SDN Members don't see this ad. (About Ads) As the title says, what happens? Do people usually have a 2nd major to fall back on or is that it? I heard most people just "become" lawyers. I think this is what i'm most scared of, studying for years and not passing. I think i'm most afraid of that because i'm a sophmore in a very low end college and decided now would be a good time to start studying for the MCATS.. 3-4 years in advance.