Presentation on theme: "Career Exploration Use your Naviance Account as a TOOL- ◦ (remember you set up this account through your W. Geog. classes when the counselors spoke to."— Presentation transcript:
Career Exploration Use your Naviance Account as a TOOL- ◦ (remember you set up this account through your W. Geog. classes when the counselors spoke to you about endorsements) Under the Careers Tab: ◦ Research career clusters and specific careers ◦ Career Information Wages Job Descriptions & Tasks Skills & Abilities needed for each career ◦ Personality Type Quiz Find jobs that match your personality ◦ Career Interest Profiler If you do not know how to login to your Naviance account, please visit the College & Career Center (senior campus) or your counselor.
Common Majors Accounting Advertising Agriculture Animal Sciences Archaeology Art Art History Biochemistry Biology Botany Chemistry Computer Science Criminal Justice Early Childhood Economics Education English Engineering Environmental Studies Finance Food Science General Business Geography Geology History Humanities Information Systems International Business Journalism Kinesiology Linguistics Marketing Microbiology Music Nursing Nutrition Philosophy Photography Physics Political Science Pre-Professional Psychology Social Work Sociology Special Education Speech/Language Sci Statistics Theatre Wildlife Biology Women’s Studies Zoology
Did You Know You Could Major In… Dairy Sciences ◦ Univ. of Wisconsin Fermentation Sciences ◦ Appalachian State Univ. Viticulture and Enology (winemaking) ◦ Cornell University Decision Sciences ◦ Indiana University Popular Culture ◦ Bowling Green State Univ. Poultry Sciences ◦ Texas A & M Entertainment Engineering & Design ◦ Univ.of Nevada, Las Vegas Turfgrass Science ◦ Penn State University Canadian Studies ◦ Duke University Jazz Studies ◦ University of North Texas Packaging ◦ Michigan State University Nannying ◦ Sullivan University Folklore & Mythology ◦ Harvard University Homeland Security ◦ Virginia Commonwealth University Crop Protection ◦ Texas Tech Univ.
Minors Be careful with designating some minors. Not all minors are worth getting. Good Minors: ◦ Spanish Language/2 nd Language ◦ Finance ◦ Communications ◦ Entrepreneurship
Great websites for career exploration! Oak Ridge Naviance account ◦ https://succeed.naviance.com/signin.php https://succeed.naviance.com/signin.php https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org
Generation Texas Week Continues….Tomorrow! Wear your college gear! ◦ Wear your favorite college’s shirt or school colors (if you don’t have a shirt) Learn facts about colleges/universities where ORHS staff members attended