Step 3 – Learn What You Can Do With Your Degree Choice

Wondering what you can do with a particular major?

Learn about the typical career areas and the type of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate. This is a time to explore!

WhatCanIDoWithThisMajor-Small-WPCheck out the Excelsior College tool that links majors to careers – What Can I do with this Major?

  • Remember, the major you choose is just one of the measures that defines your career. How you apply your knowledge and credentials is also a contributing factor.  College grads use their education in a wide variety of fields. You should explore and learn about the wide range of career opportunities available to you.
  • If you would rather investigate career paths first, skip to Step 4  and then come back and look at the degree programs that will provide a strong foundation for careers that interest you.
  • For more resources in your field of study, continue your research on majors and careers through the additional websites provided below by school.  If you don’t find your major in a resource link, go to the next one.
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