Career Planning & Exploration


Begin. Build. Become. 

Career planning is more than choosing the right major.

It's a lifelong process of setting goals and striving to reach those goals.

Things to consider when exploring which career is right for you:

  • Interests
  • Skills
  • Values
  • Geographic location
  • Family

Find work you love with Pathway U! 

This innovative, scientifically-supported career guidance tool

  • uses a predictive fit measure to help you prioritize the best education and career pathways where you will find purpose and meaning in the world of work.
  • connects you to real-time opportunities for internships and employment that align with your career fit.

What Can I Do With This Major?

Whether you're exploring majors or searching for information about your chosen field, What Can I Do With This Major? will help you connect majors to careers.

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

What Can I Do With This Major? is produced by the University of Tennessee Center for Career Development

  • The Job Search Guide (Coming soon!)
  • The Career Planning Timeline (Stop by Career Services to pick one up!)
  • Why Involvement in College Matters Video