Career and Major Choice

Career and Major Choice

Helping students understand their major and career interest helps narrow down which schools might be right for them.

Holland Code (RIASEC) Test; Another version; Personality Mosaic

  • Scores on 6 personality markers which can then be used to match to potential career interests.

US Bureau of Labor Statistics

  • Wealth of information about job growth, geographic concentration of fields, average salaries.
  • Career Outlook gives growth statistics for specific fields.

O*NET Resource Center’s My Next Move

  • Guidance for those who are unsure or who want to know more about specific fields.

California Career Zone

  • One-stop shop for career exploration; includes inventory, matching, resume building. Uses O*Net for data.

Choosing Majors

Princeton Best PreMed Majors

UC Majors List