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Decision Time: Study finds students benefit from waiting to declare a major

EAB is principally a research company.  In this study--and using SSC data from a number of member institutions (but not K-State)--EAB questions commonly held beliefs about major switching.  Is it necessarily a good thing to choose a major early and stick with it?  Does switching majors, even late in one's college career, delay time-to-degree?  SSC reseach complicates easy answers.

Read story - Inside Higher Ed: Decision Time