Career and Major Exploration

Career and Major Exploration

MyPlan.com

  • Interactive program students can use to explore information on majors and careers
  • Penn State students can gain free access to all assessments and resource information available on this system
  • Come to Career Services to get the code to access this useful tool

Advising at PSU

  • Provides links to each Penn State undergraduate college's home page
  • Provides lists of Penn State majors
  • Provides advising information

Major Quest

  • Explore majors at Penn State by area of interest

Occupational Outlook Handbook

  • Developed by the U.S. Department of Labor
  • Nationally recognized source of career information containing thousands of occupations

O*NET

  • Serves as the nation's primary source of occupational information and is continually updated
  • Provides comprehensive information on key attributes and characteristics of workers and occupations

Wet Feet Career Resource Library

  • Comprehensive information related to careers, industries, salaries, and more
  • Videos of career topics and employers
  • Create an account using your @psu.edu email address

Vault Online Career Library (Career Insider)

  • Comprehensive information related to careers, industries, salaries, and more; also includes employee surveys
  • Create an account using your @psu.edu email address
  • Download 60+ free career, industry, and employer guides

Computer Science Online

  • An in-depth website for potential and current students considering a career with computers, software engineering, and more

To Become A Teacher.org

  • Offering educators an easy to navigate online platform that will help them learn more about specific teaching careers, along with arming them with the proper tools and tips to achieve their goal of becoming an educator