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Undergraduate Academic Resource Center

It takes time and hard work to decide which major is right for you. UARC at UW Oshkosh has many resources listed on their website for you to use when making this decision. Learn more about choosing your major.


Counseling Center

The UW Oshkosh Counseling Center will assist you if you're struggling to find a major or career path that's right for you. As a student, you can either participate in a six-week career exploration group or request individual career counseling. Contact the Counseling Center for more information.


Career Locker

This website provides new knowledge and effective practices for strengthening learning and career development in and across education, workplace, family and community settings for Wisconsin. Learn more about Career Locker and its database resources.


Occupational Outlook Handbook

This website provides valuable assistance to help you make a decision on a future career. The Occupational Outlook Handbook provides information on:

  • Training and education needs;
  • Earnings;
  • Expected job prospects;
  • What workers do on the job; and
  • Working conditions.

View the Occupational Outlook Handbook online.



This website provides occupational information, such as interests, skills and values related to an occupation and characteristics of workers and their occupations. Visit O*net to learn more.


CareerSpots Resources for Exploring Careers

by reinecka — last modified Feb 25, 2015 04:17 PM

About Career Services • Student Success Center, Suite 125 • 800 Algoma Blvd., Oshkosh, WI 54901 • • (920) 424-2181

Fall & Spring Semester Hours: Mon. & Thurs. 7:45 a.m.–5 p.m., Tues. & Wed. 7:45 a.m.–6 p.m., Fri. 7:45 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Interim & Summer Hours: Mon.–Fri. 7:45 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Resume/LinkedIn/Career Closet Drop-In Hours: Mon.–Thurs. 11 a.m.–1 p.m. and Wednesday 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.