Choosing a major is an important step in your career planning. Regardless of your choice, you will have many career options. While some careers require a specific major, many professions can be entered from a variety of majors.

Researching majors that interest you is an important part of making a good decision.


Learn about majors offered at Purdue to assist you in choosing a career.

Talk To: 

Try It Out!

Take a class: Talk to an academic advisor for recommended classes that introduce you to the major and career options for a semester.

Participate in a student organization.

Need to Change Your Major?

Process for Changing Your Major (CODO) & CODO Requirements