Major and Career Exploration
The career exploration process really begins during your first and second year of college with
individualized assistance provided by Center for Career Development and your academic
advisor. The first step, self-exploration, is a very important step that should not be rushed through and/or overlooked. The following information will help you begin your exploration process.
- Do What You Are
Do What You Are is an on-line assessment tool designed to help you identify strengths and explore major and career options that fit your personal profile. The assessment is available to all first through senior year students and alumni.
- "What Can I Do With a Major In..."
"What Can I Do With a Major In..." will help you connect majors with career opportunities; it also contains links to additional websites to help you learn about the wide range of opportunities available to you. This information is only accessible from this link.
- Life Long Guide to Career Development
Center for Career Development has developed a guide to help you understand and navigate the bends your career path may take while in college and after graduation. You may use this tool in your planning process.
- Career Decision-Making Process
Taking an active role in your career-decision making process will help you achieve your major/career specific goals. Click here to learn more.
- The Major Discovery Program is a faculty-led initiative for undeclared students to receive resources and expertise to assist them in 'discovering' an academic path at the University of Evansville. In an ever-changing world, entering UE as an undeclared major is not only a wonderful opportunity, it is a great idea!
- CareersInPsychology.org - Explore careers in psychology. Search through our database of careers, learn what to look for in a high quality psychology school and much more.
- The Liberal Arts, Your College Major, and Your Future Career(s): Myths & Realities
By Joe Cuseo, Marymount College
- How About a Minor?
After selecting your major, you will also want to explore your minor possibilities. Minors can be a very important value-added piece to any academic program.
This program is "designed to provide arts and science students with educational and hands-on business experiences that will improve their marketability and career success." Click here to learn more about the benefits, requirements and how to participate.
At Career Thoughts, we believe that happiness in life is tied to feeling satisfaction from work. To help, we want to provide you with the information you need to make the career decisions that are best for you. Explore career options with our job descriptions, or browse by category.
- Job Choices Online
Featuring job-search advice, interview tips, sample cover letters and resumes,
links to employers interested in hiring new college grads, and more! Diversity Link
- Career Profiles
Making educated decision about a potential career can be a daunting and time consuming endeavor. For years CareerProfiles.info has been assisting career minded professionals, job seekers and students make better, more informed career choices by providing them with highly relevant, reliable and up-to-date career information and job search resources. With many thousands of regular website visitors CareerProfiles.info is now one of the premier career and job search websites on the Internet.