Career Opportunities

enlarged photo of Miami alum Brendan Naples on the jobYour liberal arts degree opens the door to an increasingly diverse range of career opportunities.The critical thinking, problem solving, and communication skills you develop in the College of Arts & Science are the very skills sought after by employers, skills that are necessary for a successful career:

"ROI means JOB: 97.6 percent of Miami grads employed or in grad school by fall"

"Miami humanities majors 2nd in nation for return on investment"

"Employers say college students should acquire liberal arts knowledge"

Sequence to Your Success:

1. Know What You Want

The first step in the development of your career begins with determining your interests, your talents, your goals, and your values. Many Miami CAS graduates pursue professional or graduate school, while others are employed in business, education, government, industry, or service. What is a good fit for you?


2. Identify Your Options

Explore the variety of majors and minors that we offer. Most majors prepare students for many types of jobs. Find the course of study that will lead you to your successful career. Need some more advice?

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3. Execute Your Plan

Start now to build the foundation for your career success while at Miami. CAS Academic Advising provides a detailed checklist for each year to help you build that foundation: