Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)Contact us any time for a one-on-one appointment. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (650) 574-6116.
How do I decide on a major?
- 16 Personalities - this is a free online personality assessment that can help you understand yourself in order to make an informed decision about which major/career is best for you
- Eureka - create a free student account to access Eureka's multiple personality assessments that match you to specific careers and career information (use site ID code: JXHLXRL)
- What Can I Do With This Major?- choose a major and look at all the possibilities, especially helpful are the links and general information at the bottom of each page
What career(s) are available with my major?
- What Can I Do With This Major? - choose a major and look at all the possibilities, especially helpful are the links and general information at the bottom of each page
- Career Pathways - links to information about some of the most common majors at CSM
How do I know I will enjoy my career once I graduate?
- Internships provide you with work experience and mentoring in your chosen field
- Job shadowing (or, externships) provide you with a day-in-the-life in your chosen field
- Volunteering can help you meet people who work in your chosen field who may offer you internships, externships or provide you with an informational interview
- Informational interviews give you an in-depth look at a specific career
- Information on internships, externships and volunteering can be found can be found on CSM's Internships & Volunteering page.