Everyone Has a College Major That Matches Their Personality — Here's Yours

EDUCATION

Steven Miller

6 Min Quiz

Which make-believe role would you have most enjoyed playing as a kid?

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Do you enjoy being in school?

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How wealthy would you like to be?

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Would you consider yourself to be a caretaker?

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How do you react to seeing blood and guts?

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How do you generally handle emergencies?

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Are you able to deliver bad news with compassion?

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Would you rather work for yourself or someone else?

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Are you someone who enjoys working long hours?

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How open to taking risks are you?

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Would you consider yourself to be an innovator?

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How good are you with managing money?

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Are you skilled at picking a solid investment?

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How would you feel about having to be the one to fire someone?

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Are you more driven my emotion or logic?

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How detail-oriented are you?

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Are you better with numbers or words?

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What time of the day are you at your best?

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How fascinated are you by the way that mechanical things work?

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Which high school class is most appealing to you?

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Do you tend to follow your head, heart or gut more?

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How strong are your people skills?

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How would you do up on stage in front of thousands of people?

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Are you a dreamer?

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How strong are your acting skills?

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How good of a singer are you?

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How big is your circle of friends?

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Are you more laid-back or uptight?

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Would you say that you live an alternative lifestyle?

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Would you say that you can be dramatic?

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About This Quiz

You could go through countless aptitude tests and do hours and hours of research on which major truly speaks to you, or you could just answer a few short questions, and we'll present you with the major where your personality would truly shine.

For example, maybe you're someone who is meticulous and shows great attention to detail in all that you do. If you enjoy mathematics and anything else that follows logical principles, then it's possible that a degree in Engineering might be the answer we're looking for. If you've ever taken something apart and put it back together again, just to see how it works, it seems even more clear that this is the right choice for you.

On the other hand, maybe you're someone who has a flair for the dramatic and enjoys being in the spotlight. If you have an amazing voice and you are drawn to living an alternative lifestyle, perhaps you're someone who would be happiest majoring in Theater. If you've never missed a Tony Awards broadcast, we're nearly convinced that this is the path for you.

The semester is about to start. Let's get you registered for the classes that are absolutely right for you.

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