Links/Resources for Exploring Majors

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Exploring Majors and Careers

  • What Can I do with my Major: Learn about the typical career areas and the types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate
  • Resources by Major: Gives information on specific job and internship websites, professional associations, and organizations at San José State University to help you get involved in your major.
  • Major FinderBanner image of Identifying Your Interests webshop
  • O*Net: O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!
  • Eureka: For additional skills and personality assessments visit Eureka.org. Log into SpartaJobs for the School Code, or go directly to Eureka if you have already created your Username and Password.
  • Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook

 

Student Success Centers

   

Academic Support and Programs

  • Peer Connections: Offers tutoring services that assist students in learning study strategies and understanding course concepts.
  • Writing Center: Offers a variety of resources to help students become better writers, from one-on-one tutoring sessions to writing workshops.
  • Aspire: Provides opportunities for academic development, assistance with basic college requirements, and motivation to assist students toward the successful completion of their post-secondary education
  • Accessible Education Center: A comprehensive center providing both students and employees with accommodations and services
  • Educational Counseling: Provides information and resources on how to reach your desired educational goals
  • General Education Advising: Information about which GE courses are required for a degree at SJSU.
  • Advising Hub: A one stop shop for general advising, requirements and policy information.
  • Spartan Success Portal: Contains information and resources for student success, leadership opportunities, student organizations, and fraternity and sorority life.
  • Student Involvement: Contains information and resources for leadership opportunities, student organizations, and fraternity and sorority life.
  • International Students

 

Financial Planning