The Majors website lists every major offered at Illinois State University and includes a brief description of the major, related skills, a list of possible career options, the middle 50% GPA’s of students who are typically admitted, and sample plans of study.
This is a great place to start in order to learn more about each major.
StrengthsQuest is an assessment tool to help people find out the top 5 areas in which they are naturally talented. At Illinois State, we are using this tool to help students explore their talents, strengths, and interests in relationship to major/career options, coursework, internships, etc.
The assessment takes about 30 minutes and will provide a report of your top 5 talent themes out of 34 total themes. There are two ways to purchase the StrengthsQuest assessement:
Purchase the StrengthsQuest book at a bookstore and find a personalized code on the inside cover used to access the assessment online.