Choosing A Major and Career
Remember that most campuses have career services or career counseling offices if you have questions or need help choosing a major. Or if you have a field of interest, ask people in that field about which major might help you get a job.
- Choosing a major - general info to consider, including job outlooks, skills, and required knowledge or courses (audio clip is available as a transcript)
- Four steps to choosing a major - from the NY Times
- Many degree programs (like teaching, nursing, social work) have performance standards or technical standards that may be a barrier for students with disabilities - learn about these before you try to enter a degree program.
- A "career connections" tip sheet is available at the Black, Disabled and Proud website