Major & Career Exploration

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is your gateway to a variety of careers and the chance to change the world. Our programs foster a life-long love of learning that translates to innumerable career opportunities after graduation.

You can explore a dynamic body of knowledge, engage in service and learning, collaborate with faculty and community partners, develop critical thinking skills, and graduate ready to apply your big ideas to real-world needs.

Browse the resources below to learn about the career opportunities for each of our programs.


Majors in Minutes

Watch upper-class students share what they love and why they chose their major. There are videos for each major offered at the University.

What can I do with this major?

Explore career paths you can choose for any major, as well as strategies for achieving the career of your choice.

Social Sciences Major and Career information

Major-specific career options and employer information for:

  • Aging Studies
  • American Indigenous Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Leadership
  • Corrections
  • Criminal Justice
  • Earth Science
  • Earth Science Teaching
  • Economics
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Gender & Women's Studies
  • Geography
  • History
  • International Relations
  • Law Enforcement
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Social Studies
  • Sociology
  • Urban & Regional Studies

Arts and Humanities Major and Career Information

Career skills and options for:

  • Art and Design
  • Communication Studies
  • English
  • Film and Media Studies
  • Mass Communication
  • Music and Entertainment Industries
  • Philosophy
  • Theatre and Dance
  • World Languages and Cultures

Meet with an Advisor

For personalized exploration and advice, schedule an appointment with the College of Humanities and Social Sciences Academic Advising Center.