Undecided? Choose a Major!

Being Undecided about your major is an opportunity for you to combine interests and abilities into a field that you will enjoy and find positive through the college journey and after.

The following table combines your interests and your abilities into a general area of study. Please select an area that best connects what you like and what you are good at. Each area provides information about the programs available at UCCS.

Keep an open mind and take this opportunity to explore and discover!

To make an appointment with the Undecided Academic Advisor, call (719) 255.3260 or stop by the Student Success Center front desk in Main Hall 208.


If you like...plus If you are good at...equals Think about this area...
  • to examine  the role that humans play in the development of the world
  • to look at the ways that art and culture have influenced history
  • language, art, history, literature, music, film
  • writing effectively
  • art in some form (writing, film, music, painting, drawing, design)
  • thinking outside of the box
  • appreciating global and historical perspectives
equals
  • to study math and science
  • to solve problems
  • to know why
  • the world around you
plus
  • logic and organization
  • following a specific process
  • observing things
  • working well independently
equals
  • to study human behavior
  • to help other people
  • to improve society
  • study/perform research
plus
  • observing people
  • organizing data
  • being objective
  • taking an interest in people
equals
  • fundamentals of the business world
  • working with numbers
  • analyze information
  • to be the boss
plus
  • analyzing real-world problems
  • thinking outside of the box
  • working well as part of a team
  • being self-motivated and disciplined
equals
  • to solve practical problems
  • to think logically
  • to work with your hands
  • new technology
plus
  • being innovative
  • math and science
  • working well as part of a team
  • coming up with solutions
equals
  • to take care of people
  • how science relates to people
  • a hospital/health care setting
  • details
plus
  • maintaining a positive attitude
  • personal health and wellness
  • communicating
  • working well as part of a team
equals
  • children and/or young people
  • to be enthusiastic and creative
  • to motivate
  • to engage in learning
plus
  • organization
  • being patient
  • communicating
  • leadership
equals
  • to follow the rules
  • to be fair-minded
  • to serve your community
  • to solve problems
plus
  • making decisions
  • working well as part of a team
  • communicating
  • being aware of your surroundings
equals