Careers & Major Interests

Discover what you love!

The Career Development Services office can help you choose a major, decide on a career path, set goals, and put your plan into action! Schedule an appointment with your career coach or stop by our office for an express service drop-in today!

What can I do with this major?

Learn about career areas and types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.

My Next Move

Find careers through keyword search; by browsing industries that employ different types of workers; or through the O*NET Interest Profiler


An online, interactive, self-guided career and education planning system


Explore the nation's primary source of occupational information containing definitions and job outlook data 


The ultimate international job seeker's guide created for international students in the US and US students going abroad.

Career Coaching

Connect in person with ODU career coaches

What excites you!

Center for Major Exploration

The Center for Major Exploration (CME) assists students to choose a major and explore potential careers. Academic advisors collaborate with students to identify interests, skills, and abilities that translate into a major that best fits the individual student.