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Student Life

Choosing a Major & Career Exploration

Not sure where to start? Check out the Career Decision Pyramid which lists life and job-related aspects to consider to develop your career plan from start (bottom of pyramid) to finish (the pyramid’s pinnacle).

10 Step Career Search Action Plan - A plan in making an informed career decision

Career and Job Search Action Steps - Steps to consider each semester to assist with career and job searches.

Informational Interviewing - Gaining information for making career decisions!

What Can I do with this major? - Tool used to connect majors to careers

Learn How to Become - Find out more about different careers

Career Cornerstone - Detailed resource for Healthcare, Science, Math, Computing, Engineering and Technology.

College Majors - College major and career exploration tool

Occupational Outlook Handbook - The Occupational Outlook Handbook, the government’s premier publication on career guidance, provides essential information about hundreds of occupations

ONET - Find concise occupational information on over 950 jobs

CareerOneStop - provides national, state and local career, labor market, and workforce information using online tools, videos, and maps to a range of local services. CareerOneStop is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor

America’s Career Infonet - can help you identify options and plan your education and career options.

Princeton Review of Careers – provides a summary of various types of careers.