Every major at Portland State University provides opportunities for students to develop and enhance skills that employers value.
If you are looking for ideas for careers to explore, you will find lists of job titles developed from job postings, college/university surveys of recent graduates, and federal surveys.
The ‘What Can I Do with a Degree in…?’ pages have a lot of information, but do not include every possible career option. Many possibilities exist. The information provided here is a starting point for exploration.
Major is one thing, among many, that can be considered when making a career decision.
Career Counselors in the University Career Center can help you identify options for majors and careers that reflect your preferred skills, interests, and values.
Alphabetical Listing by Major (A-C)
Art (Art Practices; Graphic Design)
Arts & Letters
Child, Youth, & Family Studies
Criminology & Criminal Justice
Alphabetical Listing by Major (E-M)
Human Resource Management
Indigenous Nations & Native American Studies
International & Global Studies
Management & Leadership
Alphabetical Listing by Major (P-W)
Public Administration (Master's degree)
Public Administration: Health Administration (Master's degree)
Public Health (Master's degree)
Public Health Studies
Speech & Hearing Sciences
Supply & Logistics Management
Urban & Regional Planning (Master's degree)
Writing (Master's Degree)
World Languages & Literatures