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Your Career Development Process

You can expect to cycle through a process of learning about yourself again and again during your time at Duke and also the entirety of your career and life. You will continually use your past experiences to identify new insights, new options and new steps. You will include your own preferences and life experiences to this process of continual learning and decision-making.

We are all set to partner with you to uncover what drives you, discover opportunities, test your strengths and interests in the world and develop your search skills and strategy.
When you have engaged in ALL aspects of the cycle, you will be prepared to make decisions about that which comes next for you.

Learn more about each of the aspects of the cycle:

Know Yourself   |   Explore Careers   | Understand Experience   |   Search Strategically


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Resources for Getting Started


Get Started Section and 20 Questions to Create Your Career Plan

What can I do with this major?

Whether you’re exploring majors or searching for information about your chosen field, this website will help you connect your studies to typical career areas and types of employers that hire people within that focus, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.

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