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I need help to decide whether I should do a career in optometry or languages?

I currently have interest in Optometry (Health Professional School) and Foreign Languages (majoring in Spanish and learning Portuguese too). I am having trouble which pathway to take. I mean I can become an optometrist and used foreign languages as an asset. I grew up fully bilingual in English and French. I will soon claim proficiency in English, French, and Spanish. I could work for the United Nations too.

Asked By: EricD - 1/28/2010
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Optometry. Unless you want to be a translator, customer service rep or a teacher...then do languages. I am bilingual as well, and majored in Spanish and minored in French. The market is highly competetive when it comes to Spanish speaking jobs. There are a lot of people who are fluent in Spanish and English and are... More
Answered By: Lashenova - 1/28/2010
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I think you should create a Pros and Cons list for both careers so you organize all your thoughts and feelings about optometry and languages.
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Answered By: Bryan - 1/28/2010
 
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