What Can I Do with This Major
Not sure what to do with your major? Consider trying one or more of these tips.
- take this online, self-guided series of interest, values, and abilities assessments that assists students in exploring occupations and careers.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
from the U.S. Department of Labor - learn about careers, including the work environment, job outlook, and earnings.
Job shadow - observe a professional participating in their job at their place of employment to get an idea of the work they do and the skills you might need.
Informational interview - not an actual interview of you, but rather an interview of a professional in a field that interests you in order to learn more about a role or profession.
- discuss your skills and interests, identify a professional to job shadow or conduct an informational interview, or review strategies for expanding your network, and more.
Browse Illinois State's majors - to identify related skills, fields, career paths and more: