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Choosing a Major

Choosing a Major

Most students will change their major at least once during their college years – some may change 3 or 4 times. This is not unusual as you learn more about yourself and are exposed to new areas through your coursework.

Don't feel pressured during your first semester on-campus to make this decision – give yourself enough time to do some self-exploration.

Look at course descriptions in the catalog.

Talk to other students about courses they're taking.

These resources have been designed to help you in this process.

Discover your true fit by using Choosing your Major Handbook

Are you on the right path? Career Choices Handbook

If you aren’t sure what you can do with specific majors check out our UTSA-specific guides to explore what the possibilities are with each major.What Can I Do with my major?

Another valuable resource can be found at http://www.mymajors.com. It can also help you match majors with your interests and future goals.

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