MajorsToCareers is the free social media site that helps students pick majors and colleges that put them on a path toward successful careers. Students and graduates connect directly to each other to share experiences with majors, internships and career opportunities though MajorsToCareers’ peer-to-peer networking platform. MajorsToCareers has also developed a unique college ranking engine based on what leads to a good college experience for undergraduate students. The top 700 colleges can be searched by many attributes including academic majors, graduation rate, selectivity and student/faculty ratio. The site also contains easy to read data on employment rates, salaries and job growth. Profiles include typical day-to-day activities, employment requirements, advancement opportunities and best cities for more than 100 occupations. MajorsToCareers is a service of Majors To Careers, LLC.
MajorsToCareers was founded by Janice Partyka, a college student mom and entrepreneur, who wants to provide real life information about where college majors are currently leading. Recent studies show that college major, and not the college attended, has the biggest impact on career opportunities for recent graduates. Unemployment rates for recent grads varies significantly by major. With the high cost of college and a weak economy, students need to make informed choices. Pass it forward.