Software developer questions

Hope your having a wonderful day I'm currently a college student who is enrolled in Wake-tech Community College , and will be Transferring to chapel hill for Software engineering. What have is series of question aimed toward software development to see how well this career would fit with my interests and personality.By asking a set of question to a professional I wanna see what its like and the benefits as well as the cons here the questions I do have in mind for this research

  1. Why did you choose this career?
  2. What do you like the most about this career? The least?
  3. What is the potential for advancement in this career?
  4. What advice would you give someone just starting out in this career?
Thank you