November 11, 2013
Many Students' Majors Don't Match Their Interests, Study Finds
A third of college-bound students choose majors that don't align with their interests, according to a report scheduled for release on Monday by ACT, the college-admissions-test company.
While 36 percent of those heading off to college this year intended to major in an area that was a "good" fit for their interests, 32 percent selected a major that was a "poor" fit, the report says. Less than half of those who chose a major were