Career Clusters

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Discover Your Career Path at UW-Stout

Not sure what program you want to major in? No worries. You are not alone. Up to 80 percent of students entering college admit they are uncertain about what they want to major in, even if they have declared a major.

At UW-Stout, we have a variety of ways to help make your search easier. In addition to receiving assistance from your academic advisor, we also have an optional Seminar in Career Exploration course (1 credit) you can take to explore different career outcomes and the pathways that will lead you to them.

Browse Our Majors

To further help you streamline your exploration, you can easily browse our majors by visiting any of our six career clusters. Our clusters reflect groups of majors that lead to careers with parallel skillsets or interest areas and are similar to the clusters you may have learned about through other career exploration activities provided by guidance counselors, career counselors, or even by visiting the Department of Labor website, O*Net.


Student Highlights

All Student Highlights News

‘Exploring all opportunities’ in applied science and mechanical engineering double-major

Stout Scholar Thompson steps back into the labs and leadership opportunities

Applied mathematics and computer science major adapts to campus changes, plans ahead for future goals

​​​​​​​Stout Scholar O’Brien, determined to make the best of her college career as she ends her sophomore year

Two Blue Devils win national titles, five named All-America at Division III track and field meet

The 2020-21 athletic schedule ended on a high note as two track and field student athletes earned individual national titles.