Career Center


Deciding Students Should Know…

Students change their major an average of 3 times before graduation. Choosing a major doesn't limit you to one career. Most majors give you the education that can enable you to enter a variety of careers. Here are the most effective steps in choosing a major/career:

Step 1: Begin with Self Assessment

What are you...
  • Interests
  • Skills
  • Values
  • Goals
  • Personality Traits / Preferences
  • Career Interests
  • Preferred Work Environment

Step 2: Gather Career Information

Step 3: Discuss Your Options

Step 4: Test Drive Your Careers

  • Job Shadowing
  • Volunteering
  • Internships
  • Related Part-Time Job
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate research
  • Join a Student Club/Org.
  • Take exploratory courses