So she combined them all and made up her own major: performing arts management. Ms. Kolb, the only student with that degree when she graduated from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst last year, has already landed a job as a project manager for a New York City production company. “How great is it to be able to say, ‘I created a major that I love and care about, and then to pursue a career in it?’ ” the 23-year-old says.
Can’t Pick a College Major? Create OneKelli B. Smith