Discover a Career


Oglethorpe students and alumni who work for Porsche at the company’s headquarters in Atlanta.


Atlanta isn’t just home to Oglethorpe University. It’s also home to a thriving, broad-based economy featuring industry-leading players in sectors ranging from technology and communications to food and hospitality to non-profit service organizations. Atlanta has also been ranked the #1 top U.S. city for new college graduates.

The Atlanta Laboratory for Learning leverages Oglethorpe’s ideal location to offer students unbeatable opportunities to sample careers, explore areas of interest, build resumes, and develop professional networks that you’ll rely on throughout your career. From internships to career mentoring to practical advice about everything from resume writing to interview skills, the A_LAB is here to give you a clear picture of the future that’s waiting beyond Oglethorpe’s gates.


What Can I do with a Major in… ?

It is completely acceptable for students to select their major based on what they enjoy studying, not necessarily on what they intend to do for a career. If this is the case, then selecting your major can be made much easier by trying out classes in a few areas that interest you. A key to this type of major search is to pick classes that you both enjoy, and that you perform well in academically.

Whether you are exploring multiple majors or searching for information about your chosen field, the site below will help you connect majors to careers. Learn about the typical career areas and the types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.

This website offers special access for Oglethorpe students.

Please note: you must click on the button below and be redirected from this website in order to be allowed access. If you type the URL into your browser, you will not be able to gain access.

What can I do with my major?


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