Connect with a professional to learn more about careers
Test Drive Your Career: We'll take you there! Join us for a visit off-campus to a company or organization that you are interested in. Learn first hand about the industry.
Pizza with Professionals: Over 100 professionals come to campus each year to talk to you about careers.
Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) Program: Connect with alumni in their career field of your interest.
Job shadow/informational interview: Spend a day with a professional in the field or interview a professional about their discipline. This is a great way to learn firsthand about career fields or majors. Check out these tips on networking. The informational interviewing handout will get you started. Check out Candid Career.
Online tools to explore
What Can I do with a Major in...? Here you will find information about the many careers related to your majors and minors.
Onet - Search for information about occupations. Learn about applicable skills, work activities, and related occupations (this resource also matches occupations to Strong Interest Inventory and Focus 2 work interest results).
Candid Career - Browse thousands of career interviews, find out about the careers you are interested in - search by major, career title or industry.
There are several assessments that help you identify how your strengths, interests and personality match different career paths.