Choosing or Changing a Major

Choosing or changing a major is a big step and can feel overwhelming.  If you are struggling with this decision, you are not alone. More than 50% of all college students are undecided and 75% change their major at least once.

Make sure to read the Registrar's criteria for changing your major.

Connect with people to learn more about careers

  • Do Informational Interviews to get the inside story from professionals in your field
  • Use HuskyNation to search for alumni who may be willing to meet with you
  • Use Social Networking sites such as LinkedIn and Twitter to connect you to people. Follow Career Development on Twitter and join our LinkedIn Group!
  • Attend Career Conversations (Wednesdays at noon) and other Career Development events to meet alumni and professionals in a variety of fields
  • Attend Career Fairs to learn about employers and career paths