Career Options

Looking for guidance in selecting a career (or a major)? 

Students may contact Gaby Martin to take Focus2, an online education and career interest assessment tool. Research shows that students who engage in career planning activities have improved academic performance and tend to gain and maintain motivation, leading to a more satisfying and fulfilling university experience.  

Email Gaby (gmartin@udallas.edu) your name, student ID, year of graduation, and major.

Major-specific curricular and non-curricular information: 

Click on a major below to see a snapshot of the following: 

  • Four-year academic plan
  • Opportunities for scholarship and service
  • Requirements to keep in mind
  • A "where are they now" of current students and alumni from the selected major 

 

Art

Biology

Business  

Chemistry / Biochemistry

 

Classical Philology

Classics

Computer Science

Drama

Economics

Economics & Finance

Education

English

History

Math

Modern Languages - French

Modern Languages - German

Modern Languages- Italian

Modern Languages -Spanish

Philosophy

Physics

Politics

Psychology

Theology

 

Undeclared 

 

News

Alumni Reimagine Education for Boys

Peter Searby, BA '01, feels that modern schools -- with a scarcity of opportunities for children to work with their hands and use their imaginations to explore their worlds -- are doing boys in particular a disservice. From this recognized deficiency, Searby conceived the idea for Riverside Center for Imaginative Learning. Also finding the education of boys to be a primary concern, Daniel Kerr, BA '03, opened St. Martin's Academy, a Catholic boys' boarding high school in Fort Scott, Kansas, in 2018.

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Crowley Trio: An Evening of Beauty

In an intimate gathering at the Museum of Biblical Art in February, UD celebrated the inaugural Crowley Chamber Trio Concert, "Music in the Museum," the first of three concerts that took place this spring. The opening performance rekindled the university's popular Crowley concerts, which first took breath more than two decades ago.

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Professor Applies Lessons Learned from Autistic Sons to All Life

Former Affiliate Assistant Professor of Spanish Nicole (Hammerschmidt) Lasswell, BA '03, and her husband, Martin, have two sons, Will and Stevie, both of whom have autism. For World Autism Awareness Day, the family was interviewed on Telemundo; because the boys are thriving, it seemed particularly important to the Lasswells to share their story and their hope with others.

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