Career Exploration

Are you thinking about your career and long term goals? Do you want to use what you studied here at UConn in your first job or a career? Are you considering if graduate school is the right option for you? Utilize the resources below to start answering these questions and learning how your UConn experience is preparing you for your career after college.

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Reliable, intuitive decision-making with Focus 2 helps you choose a major, explore occupations, career paths, and make informed career decisions. Get started developing your personalized career and education plans!

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Career Communities

Career Communities are industry-focused groups that assist undergraduate and graduate students in narrowing down their career aspirations into manageable and relevant fields. Students who are exploring their options can find helpful content through the Career Exploration Community page.

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Talk to a Career Coach

Bridge the gap between “where you are” and “where you want to be” through the goal-oriented & action-oriented process of career coaching. Meet with a dedicated professional to discuss your academic & career related plans, and get empowered to make decisions & move forward.

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Identify a Major and Career

Focus 2 can help you choose a major, explore occupations, and make informed career decisions through assessments of your values, …

The Major Experience (TME)

The Major Experience (TME) is a University-wide major exploration program, designed to help students explore majors in a holistic, interactive, and intentional manner. TME …

Career On Demand

Watch bite-sized videos with tips & advice covering all aspects of Career Development, wherever and whenever you need them.

Majors to Careers

Are you trying to figure out what to do with your major? Are you wondering what students and alumni in …

Vault: Research Employers

Vault has merged with the Husky Mentor Network, also known as Firsthand. To log into both Vault and Firsthand, click …

Husky Mentor Network

Connect with UConn alumni & professionals for one-on-one career conversations, including discussing choosing a major, résumé critiques, practice interviews, and …


Veterati is a free mentorship platform for Service Members, Veterans, and Military Spouses to access unlimited mentors.


CT DOL: Labor Market Information

This section of our website is aimed primarily at students, teachers, counselors, parents, and other individuals looking for information on …