This career interest area focuses on exploration and decision making. If you have a few ideas already or are not sure where to begin, this interest area is for you!
Explore the list of resources below to begin your exploration. These resources will help you discover opportunities, grow your network and more!
Join the Exploratory career interest area in Handshake:
- Log in to Handshake
- Click on your name in the top right corner of the screen
- Select 'Career Interests'
- Navigate to the question 'In what career interest areas are you most interested?'
- Select the 'Exploratory' career interest area
- Click the 'Save My Career Interests Button'
Experiential education opportunities
- Career Connections spring break shadowing for first and second year undergrads
- Civic engagement
- Co-operative Education
- Education abroad
- Entrepreneurship / starting a business
- Practicum Program
- Undergraduate research
Find jobs and internships
Networking the best way to tap into the hidden job market—an immense underground marketplace where jobs open up and then are filled through word of mouth and personal referrals.
There are many ways to network at CWRU:
- College Majors 101: gain major insights from over 150+ majors
- Most popular college majors
- Occupational Outlook Handbook: furnished by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, this guide is the government's premier source of career guidance featuring hundreds of occupations
- O*NET Online: a tool for career exploration and job analysis
- Statistics on undergraduate degree fields: a report from the National Center for Education Statistics, last updated May 2019
- Read about outcomes and data for CWRU students