Resources: Majors + Careers

CCD Resources

Career Inventories

Advice on evaluating your interests, skills, value, and personality.

Choosing a Major

In Print

  • 90-Minute College Major Matcher: Choose Your Best Major for a Great Career
    by Laurence Shatkin
  • Guide to College Majors: Everything You Need to Know to Choose the Right Major
    edited by the Staff of the Princeton Review
  • Panicked Student’s Guide to Choosing a College Major: How to Confidently Pick Your Ideal Path
    by Laurence Shatkin

From Major to Career

To help you connect majors with careers, we recommend the following:

Career Exploration

In Print

  • The Career Adventure: Your Guide to Personal Assessment, Career Exploration, and Decision Making
    by Susan M. Johnston
  • Career Match: Connecting Who You are With What You’ll Love to Do
    by Shoya Zichy and Ann Bidou
  • Now What?: The Young Person’s Guide to Choosing the Perfect Career
    by Nicholas Lore
  • What Color is Your Parachute?: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters & Career-Changers
    by Richard Nelson Bolles