Fall 2020 Update

Fall 2020 Update: Wright State University’s Dayton and Lake Campuses plan to return to teaching for 2020 Fall Semester on August 24 with a dynamic and flexible mixture of in-person and remote courses. Read more about our Right Here. Wright State. This Fall. plan.

Career Services

Major and Career Exploration

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Not Sure Where to Start?

Choosing a career path and major to get you there can be daunting. You might come to college knowing exactly what you want to study. Or maybe you know what interests you or what career field you like to be in, but aren't sure what the path from degree to a job looks like. Maybe you have no idea what you want to do or want to switch to a different major. No matter where you are, Career Services is here to help you.

Meet with a career professional.

Take Your Self-Assessment

Take your self-assessment, TypeFocus, to help assess your personality, figure out your interests and goals, and narrow down some career options that may appeal to you. With this assessment, you can learn about careers that fit your personality and interests, compare different career fields or jobs, and learn more about what your own goals are. To log in to TypeFocus, email mariann.weiss@wright.edu to request your access code.

Log in to TypeFocus

Next Steps

Major and Career Exploration Resources

Success Stories

Wright State University engineering alumnus Joe Bozeman studies the environmental impact of food consumption along racial lines.
Michelle Zaremba, who earned a M.P.A. from Wright State, helps people address conflict in a productive and constructive way at the Dayton Mediation Center.