Academic Advising & Exploration Center


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

Exploring Occupations

  • America's Career InfoNet
  • Provides national and state specific occupational information.
  • O*NET
  • Contains occupational descriptions and tools for career exploration. Created for the U.S. Department of Labor.
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook
  • Provides information about specific occupations.
  • Explore Health Careers
  • An interactive site that will explain the array of health professions for students investigating health careers.
  • Sports Careers
  • A sample of careers to consider in the sports industry.
  • Hospitality Careers
  • Begin to research hospitality careers. Use the drop-down to view industry related jobs and their descriptions. (ex. cruise, airline, tourism, country club...)

Inventories and Assessments

  •  World-of-Work Map
     When an individual receives the results from any of ACT's career-related assessments, a personalized report is provided. This report suggests career areas on the World-of-Work Map for more exploration.
  • CareerLocker
     CareerLocker provides 5 career exploration areas within one website. To get a username and password attend the Academic Advising & Exploration Center's CareerLocker Orientation Workshop. See your advisor for more details.


Academic Advising & Exploration Center
Roseman 2054
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI  53190-1790


Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Office Phone: (262) 472-5220
Scheduling: (262) 472-4646