the research.

Article #3  Thou Shall Find Thy Major

Ever believe in "major at first sight?" Interact with USC Students that found their major-match as they describe their journey. Was it a perfect fairytale or did they get more what they bargained for?

Article #4  How Thou Can Make the Front Cover

Picture yourself on the front cover of a magazine. What is the title of that magazine and why are you on it? This interactive session will explore your end goals and tie that into what you are doing at USC TODAY!

Article #5  Thou Shall Know Choosing the Right Major is Going to be Legendary!

Want to learn more about the majors offered at USC? SUIT UP for this optional session that shows you what makes USC majors LEGENDARY.

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How I Met My Major Schedule of Events
Saturday, October 26

9:30 am - 10:00 am
Check-in & Continental Breakfast

10:00 am - 10:45 am
Welcome & Opening Activity

10:50 am - 11:35 am**
Article # 1 Thou Shall Discover Thy Awesomeness
OR
Article #2 Thou Shall NOT Get "Catfished" by Thy Major

11:45 am - 12:30 pm**
Article # 1 Thou Shall Discover Thy Awesomeness
OR
Article #2 Thou Shall NOT Get "Catfished" by Thy Major

** Students will rotate between Articles #1 and #2 at 10:50 am and 11:45 am.

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch and Article #3 Thou Shall Find Thy Major student panel

1:40 pm - 2:40 pm
Article #4 How Thou Can Make the Front Cover

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm (optional)
Article #5 Thou Shall Know Choosing the Right Major is Going to be Legendary!

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Student Registration

Are you willing to accept the challenge and meet your major match?

Challenge Accepted?!

Register Here


This event is FREE and space is limited!

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FAQs

Who do I contact if I have questions about this event?
For questions, contact Kesha Entzminger at kesha@mailbox.sc.edu or 803.777.4864.

I really want to attend, but I can't make this event. What do I do?

Visit http://www.sa.sc.edu/ssc/cca/ to learn more about 4 easy next steps to help you find a major that fits.

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