Choosing a major can be one of the biggest decisions you’ll ever make but know that you have resources and people in your corner to help you make the decision.
At UW Oshkosh you might work with any of the following offices to help you make a decision on your major:
Undergraduate Academic Resource Center
It takes time and hard work to decide which major is right for you. UARC at UW Oshkosh has many resources listed on their website for you to use when making this decision. Learn more about choosing your major.
Career & Professional Development
Career & Professional Development will help you better understand the occupations you might be considering. You’ll be able to connect with Career Advisors assigned to each college who have a good understanding of the courses you might be taking, the needs of your desired industry, and the skills/abilities you’ll need to gain/experience before making the transition to the world of work.
Career Exploration Resources
My Next Move
My Next Move is an interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options. My Next Move has tasks, skills, salary information, and more for over 900 different careers.Learn more about My Next Move.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
This website provides valuable assistance to help you make a decision on a future career. The Occupational Outlook Handbook provides information on:
- Training and education needs;
- Expected job prospects;
- What workers do on the job; and
- Working conditions.
This website provides occupational information, such as interests, skills and values related to an occupation and characteristics of workers and their occupations. Visit O*net to learn more.