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What job/major should I do?
Hi, I'm a sophomore in high school right now and soon I'm going to need to apply for colleges. I know I have 2 more years, but to build my apps I'm gonna need to know which colleges to apply for, and to choose I'm gonna need to see which programs I want to do. I'm aiming for the UCs because they have generally have really good programs for many studies. But I'm really conflicted with what I want to do, my interest range is so large and I really really love space exploration, studying biology, learning different languages, digital design, business, and music production. I have gone lengths to show my interests in all of these throughout my 1 (and a half, cos corona) years in high school, such as planning to start an astrophysics interest club in school, taking AP Biology and planning on doing both Bio E and M subject SATS, designing official club apparel for 2 clubs, winning awards in carnatic singing, took 3 college course in Japanese and planning to learn Spanish (and taking subject sat for japanese), being in FBLA, learning basic music production in my spare time and having been CFL speech and debate champion in original advocacy. I hate the fact that we're all kind of forced to choose one major in college because I would much rather put my all in a multitude of careers than choose one for the rest of my life (even though that's pretty unrealistic). My life goal is to bring humanity a step forward (such as in space exploration and business) but I don't like math more than science and I have a very creative mind that would require a job that allows me to express creativity as an outlet. I'm not so passionate in biology that I would drop everything and become a doctor, ultimately my goal is to have a job where I get to interact with people, problem solve and make a big difference while still being allowed to practice my own interests. I've heard that to be a doctor you must be passionate about only medicine, and I FOR SURE am not and don't think I would enjoy being one because you help people individually, and I would rather do something more large scale. I know I'm quite young to be thinking of this now, but I would really appreciate some expertise or advice. thank you !11 replies