Discover: Pursuing What I Want
Now that you have an idea of the career and major that you are interested in, you need to understand what you need to do to prepare for them. These activities can help you get more information to help you prepare and plan:
- You should contact the College Advisement Center for your major - here is a link to all of them: https://advisement.byu.edu/section/cac
- To look at the majors more closely, you could see the required classes at https://catalog.byu.edu/programs (scroll to a major, click, also click on the classes; to see a suggested first semester of classes, click Major Academic Plan at the top).
- To see a short video of a professor talking about the major go to https://universityadvisement.byu.edu/major-snippets (choose a major; click the link)
- To see what you can do with a major, go to https://ucs.byu.edu/node/158 (click on What Can I Do With This Major; find a major; review the options)
- Get a summary of career info (e.g., salary, job outlook, how to become one) at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/ (enter specific occupation in upper right search box)
- Find different routes to your career at https://www.learnhowtobecome.org
Click here to find other activities that will help you Discover more information about your choices.