Choosing a Major

The first big step on the career path is declaring a major. The resources below will help you on the choosing process.


  • The Ohio State University at Mansfield's academic advising team can provide great assistance. Schedule an appointment.
  • EXP 1100: Another great resource for first year students to learn about exploring major options.
  • Focus 2: A service that offers many different self-assessments that can help with choosing a major or narrowing down an industry that could be of interest to you!
  • What Can I Do With This Major?: This is a valuable tool that grants students the ability to connect your interests / career paths to their major! This resource goes further by showing different industries, career areas, and employers associated with each major!
  • Buckeye OnPACE: is website that offers free self-guiding modules that can help you choose a major, apply for grad school, prepare for entering the workforce, and more!
  • Scheduling a meeting with Career Services Coordinator. You can email at To schedule an appointment, here is the Oncourse link!