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The "What Can I Do With A Major In ..." website is a great resource to help you connect your major with career options. Explore common career areas for specific majors, employers who hire those majors and strategies to maximize your career opportunities. View the list of related websites to find additional information on your major, employers who hired or provided internships to Cal U students and graduates, and job search sites. Also, read "Success Stories" and get advice from previous Cal U grads.

Keep in mind that the information sheets and websites are representative of typical career paths associated with each major and not a comprehensive list. You may want to explore information and websites from multiple majors to help you learn about a wide range of career opportunities.

What Can I Do With A Major In...

Accounting

Advertising

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Grads Related Field:

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Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Advertising, Marketing, and Public Relations Managers
  • Advertising Sales Agents
  • Sales Representatives
  • Advertising and Public Relations Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Agricultural Science

Animal Science

Anthropology/Archaeology

Architecture

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)


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Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Architects
  • Urban and Regional Planners
  • Landscape Architects

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Art

Biochemistry (Biology: Pre-Professional)

Biological Sciences (Also see Forestry, Fisheries & Wildlife)

Bio-systems Engineering

Botany

Business (Also see HRM, Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing, Retail Merchandising)

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Business Grads

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Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Accountants and Auditors
  • Economists
  • Market and Survey Researchers
  • Human Resources, Training and Labor Relations Manager, and Specialists
  • Purchasing Managers, Buyers, and Purchasing Agents
  • Securities, Commodities, and Financial Service Sales Agents
  • Financial Managers
  • Loan Officers
  • Insurance Sales Agents
  • Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents
  • Advertising, Marketing, Promotions, Public Relations, and Sales Manager
  • Sales Engineers
  • Sales Representatives, Wholesale Representatives, and Manufacturing

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Chemistry

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Chemistry Grads

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Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Chemists and Materials Scientists
  • Science Technicians
  • Teachers-Postsecondary
  • Physicians
  • Physician Assistants
  • Scientific Research Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Child & Family Studies

Classics (Includes: The Arts, Nonprofit)

Communication Disorders/Speech Pathology (Includes: Audiology)

COMMUNICATION STUDIES/SPEECH COMMUNICATION

Computer Information Systems & Computer Science

What can I do with a Computer Science degree? (PDF)

What can I do with a Computer Information Systems degree? (PDF)

Difference between Computer Science, Computer Information Systems and Computer Engineering Technology

Employers Who Hired Cal U Grads

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Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Computer Programmer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Computer and Information Systems Managers
  • Information Security Analysts, Web Developers, and Computer Network Architects
  • Computer Systems Design Industry Guide
  • Internet Services Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Counseling (Includes: School Psychology, School Counseling, Clinical Mental Health Counseling)

Criminal Justice and Criminology (Also see Forensic Science)

Earth Science / Environmental Studies (Includes: Parks and Recreation, Planning)

Economics

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Economics Grads

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Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Economists
  • Market and Survey Researchers
  • Teachers-Postsecondary
  • State and Local Government Industry Guide
  • Federal Government Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Education

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Grads

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Job Postings

  • PA Department of Education - Education job vacancies in PA, public school districts and IUs in PA, charter/cyber charter/nonpublic/private schools in PA

Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Teachers-Preschool, Kindergarten, Middle, and Secondary
  • Special Education Teachers
  • Counselors
  • Librarians
  • Education Administrators
  • Teachers and Adult Literacy and Remedial and Self-Enrichment Education
  • Teachers-Postsecondary
  • Educational Services Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Engineering Technology (Includes: Computer Engineering Technology, Electrical Engineering Technology, Technology Management)

English

Exercise Science and Athletic Training

Finance

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Finance Grads


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Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Financial Managers
  • Budget Analysts
  • Loan Officers
  • Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents
  • Insurance Sales Agents
  • Insurance Underwriters
  • Banking Industry Guide
  • Securities, Commodities and Other Investments Industry Guide
  • Insurance Industry Guide
  • Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Fisheries & Wildlife

Food Science

Foreign Language (Includes: Arabic,French, Spanish, etc.)

Forensic Science (Also see Criminal Justice)

Forestry

Geography (Includes: GIS, Planning)

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Geography Grads

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Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Geology

Graphic Communication Technology & Graphic Design (Includes: Multimedia)

History

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U History Grads

Related Links

Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Teachers-Postsecondary
  • Teachers-Primary Elementary and Secondary
  • Lawyers
  • Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Human Resource Management

Human Services (Includes: Criminal Justice, Gerontology)

Information & Library Science

Interior Design

International Studies

Journalism

Legal Studies/Law

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Grads

Related Links 

Professional Associations 

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Lawyers
  • Paralegals and Legal Assistants
  • Judges, Magistrates and Other Judicial Workers
  • State and Local Government Industry Guide
  • Federal Government Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

  • * = Recommended Sites

Logistics

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Related Links

Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Purchasing Managers and Buyers
  • Manufacturers and Wholesale Sales Representatives
  • Computer and Information Systems Managers
  • Management Analysts
  • Industrial Production Managers
  • Air Transportation Industry Guide
  • Truck Transportation and Warehousing Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Management

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Management Grads

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Professional Associations 

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Advertising, Marketing, Promotions, Public Relations and Sales Managers
  • Construction Managers
  • Financial Managers
  • Food Service Managers
  • Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations Managers
  • Industrial Production Managers
  • Purchasing Managers, Buyers, and Purchasing Agents
  • Administrative Services Managers
  • Office and Administrative Support Worker Managers
  • Property, Real Estate and Community Association Managers
  • Management Analysts
  • Top Executives
  • Loan Officers
  • Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents
  • Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents
  • Insurance Underwriters
  • Banking Industry Guide
  • Securities, Commodities and Other Investments Industry Guide
  • Insurance Industry Guide
  • Consulting Services Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Management Information Systems

Marketing

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employer Who Hired Cal U Marketing Grads

 

Related Links

Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Advertising, Marketing, Promotions, Public Relations, and Sales Managers
  • Marketing and Survey Researchers
  • Purchasing Managers, Buyers, and Purchasing Agents
  • Market and Survey Researchers
  • Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing
  • Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Mathematics

Medical Fields (Includes: Biology: Pre-Professional)

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

 

Related Links 

See also Healthcare Sciences Links

Music and Commercial Music Technology

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Related Links

Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Musicians, Singers, and Related Workers
  • Teachers - Postsecondary
  • Teachers-Primary and Secondary
  • Arts, Entertainment and Recreation Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Nursing

Nutrition

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Related Links

Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Dietitians and Nutritionists
  • Food Service Managers
  • Health Educators

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Philosophy

Physical Therapist Assistant & Occupational Therapist

Physics

Plant Sciences

Political Science and Government

Psychology

Public Administration

Public Health

Public Relations

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Public Relations Grads

Related Fields:

Related Links

Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Public Relations Specialists
  • Advertising, Marketing, Promotions, Public Relations, and Sales Managers
  • Meeting and Convention Planners
  • Advertising and Public Relations Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Radio & Television

Recreation & Tourism Management (Includes: Parks & Recreation, Athletic Training)

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Grads in Related Fields

Related Links

Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Recreational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Recreation Workers
  • Athletes, Coaches, Umpires, and Related Workers
  • Travel Agents
  • Meeting and Convention Planners
  • Flight Attendants
  • Gaming Services Occupations
  • Arts, Entertainment and Recreation Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Religious Studies

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Related Links

Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Teachers-Postsecondary
  • Social Assistance Industry Guide
  • Advocacy, Grantmaking and Civic Organizations Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Retail/Merchandising

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Grads in Related Field

Related Links

Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Retail Salespersons
  • Purchasing Managers, Buyers, and Purchasing Agents
  • Sales Worker Supervisors
  • Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing
  • Clothing, Accessory, and General Merchandise Stores Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Social Work (Includes: Gerontology)

Sociology (Includes: Social Science)

What can I do with this degree? (PDF)

Employers Who Hired Cal U Sociology and Social Science Grads

Related Links

Professional Associations

Occupational Outlook Information

  • Counselors
  • Social and Human Service Assistants
  • Teachers-Postsecondary
  • Teachers-Elementary, Middle and Secondary
  • Market and Survey Researchers
  • Police and Detectives
  • Social Assistance Industry Guide
  • Advocacy, Grantmaking and Civic Organizations Industry Guide
  • State and Local Government Industry Guide
  • Federal Government Industry Guide

Miscellaneous Career Information

Job Postings

* = Recommended Sites

Sport Management & Professional Golf Management (Also see Exercise Science)

Theater

Travel & Tourism

Urban Studies (Includes: Social Science)

Women's Studies

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