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Choosing a Major & Choosing a Career

Choosing a major what can I do with a major assessment and counselingChoosing a major is one of the first steps towards building your future career. Your major will also play an important role in your experience at IUPUI. To help you make this decision, we've prepared a number of resources for you. 

Personal Assessment & Career Counseling

Meet with a Career Counselor to discuss your options, explore your interests, and develop a plan for your time at IUPUI. Complete a self-assessment to help you narrow your search. Learn more about your values and desired work environment.

Explore Majors

Every major offered here in the School of Science will help you develop the skills you need to be a successful professional. Learn more about each major and where it can lead by exploring our What Can I Do with a Major in ... ? Series. 

Explore Careers

Choosing a career that will provide you with creative, meaningful work is a challenge. The process of Career Exploration will allow you to learn about the world of work and where you best fit. Watch Candid Career videos to learn about a day in the life of your desired profession. Discover what skills and experiences you will need for your future career or browse job posts to see what’s in demand. Set up a Job Shadow or Informational Interview. It all can be done here. 

Career Resources

Looking for valuable online resources that can help you in your professional development? PREPs has put together a list of useful sites right here on our website.