Career Exploration

Exploring different careers is crucial when developing your future plans. The resources below offer insight into different professions within the world of work.

What Can I Do With This Major?:  Whether you’re exploring majors or searching for information about your chosen field, this website will help you connect majors to careers. Learn about typical career areas and types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.

Occupational Outlook Handbook: Source for career information regarding potential earnings data, expected job prospects, and education requirements.

O*NET: Explore the skills, education, and employment trends of over 1,000 different occupations. O*NET is sponsored by the  Employment & Training Administration and The U.S. Department of Labor.

CareerBliss: Information hub for job seekers, recruiters, and employers. Cover topics including tips and trends for the current workforce.

Undercover Recruiter: Career blog covering social networking, career management, personal branding strategies, and job search strategies.

Glassdoor: Offers inside look at organizations through company reviews, salary reports, and personal interview experiences. All information is shared by employees who currently work at the company.

The Career Project: An interactive site that allows you an uncensored look into thousands of careers through the experiences of individuals within a professional field.

Buzzfile: Identify and research potential employers using Buzzfile’s database of 18 million companies. Users are able to build and save past searches for future reference.