This Exploratory Area tends to require higher levels of math and science. Students interested in science and math may be interested in this Exploratory Area. The majors and career options within this Exploratory Area vary from engineering to careers in the medical field.

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Career Mentor Q&A

Hello! My name is Nick Birkhimer, and I am currently serving as one of the Career Mentors at the NDSU Career Center. Most people aren’t entirely sure what that means, so I did a little Q&A session to help define …

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CareerSpots Videos

Our virtual library of 97 short, high quality videos include. A brief breakdown is listed below: 57 on Job Search

Resume & Cover Letters; Interviewing; Professional Dress; Internships; Personal Branding; Social Media Presence;

Job Search; Salary Negotiations

24 on Internships/Co-Ops

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Exploratory Classes

ENG 111: Introduction to Engineering

Designed to provide general engineering students with an opportunity to review, study, discuss, and evaluate various engineering professions as career…


Strong Interest Inventory

The Strong Interest Inventory® (SII) is the most respected and widely used instrument for career exploration / planning in the world. …

Major/Career Exploration Workshops

The NDSU Career and Advising Center offers major and career exploration services in a variety of ways.  This Fall semester, …

Network Management Log
Mentoring Relationships

We hear a lot these days about seeking out a mentor or the value in having one, but what does …

Major Carnival

At the Career and Advising Center, we’ve teamed up with Academic Advisors to host the Major Carnival!  This is a …