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CAS 407: Career and Academic Major Decisions

This class is designed for students who are uncertain about selecting a major or a career path. Whether you have some ideas or feel completely lost, the assignments and activities in this class will help you develop a sense of direction. In this class you will:

  • Learn about your values, interests, strengths, and personality 
  • Receive feedback on your strengths 
  • Explore careers of interest to you by speaking with career professionals and receiving advice
  • Develop a plan of action for your future career development

This class is helpful for freshmen, sophomore, and junior students, and is open to all majors.

CAS 407: Prepare for Job and Internship Search

This class is designed for those students who are ready to begin their career search. Class assignments and activities will focus on helping students identify their values and strengths as they relate to the world of work, develop strong written documents, and learn strategies for networking and interviewing. In this class you will:

  • Develop an understanding of your strengths, values, and interests
  • Apply that knowledge to writing strong résumés and cover letters as well as identifying powerful interview stories 
  • Learn strategies for networking and connect with career professionals in fields of interest to you 
  • Hone your interview skills
  • Develop a plan of action for moving forward with your search

This class is helpful for junior and senior students who are ready to begin a search and is open to all majors. 

How Do I Sign Up?

You can find the class meeting dates and time in the UO Class Schedule under CAS 407.