Career Services at College of San Mateo - Career/Major Exploration
Career Services
Career/Major Exploration

Let us help you explore and navigate career pathways aligned with your "why."  There are many resources available to you, like Roadmap to Careers by Roadtrip Nation, a database of hundreds of interviews with professionals all walks of life. 

CSM students - view detailed instructions for creating a Roadtrip Nation / Roadmap to Careers account.

Roadtrip Nation

Additional resources can be found using the links below, or you can make an appointment to meet with one of our career counselors by calling (650) 503-4207.



Self-Exploration

  • Start with MyMajors, an online, self-guided interest and skills assessment tool that will match your profile with suggested CSM majors. Take your results to your counseling appointment to discuss your major and career possibilities.
  • 16 Personalities
    Discover your personality type by taking a personality test.
  • Eureka
    Multiple career assessments that will match you to different career fields. Contact us with your G number for your free registration code.
  • Career Coach
    Career assessment which recommends careers suited to you and shows you the educational programs needed to get there.
  • Ten Questions to Discover Your Future
    Questions to help you discover your path.

What can I do with a major in. . . ?

Explore a variety of majors and related careers.  Don't see your major listed? Drop us an email and we will send related resources to you.

Art:  https://www.topuniversities.com/student-info/careers-advice/what-can-you-do-art-degree
Biology:  https://www.thebalancecareers.com/top-jobs-for-biology-majors-2059884 
Business:  https://www.topuniversities.com/student-info/careers-advice/what-can-you-do-business-degree
Computer science:  https://www.computerscience.org/resources/jobs-in-computer-science/  
Economics:  https://www.topuniversities.com/student-info/careers-advice/what-can-you-do-economics-degree
English:  https://www.thebalancecareers.com/top-jobs-for-english-majors-2059642 
Environmental Science:  https://www.thebalancecareers.com/top-jobs-for-environmental-studies-science-majors-2059630
Geography:  https://www.topuniversities.com/student-info/careers-advice/what-can-you-do-geography-degree
Music: https://majoringinmusic.com/what-can-you-do-with-a-music-degree/
Physics:  https://www.usnews.com/education/best-graduate-schools/articles/what-can-you-do-with-a-physics-degree 
Psychology:  https://www.apa.org/ed/precollege/psn/2018/01/bachelors-degree
Sociology:  https://www.thebalancecareers.com/top-jobs-for-sociology-majors-2059633 

Career Pathways

Career Classes