Major to Career Connector

Have you ever wondered what your college major should be for a specific career? Or have you ever been curious to know what types of careers are available for certain college majors?

We have compiled over 10,000 of our alumni's career biographies and paired them with their major (or majors) at Illinois Wesleyan. You may be interested to see that Illinois Wesleyan alumni work in virtually any career field you can imagine, and that a college major doesn't always coincide with a specific career. Have fun exploring your many options at Illinois Wesleyan!

More Than a Major

Regardless of the major you choose at Illinois Wesleyan, you will be able to think critically, solve problems creatively, and communicate effectively, both speaking and writing. Why? Because that is what graduate schools and employers want to see in potential candidates. In a recent survey by the Association of American Colleges and Universities, business executives say they care more about job candidates' thinking, communication and problem-solving skills than they do about their undergraduate majors.