College Admission by Major: How to find what matters for getting in

Many colleges admit high school seniors by major. At these universities, the major applied to matters for getting in. The admissions officers will look for evidence in the high school journey to assess fit to the major and their campus.

The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign has a fantastic tool to guide students in what matters most for getting in. Lisa Marker-Robbins shows you how to use this tool that can provide all insights for students applying to any college.


Listen to our College and Career Clarity podcast:

*Episode 57 with Andy Borst on College Admission by Major

*Episode 54 with Julie Spak on High School Course Selection Tips

Learn more about our college majors and career course, so you pick the right colleges:

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