Choosing a Major or Career
Have you narrowed down the choices of your major? If not, here are some more resources to filter your search.
Career Exploration sites allow you to search specific information regarding careers, training, income, outlook and location. Career Inventories are free assessments that will help you identify what careers may be aligned with your skills and personality.
Some factors to consider:
· What environment do I want to work in?
· Do I like working in a group or independently?
· What projected income will I need to maintain my lifestyle?
· What is the job outlook for careers that I am interested in?
· Am I willing to relocate for employment?
· Will I be utilizing my skills and abilities in the careers that I am interested in?
· How much education is required for careers that I am interested in? Am I prepared and willing to be in school for this amount of time?