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A study on Career identity, Satisfaction in major, and Adjustment to college life for students of Department of Food and Nutrition at a University
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A study on Career identity, Satisfaction in major, and Adjustment to college life for students of Department of Food and Nutrition at a University
Lee, Songmi; Cho, Jihyun;
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 Abstract
The purpose of this study is to investigate relationships among career identity, satisfaction in major, and adjustment to college life for students who major in food and nutrition that is complex and has diversity of carrier and to serve as a guideline for career counselling and college life. After reliability and validity of the data collected were verified using IBM SPSS Statistics 22, difference in variables according to characteristics of students was examined using independent t-test, ANOVA, and chi-square test. The results showed that there was a positive correlation among career identity, satisfaction in major, and adjustment to college life and students who had prior knowledge of their major showed a higher level of career identity, satisfaction in major and adjustment to college life compared to those who did not. Therefore, it is suggested that guidance on Department of Food and Nutrition should be provided to students before they decide on their major for their increased satisfaction in major, smooth adjustment to college life, and career decision. With this data, we recognize the gravity of psychological factor and carrer consciousness may provide base data to practical use of student life and carrer guidance.
 Keywords
Career identity;Satisfaction in major;Adjustment to college life;Prior knowledge of the major;Department of Food and Nutrition;
 Language
Korean
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