University of Minnesota


Exploration Workshops

Twice per year, CAPE hosts a workshop that can help you get a jumpstart on your major exploration. The day includes taking career assessments, discussing majors by interest, eating food, and more! The next extended workshop will be held in fall semester.

If you have questions, please call CAPE at 612-624-3076.

How to Choose a Major 101

There are over 130 majors at the University of Minnesota. How do you make sure that you are choosing a major that suits you the best?

In this session, you will learn about the college and major structures at the U, resources to gather information on majors and careers, and how to start the process of making an informed decision on a major and beyond.

Offered on three seperate dates and times:

  • Thursday, March 28, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. in 512A Bruininks Hall
  • Friday, April 5, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. in 131B Bruininks Hall
  • Friday, April 12, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. in 131B Bruininks Hall


Customized Workshops

CAPE offers a menu of 1 hour workshops that can be requested by student groups or University departments at any time. We are also able to create a unique workshop related to major exploration based on the needs of your group.

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Center for Academic Planning and Exploration

511 Robert H. Bruininks Hall

222 Pleasant St. SE | Minneapolis, MN 55455
612-624-3076 |

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