Your path in life is ahead of you. What direction will you choose? What will you discover? Explore all we have to offer.
Through East Carolina's Degree Explorer tool, you have quick access to information that can help you make one of the most exciting choices of your life-your college major or graduate degree program. We provide you a closer look at each of our degree programs, so you'll be confident with the information you need to make a decision.
Valuable sources of information in career exploration provide students and/or parents with specific information on majors and employment information. Two websites provide specific information on careers in the various majors from which students may choose. Please see Career Opportunities for more information.
ECU has developed resources to help you learn more about career opportunities and job market outlook. In addition, the websites below provide specific information on careers in the various majors from which students may choose:
This website provides graphs and tables of in-depth information on employment rates, wages and ongoing higher education enrollment of graduates from the North Carolina Community College System and from the University of North Carolina system schools. NC Tower includes data on former UNC students who are working in roughly 90% of all jobs in North Carolina. This database excludes information for graduates who are:
Work for the federal government, including the military: or
This website also provides in-depth information regarding pay, projected new jobs, required education, growth rate and on-the-job training information on various occupations.
For information on internship information for specific majors, go to the home page of the department in which the major is located and, as available, find the link to the information on internships in that major.