Having to connect a major to a career field can be difficult for many students mainly because ones education can be used for a wide variety of career paths. Although your major does not lock you into a particular career or determine what your career will be, looking at additional resources for you to begin exploring your options is important. Choose any of the links below to find information on different career pathways for different majors, employers that hire in those fields, strategies, and related career titles. Explore your options.
NEW! Maricopa's own What Can I Do With a Major In...If you know what you want to major in and not really sure what you can do with it, check out Maricopa's new website! Get connected to job titles, Maricopa programs as well as local and national associations in your area.
What can I do with this major? Thinking of a major but not sure what you can do with it? This website can provide information on different areas of employment for your major, employers that hire in those areas, and useful strategies. The downloadable pdf files are great takeaways for each major and provide useful information.
Bureau of Labor Statistics website allows you to search through a list of all occupations alphabetically. Find everything from salary information to advancement opportunities all at once
Career One-stop is another great resource for a wealth of career information. This link particularly will take you directly to the state of Arizona and you can begin exploring information such as fastest growing occupations, occupations with the most openings, etc.
My Next Move allows you to explore occupations and related information including job openings, salary information, employment outlook and much more! Great visual tool to help you glance through the summary of an occupation.
MyFuture.com. This website will allow you to explore careers by field of study, industry, type of work, or career trait. In addition to gathering a wealth of information, this website also military friendly. You can search military careers and find out which careers are civilian and/or military.
Inside Jobs offers thousands of unique career profiles that are fun to read and include videos, salary ranges, and work environment information.