Options by Major
One of the most common questions we get from CLA students (and their families) is: What can I do with a major in ___?
In reality, your liberal arts major — and the Core Career Competencies you build through it — can lead you to a career in almost any field.
Start Exploring Careers By Major
In our Career Path Guides, you’ll find extensive career information organized as it relates to each of CLA’s majors.
Use the link below to find the major you want to explore, and then SCROLL DOWN to the "Career Paths" tab, where you will find career information related to each major.
Learn about common career paths related to different areas of study as well as strategies to help you prepare for each path.
Click on the “View All Majors” tab to see a list of non-UMN specific areas of study that may relate directly or indirectly to your major.