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Career Pathways

Explore career options. Follow your passion. Rise to your potential. Syracuse University’s programs connect you with leading scientists and scholars who can prepare you for the careers of today and tomorrow.

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Shape the spaces where we live, work and play in an industry at the nexus of design, function and human experience.

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Art and Design

Expand your creative talents and prepare for a career where you can inspire, entertain, innovate or enlighten.

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Business and Finance

Develop your creative thinking and sharpen your skills for a career in business, where innovations and disruptions occur rapidly on a global scale.

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Communications and Writing

Prepare to inform, persuade and influence in a career where versatile communicators are in high demand.

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Help build a promising future with a career that nurtures, enlightens and empowers young people in the classroom and beyond.

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Improve everyday life by creating solutions for our environment, health and systems in careers across a vast range of industries.

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Health and Human Services

Enhance the well-being of individuals, families and communities in a career where human connections promote values like sustainability and social justice.

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Humanities and Languages

Bring your critical thinking skills and cultural insights to a wide range of careers where you can expand knowledge and enrich the human experience.

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Law and Government

Turn your passion for public service into a career dedicated to developing meaningful policy and upholding a system of justice.

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Performing Arts

Develop your artistry, vision and leadership as you prepare for a career that brings inspiring performances to life.

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Science and Mathematics

Apply your analytical, problem-solving skills and open doors to the future with a high-demand math or science career.

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Social Justice and Advocacy

Support local, national and global communities in a career promoting civic engagement and lasting social change.

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Social Sciences

Use your insights into human behavior and institutions in a career that enhances individual lives and our broader social systems.

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Technology and Data

Drive decision-making and lead change managing the systems and tools that are shaping the future of every industry.