The right conversation can make all the difference™

Choosing a college is one of the most important life decisions you can make. Despite an overwhelming volume of information, convenient access to first-hand information has been rare – until now. 

 

Major DecisionTM gives high school students and their families direct, real-time access to current college students by text or video calls -- a great opportunity for making smarter decisions about the college search process.

High School Students and Families
Gain peace of mind and confidence in your college decisions
Search for a Student Advisor
College Students
Share your insights, build your resume, and get paid well for doing it
Become a Student Advisor
High School Student Counselors
Make more productive use of your scarce and valuable time
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Featuring Students from a Wide Range of Colleges, Such As
Vanderbilt University
UCLA
NYU
The Ohio State University
Macalester College
University of Iowa
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What is Major Decision?

Major Decision is a conversation platform that allows you to connect directly with Student Advisors – current students at colleges you’re interested in.  

 

Student Advisor profiles allow you to search for the most relevant match and to maximize the effectiveness of conversations.

 

You pick the search criteria, choose the most relevant Student Advisor, book the appointment, and gain a candid and valuable viewpoint. All in a safe, respectful and secure environment.
 

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High School Students & Families

Gain peace of mind and confidence in your college decision

Major Decision matches you with the people who know their schools the best – current students.

 

You’ll get their impartial, honest and direct impressions about their college, academics, housing, campus life, the local scene, and more. 

Find a Major Decision Student Advisor
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College Students

Share your insights, build your resume, and get paid well for doing it

You’re in a unique position to provide insights to college-bound students based on what you know best – your own college experience. 

 

The pay is great and you can earn bonuses for helping us expand the network to other Student Advisors and high school students. And, you’ll have the convenience of scheduling conversations that fit your busy schedule.

Apply to Become a Student Advisor
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High School Student Counselors

Make more productive use of your scarce and valuable time

You know how time-consuming and stressful the college admissions process can be for your students and their families. You never seem to have enough time or the right tools to help the way you’d like. 

 

Major Decision gives you another option to make the process more transparent, timely and cost-effective – a conversation platform helping your students make smarter, more-informed decisions.

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What People Are Saying

“Abigail will provide any prospective student with valuable insight into life at Barnard. We had an amazing conversation and I left with information that will help me on my college admissions path this fall. I truly am grateful.”

Layla S.
High school senior

“Talking with Major Decision student ambassadors allowed our students to explore colleges they wouldn't have otherwise been able to visit, even in non-COVID times, since they were able to connect with students all over the country.”

Caitlin S.
Director, TRIO Upward Bound

“Yohanis [my Major Decision Student Advisor] was by far the best person I talked to about college/university. He always went the extra mile to help and give me advice.”

Salmaan H.
High school student

Ready to put Major Decision to work for you?

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