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    DescriptionRevised and refreshed every year, this book is the most comprehensive guide to college majors on the market. In-depth descriptions of 200 of the most popular majors are followed by complete listings of every major offered at more than 3,800 colleges, including four-year and two-year colleges and technical schools. The 2014 edition covers every college major identified by the U.S. Department of Education - over 1,200 majors are listed in all. This is also the only guide that shows what degree levels each college offers in a major, whether a certificate, associate, bachelor's, master's or doctorate. The guide features: insights-from the professors themselves-on how each major is taught, what preparation students will need, other majors to consider and much more; updated information on career options and employment prospects; and the inside scoop on how students can find out if a college offers a strong program for a particular major, what life is like for students studying that major, and what professional societies and accrediting agencies to refer to for more background on the major.


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    Title
    Book of Majors 2014
    Subtitle
    The Only Book That Describes Majors in Depth and Lists the Colleges That Offer Them
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) The College Board
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 1368
    Width: 211 mm
    Height: 274 mm
    Thickness: 58 mm
    Weight: 2,109 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781457300226
    ISBN 10: 1457300222
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27230
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: EDU
    Ingram Subject Code: RB
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Libri: I-RB
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S3.9
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    BIC subject category V2: JNMN
    B&T General Subject: 340
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 24
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    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 04
    BISAC V2.8: STU010000
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 09
    B&T Approval Code: H37640000
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    DC22: 378.2/41, 378.241
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    BISAC region code: 4.0.1.0.0.0.0
    DC23: 378.1990973
    LC classification: LB2361.5 .B66 2013
    Edition
    8
    Edition statement
    8th
    Publisher
    College Board,The,U.S.
    Imprint name
    College Board,The,U.S.
    Publication date
    23 July 2013
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    The College Board is a not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. Founded in 1900, the College Board is composed of more than 5,700 schools, colleges, universities, and other educational organizations. Each year, the College Board serves 7 million students and their parents, 23,000 high schools, and 3,800 colleges through major programs and services in college readiness, college admission, guidance, assessment, financial aid, and enrollment. Among its widely recognized programs are the SAT(R), the PSAT/NMSQT(R), the Advanced Placement Program(R) (AP(R)), SpringBoard(R) and ACCUPLACER(R). The College Board is committed to the principles of excellence and equity, and that commitment is embodied in all of its programs, services, activities, and concerns.For further information, visit www.collegeboard.com.
    Review quote
    "This book will help students ask the right questions . . . and move from 'I like science' or 'I like history' to the majors that are right for them."--Susie Rusk, Counselor, Robert McQueen High School, Reno, Nev."The College Board has taken a complex topic and made it seem easy. The descriptions are right on target, and the lists are terrific for matching majors to colleges."--Bill Yarwood, Director of Guidance, Moorestown High School, Moorestown, N.J.