6 - From The Career Resource Center: 'Exploring Majors'
From the Career Resource Center: 'Exploring Majors'
The mission of the Career Resource Center is to collaborate with faculty to provide students and alumni with the guidance and resources necessary to enhance their skills in career planning and exploration, job search strategies, and preparation for professional careers or graduate school as contributing citizens of a dynamic global society.
Come into the Career Resource Center in Shaw 101 and meet with an expert counselor.
Come into the Career Library in Shaw 101 and look through our Career Counseling and Planning section. Books are available to help you determine what careers are related to various majors. Career counselors are also available to provide individual help - call for an appointment.
Career Resource Center counselors can administer a variety of assessments to help you determine your interests, skills, and preferences (most are free of charge!). This information is crucial as you look at options.
Books and handouts are available in the Career Resource Center to help you with your search and with designing your resume. Counselors are always available to answer questions and discuss your major and career related concerns.
Sophomore Solutions: Major to Career (INTR 300B - 2 credit hours)
This interactive course is designed especially for sophomores as they make important decisions about major choices and career directions. Students begin matching skills with major areas of study and possible career objectives and prepare a comprehensive academic plan and portfolio to help them achieve these goals. This course will help students determine interests and explore strengths and weaknesses to help identify majors of interest. Through assessment, reflective writing, career exploration, and discussion, students will articulate goals, skills, interests, and competencies to provide a better understanding of what is important as they move toward formally declaring a major.