Choosing a Major

The University of Missouri has many resources to assist you in exploring majors and career possibilities. For guidance, visit the Majors and Careers website or view specific resources below.

  • If you are considering a change of major or are exploring multiple majors, schedule an appointment with an adviser in Academic Exploration and Advising Services (AEAS) by calling 573-884-9700.
  • If you would like to learn more about your career interests, abilities, values, and talents, visit the MU Career Center in the lower level of the Student Success Center. No appointment is necessary to explore career options with one of our staff members.
  • If you would like information about MU majors and degree programs, visit the Degrees, Majors (Degree Programs), Emphasis Areas, Minors and Certificates page in the catalog.
  • If you want information on what you can do with a major, contact or visit:
  • If you are interested in information about occupations you’re considering, visit O*Net or the Occupational Outlook Handbook.
  • If you are curious about employment opportunities including internships and after-graduation employment, contact or visit the appropriate MU Career Services Office.