What Can I Do With This Major?
Though your academic major does not dictate your career options, you may wonder what options align with your academic interests. What Can I Do With This Major? offers common career areas and employers who look for applicants with a certain major.
LinkedIn is truly great tool for all industries and is used for so much more than simply connecting with others. It's a resourceful way to discover paths pursued by those already in a career field that interests you. By researching job titles of relatives, friends, and alumni, you can learn more about the accomplishments they've had to get there. Also, with more than 37,000 William & Mary alumni active on LinkedIn across all industries, all over the world, you can communicate with them directly through groups to learn about their process and get advice for developing your path.
After researching online, the best way to get the most updated and personalized perspectives of a variety of career options is by conducting informational interviews, where you get to ask the questions.
Featuring hundreds of videos, with people from all kinds of fields, Candid Careers is a great way to investigate various careers. Those who are unsure of their intended career path can learn what to expect from each, and how to prepare themselves for success.