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Connecting Major to Career & Resources for your Major

Connecting Major to Career

Sometimes people assume that selecting a major means you are essentially choosing a career, or that having a specific degree limits you to a few specific career paths. However, for many people and most careers, the path is not direct. Rather, it's a wndy road with twists and turns. 

If you have not decided on a major, are considering changing majors, or closer to graduation and want to understand more about how your course work and experiences so far will relate to careers, check out this Prezi.

Career Planning Resources

The National Career Development Association is one of the best resources in career planning, for all identities and interests. This site is vetted regulary by career professionals and lists career research in easily digestable sections. 

Finding Your Major