Explore Careers

Explore Western Michigan University's academic majors and related career options by researching skills needed, working conditions, and salary information.

What can I do with this major?

Use "What can I do with this major?" to connect your major to careers, see sample employers who hire your major, and learn what you can do to make yourself more marketable to employers. The tool works best using Internet Explorer or Firefox.


Focus Career Assessment logo

Use FOCUS to research occupations, industries, compare two occupations side by side, and build a career plan.


O'Net Career Exploration logo

Use O'Net to research careers by skills or interests, learn about growing occupations, and research salaries.


Use Peterson's to if you are considering pursuing further education. Peterson's will help you develop graduate personal statements; navigate financial aid; prepare for the GRE, GMAT, LSAT and MCAT, and much more.