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I know this topic has probably been debated hundreds of times on this forum already but I would like to get some more feedback so that I can better choose what I want to major in in college.
Here's my dilemma:
I know for sure that I enjoy finance, and that I want to pursue an MBA eventually. My dream is to become a CFO, stock broker, or something related to this field. I am also open to international business, especially dealing with trade in China.
However what I've been reading shows me that a strong liberal arts background may be more beneficial for me if I chose to major in it for undergraduate. Also my research shows me that it might be a good idea to major in something like science which could give me greater understanding of a certain field which I might want to conduct business in in the future.
Lastly, I have read that it might be a good idea to major in something else and then minor in economics in order to provide a simple base for MBA in the future. My fear is that if I major in something else, I won't be able to transition to my desired career path of dealing with finance/international business.
Brief background info (in case it is relevant to which schools I could apply to..etc):
GPA: 4.0, ~4.6 weighted
SAT: 2260, 800 sat math, going to take 2 more
I currently have a job at a company where I do data entry, photoshop, and customer service. Also in various community service clubs... one of which I'm going to an orphanage this summer to start a project.
With that said, I would greatly appreciate any comments, biased or not (hopefully they cancel each other out) in order to help me decide what I wish to major in.