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Meet Carter, a senior at Texas State University majoring in Marketing. He previously attended Cedar Park High School in Cedar Park, Texas.

What factors were most important when deciding where to go to college?

The reputation of major and lifestyle at the university

In high school, I wish I would have tried…

Way more dual credit courses. I didn’t realize the feasibility of high school dual credit compared to college courses

What types of clubs, activities, sports, jobs, etc. are involved with on campus?

I am a part of a fraternity, Mu Sigma Nu, and I participate in all intramural sports within the fraternity

What are things you won’t read in the school’s brochure?

1.The tailgates for football games are more important than the actual football games

2.You’re going to have plenty of extra meal swipes left over, so please don’t be stingy and help out your fellow starving seniors

Best on-campus event at Texas State University:

Football game tailgates

Favorite class:

Professional Selling

Favorite dining hall meal:

When the line isn’t an hour long, Panda Express

On weekends, students:

Hangout by the pool or float down the river.

It’s 1AM on Saturday. Where are you?

I’ll be at the Square helping kids cross the street and make it to their cars safely

It’s finals week and the libraries are packed. Where do you go study?

The secret 4th floor study hall in the McCoy College building

Before I graduate, I want to…

Learn more as a marketing student, make some more life long friends, and secure a great job in my hometown of Austin, TX

Anything else awesome that we should know about your college?

The college campus and city of San Marcos is extremely diverse with amazing restaurants, city wide events, and campus sponsored multicultural events

 

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