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Talk to an academic advisor or career counselor

Making decisions about your major and future career can be overwhelming. It can be helpful to talk through your options.

The James W. Vick Center for Strategic Advising assists UT students from all majors and colleges.

UT Students: Have a quick major question? Visit Jester A115 during drop-in hours, Monday through Friday from 1-3 p.m.

Texas Career Engagement has career counselors that can help you explore career possibilities.


Your major does not always determine your career path. Many graduates pursue careers outside their field, depending on their interests and experiences.


It’s not just your major that matters! Make yourself marketable by gaining a variety of experiences in college. Read a few inspiring stories by professionals whose experiences led to great careers.

Contact a Texas Career Engagement career counselor today to find out how you can turn your major into a career.