University of Central Florida

Majors and Careers

Whether you are undeclared, thinking about changing majors, or unsure about what career you will pursue after your have completed college or graduate school, here are some useful links for you.

MyPlan.com

MyPlan.com is a website that can help students find a major and/or career plan. MyPlan.com has several great features, which are all FREE, including:

  1. 4 career assessments (interests, skills, values, and personality) which can be used to let you know how compatible you may be with over 900 occupations.
  2. The database of 900 occupations includes, job descriptions, requirements, salary data, employment data, etc. Many occupations also have short videos which clearly outline what it would be like to work in that career.
  3. What can I do with a Major in” informs you about which careers are mostly related to your major.

To access the UCF group license which allows you to take the myplan.com assessments for FREE, go to this website: http://career.ucf.edu/links#explore

 

Here are some other good career exploration websites:

1. Occupational Outlook Handbook – U.S. Government Website with a listing of facts about each occupation, click here

2. Florida Choices – Florida Department of Education website used to help students find a career, click here

3. Learn How To Become - Job Search and Career Resource Center - http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/career-resource-center/