STEP 1: SELF-EXPLORATION:
The first step in choosing a major or a career path is learning more about who you are.
Knowing more about yourself goes a long way toward knowing what major or career you find most attractive. The four main facets of self-exploration are Personality, Interests, Skills and Values. The Career Development Office offers many options to guide you through this exploration process,, including formal assessment tools.
STEP 2: GATHER INFORMATION ABOUT MAJORS AND CAREERS:
Some students choose a major and then find out which career possibilities would be open to them with that major; others choose a career they would enjoy and then determine the most appropriate major to prepare them for the Career.