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Majors to Career: A Guide for CLAS Students

Preparing for your future career may seem overwhelming – choosing a major, deciding on a career, finding internship opportunities, securing meaningful post-graduation employment or gaining acceptance to graduate school are some examples. Luckily there is a process to help you navigate your career journey. This extensive career guide will take you through the four phases of the career development process: 1) learn about yourself 2) explore majors and careers 3) gain relevant experience 4) implement plan. Highlights include:

  • Career advice from successful UConn CLAS alumni
  • Examples of what UConn CLAS alumni from all majors are doing in the world of work
  • Overview of the skills most valued by employers
  • Top seven out-of-classroom-experiences valued by employers/graduate schools

View this Center for Career Development Guidebook: