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Research Majors

Once you have an idea of what career path you'd like to pursue, research majors to find the academic plan that's right to help you get there. For example, if you're interested in a career in healthcare, consider a major in human biology or nursing.

Career Videos by Major

Candid Career has a video library of interviews with professionals by their college major. It includes over 700 short videos indexed alphabetically from a bachelor's degree in Accounting to a Master's Degree in Women's Studies. All you need to do is search for the major you're considering and hear professionals describe their job, how they prepared, their story and final advice.

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Resources for Exploring Majors

Students might wonder about career trends and what jobs are in highest demand. Here are some resources to help you research employment projections and trends.

UW-Green Bay Majors & Minors

See a complete list of majors and minors offered at UW-Green Bay via the Undergraduate Catalog.

Majors at UW-Green Bay

Field of Degree Pages

Field of degree (FOD) pages highlight data and information from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the U.S. Census Bureau for a variety of academic fields. Each FOD page provides a glimpse of workers with the degree and shows occupations, outlook, and more for people in that major.

Field of Degree Pages

Center on Education and the Workforce

Explore of resource library of this research and policy institute at Georgetown University.  Their research and reports focus on three core areas with the goal of better aligning education and training with workforce and labor market demand: Jobs, Skills, and Equity.

CEW Resource Library

What Can I Do with This Major?

"What Can I Do with This Major?" is a website that helps you connect majors with careers. For each major or field that interests you, click to view common career areas, typical employers, and strategies designed to maximize career opportunities. You can also view lists of websites that provide information about these majors and related careers.

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Not sure if the majors at UW-Green Bay are represented on this list? Here are suggestions for you to consider:

Major / Minor: You Might Look At:
Accounting Accounting, Finance
Actuarial Science Mathematics, Statistics
Art Art, Art History
Arts Management Art, Business
Biology Agricultural Leadership, Education & Communication, Animal Science, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Biosystems Engineering, Botany, Food Science, Forestry, Plant Sciences, Wildlife & Fisheries
Business Administration Advertising, Business Analytics, Business Studies, Finance, Human Resource Management, Logistics, Marketing, Management, Management Information Systems, Retail / Merchandising, Sport Management
Chemistry Biochemistry, Chemistry
Communication Advertising, Electronic Media/Broadcasting, Communication Studies, Journalism, Public Relations
Computer Science Computer Science, Information & Library Science, Management Information Systems
Democracy and Justice Studies American Studies, Criminal Justice, Global/International Studies, Law, Sociology, Women's Studies
Design Arts Advertising, Art, Graphic Design, Interior Design
Economics Agricultural Leadership, Education & Communication, Economics
Education Education
Engineering and Engineering Technology (Electrical, Environmental, Mechanical) Engineering
English English
Environmental Policy & Planning Environmental Studies/Sciences, Public Administration
Environmental Science Environmental Studies/Sciences
First Nations Studies Indigenous Community Liaison or Organizer, Tribal Social Worker
French & Francophone Studies Foreign Languages
Geography Geography
Geoscience Geology
German Foreign Languages
Global Studies Africana Studies, Global/International Studies, Latin American Studies
Health Information Management & Technology Management Information Systems
History History
Human Biology Athletics & Sport, Audiology/Speech Pathology, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Food Science, Healthcare Sciences, Medical Fields, Nutrition, Public Health, Recreation & Leisure Studies
Humanities History, Religious Studies
Information Sciences Information & Library Science, Management Information Systems
Mathematics & Statistics Mathematics, Statistics
Music Music
Nursing Nursing, Public Health
Organizational Leadership (formerly Integrative Leadership Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies) See Area of Emphasis, such as Business, Psychology.
Philosophy Philosophy
Physics Physics
Political Science Political Science & Government
Psychology Psychology, Child & Family Studies, Counseling, Human Services
Public Administration Public Administration, Emergency Management, Political Science & Government
Social Work Social Work, Counseling
Sociology Sociology
Spanish & Latin American Studies Foreign Languages
Theatre and Dance Theater, Cinema Studies, Music, Dance
Urban Studies Urban Studies
Water Science Biological Sciences, Environmental Studies/Science,
Women's and Gender Studies Women's Studies
Writing and Applied Arts Communication Studies, English

To view a complete list of academic programs at UW-Green Bay with an overview of each program and courses, go to the Undergraduate Catalog.

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