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iFlipRealize that what you major in undergrad is not terribly important, unless it is Nursing or Engineering. To realistically work in the fields you are interested in, a Masters will be important. You can get into a Masters program without having done an undergrad in the same major, although it can certainly aid you.
For being in your first year of university, put off any serious decisions. Take a wide array of courses over the different areas you think you might be interested in. You can delay declaring a major until your Junior or Senior year most of the time. Also, seriously pursue an internship in an area you think you are interested in. This will give you a real-life look at your potential career, and allow you to evaluate it more critically.
DBack1321When I first started college I wanted to be a game warden, then fish or wildlife biologist and now after taking a couple of forestry classes I actually know what I enjoy learning about/want to concentrate in.
My point is don't be afraid to change your mind, especially after your first year. You'll never truly know if youll enjoy it until you actually do it.
-WZ-I went in for general science because I was unsure, but then I decided to transfer to engineering. Ive always wanted to do product design and prototyping, and this program was the closest match I could think of. I also really enjoy building and designing things. Ive only just transferred so i can keep you posted if youre interested, but I'm already enjoying it a hell of a lot more than sciences. I got to UBCO in kelowna by the way
-Zimbo-i wish i could experiment but university is expensive and i dont want to keep restarting.. i think im going to look at general advertising and media programs..
-Zimbo-ya sure i would love to hear from u!! wat kind of engineering are you in?