Major Exploration

DISCOVER is an easy to use career planning and occupational information program that can assist you in making career decisions. This program can help you whether you are exploring academic majors, learning about occupations or conducting a job search. You might want to begin with the inventories to assess your interests, values and abilities.

You may also begin with the sections which describe occupations and majors. If you complete the inventories, you will have a personal profile that identifies potential majors and occupations related to your stated interests, values and abilities. If you are job hunting, there are sections with information about interviewing and resume/letter writing.

Note:  You must have a User ID prior to logging into the DISCOVER program.  Obtain a User ID from Career and Student Employment Services in person by visiting T-204, by sending an email to, or by calling (520) 494-5428

What Can I Do With a Major?  This is an excellent resource to explore the various careers that can be tied to certain majors. This convenient website is provided through Arizona State University’s Career Services department and allows students to explore a variety of majors and careers that are commonly associated with those majors.

What Can I Do With This Major/Degree  A very similar resource to that listed above in a different format.  You will be able to use this website, provided by the University of Arizona Career Services department to click on information and links about the various majors or careers.

What Can I Do With a Major In…  This resource, provided by the University of North Carolina-Wilmington, allows students to explore a variety of questions surrounding particular majors.  These include: What the “major” is, Related Career Titles, Related Major Skills, Job & Internship Search Links, Career Planning Links, Professional Association Links, and other Miscellaneous Resources.

Content on this page is provided by Student Success Programs.

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