Explore Your Options
Which Career Fits Your Major?
You know what you want to study, but you may not know which career to choose once you've graduated. We've complied information on most of the majors offered at UNO, so you can make well-informaed decisions about connecting your major to a career.
From College to Career
Choosing a major that leads to a fulfilling career can be complicated.
Focus 2 Career
Focus 2 Career is website that guides users through a reliable, user-friendly career and education decision making model to help them select a major, explore occupations, make informed career decisions and take action in their career development. Utilizing a number of assessments, Focus 2 Career assists students with career readiness and prepares them for life-long, meaningful work. All assessments through Focus 2 Career are available at no cost.
TO REGISTER, visit Focus 2 Career Registration and use Access Code: Mavericks when prompted.
Once registered, you can complete any or all of the assessments, explore major and career options and so much more! If you would like one of our Career Crew staff members to assist in interpreting your assessment results, please visit Handshake and sign up for a Career Exploration Appointment.
The O*NET database provides information on skills, abilities, knowledges, work activities, and interests associated with over 900 occupations.
Find Your Job with Prototype
Prototype is an ACDC program that will connect you with an industry professional that is intended to spark your curiosity and expand your horizon into possible career options. You will be matched with an industry or job function specialist in the Omaha-area and will meet-up on a date of your mutual choosing.
US 2800: Career Competencies for Professional Success
Career Competencies for Professional Success (US 2800) is a fantastic opportunity for students to learn valuable career skills that employers are looking for. This online seminar aims to prepare students for meaningful work through various assignments, discussions, and activities. Students in this course will utilize a number of assessments to provide them with a better understanding of their strengths and instill confidence in their majors. The materials covered in Career Competencies for Professional Success are applicable to all majors and career paths.