14 Types Of Shoes You Should Wear Based On Your Major

14 Types Of Shoes You Should Wear Based On Your Major

What you wear on your feet says a lot about you.

I have seen so many articles about stereotypes of different majors, and well, it's time for me to jump on the bandwagon. Everyone has a sense of identity, and it is usually formed around college. In college, you spend a lot of time with people in your major, so naturally, you begin to talk, look, and dress alike. Shoes are a woman's best friend, and they can be personalized to you and their desired functionality. Let the majors speak for themselves.

1. Exercise Science


Nothing screams "I wanna get paid to workout" quite like a fresh pair of Nikes

2. Anthropology/Sociology


Saving the world, one pair at a time.

3. Accounting, Economics, or Finance

Modest and sensible heels

Strictly comes in only black, navy, or nude

4. Marketing or Sales


You can sell just about anything in these.

5. ROTC or Criminology

Tactile boots

Ooo Rah!

6. Chemistry, Biology, or General Science

An extra pair of spill proof shoes

Not the most attractive, but you can stash them in your bag until lab.

7. Nursing


These shoes are just dying to take your vitals every 15 minutes.

8. Education


Practical for standing at the front of the classroom and chasing kids at recess.

9. Environmental Science or Horticulture


Cute and easy to clean.

10. Political Science or Prelaw

Kitten Heels

Pairs perfectly with a nice pantsuit.

11. Psychology or philosophy


Most commonly found with a tweed jacket and spectacles to really give that prof vibe.

12. Dance

Ballet flats

Easy to change out of for dance class, but still obsessed with ballet.

13. Graduate School

Sperry's or penny-loafers

That Master's degree isn't going to earn itself; you must act the part of a grown up.

14. Undecided


Wild, free, and accepting of all possibilities.

These shoes are just suggestions, but nonetheless, they will, in fact, help you succeed in whatever major you chose. Now go see if you can play a game of "guess the major" by looking at other peoples' shoes.

Cover Image Credit: Photo by Sebastian Pociecha on Unsplash

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To The Teacher Who Was So Much More

Thank you for everything

I think it's fair to say that most people remember at least one teacher who had a lasting impact on them. I have been incredibly lucky to have several teachers who I will never forget, but one individual takes the cake. So here's to you: thank you for all you have done.

Thank you for teaching me lessons not just in the textbook.

Although you taught a great lecture, class was never just limited to the contents of the course. Debates and somewhat heated conversations would arise between classmates over politics and course material, and you always encouraged open discussion. You embraced the idea of always having an opinion, and always making it be heard, because why waste your voice? You taught me to fight for things I believed in, and to hold my ground in an argument. You taught me to always think of others before doing and speaking. You showed me the power of kindness. Thank you for all the important lessons that may not have been included in the curriculum.

Thank you for believing in me.

Especially in my senior year, you believed in me when other teachers didn't. You showed me just what I could accomplish with a positive and strong attitude. Your unwavering support kept me going, especially when I melted into a puddle of tears weekly in your office. You listened to my stupid complaints, understood my overwhelming stress-induced breakdowns, and told me it was going to be okay. Thank you for always being there for me.

Thank you for inspiring me.

You are the epitome of a role model. Not only are you intelligent and respected, but you have a heart of gold and emit beautiful light where ever you go. You showed me that service to others should not be looked at as a chore, but something to enjoy and find yourself in. And I have found myself in giving back to people, thanks to your spark. Thank you for showing me, and so many students, just how incredible one person can be.

Thank you for changing my life.

Without you, I truly would not be where I am today. As cliche as it sounds, you had such a remarkable impact on me and my outlook on life. Just about a year has passed since my graduation, and I'm grateful to still keep in touch. I hope you understand the impact you have made on me, and on so many other students. You are amazing, and I thank you for all you have done.

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Yeah, there's an app for that.


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Google Calendar.

Look at that beauty.

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Google Doc File Folders


Sick of that long list of documents in your Google Docs? You can make file folders to organize all of your docs!

Momentum Chrome Extension

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This is a to-do list on steroids- definitely worth checking out!


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