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Explore Careers

Regardless of your major, the skill sets you gain at Wake Forest allow you to pursue a wide range of career opportunities. The first step in thinking about your future career options is to learn more about the career fields that interest you. Below, you will find information on 26 different career fields complete with industry overviews, positions types and helpful resources. After exploring possible career fields, consider making an appointment with a career counselor to learn how to gain experience in that field through informational interviews and internships.

Advertising
Allied Health
Biotechnology
Commercial Banking
Consulting
Corporate Finance and Accounting
Environment and Sustainability
Event Planning
Fashion
Gap Year
Government
Health – Medicine, Dental, Veterinary
Human Resources
Human Services
Information Technology
Insurance
International
Investment Banking
Law Enforcement
Marketing and Sales
Media and Journalism
Mutual Funds and Brokerage
Nonprofits
Public Relations
Publishing
Real Estate
Sports
Sports Marketing
Teaching
Theatre, Film, TV
Translating and Interpreting