Match Your Personality to N.C. State University Majors and Related Careers
Research shows that the closer students match their personality to a college major or career, the more likely they are to get better grades, graduate on time, and experience job satisfaction and success.
Four Steps to a Good Match and Decision
- Take The Career Key® test using NCSU’s code and identify your strongest Holland personality types.
Don’t have a code? Login to NCSU to receive yours.
- Come back to this page to explore NCSU's programs below...
- Learn as much as you can about the programs that interest you . Click on each program to learn more. For help with your Career Key test results and exploring careers and majors, contact the Career Development Center. For help choosing or changing majors and selecting courses, contact Academic Advising Services.
- Make a good decision using the ACIP method – it is simple and effective.
Click on or scroll down to explore the NCSU undergraduate majors that match your personality Read how they were scientifically grouped.
Crafts – Mechanical
Agricultural & Environmental Technology
Plant and Soil Sciences
Laboratory and Medical Technology
Science, Technology and Society
Women's and Gender Studies
Agricultural/Biological Engineering and Bioengineering
Construction Engineering and Management
Fashion and Textile Management
Polymer and Color Chemistry
Textile and Apparel Management
Architecture (BArch, BA/BS, MArch, MA/MS, PhD)
Art and Design
Environmental Design in Architecture
Landscape Architecture (BS, BSLA, BLA, MSLA, MLA, PhD)
Education & Library Services
Middle Grades Education
Leadership in the Public Sector
Business and Marketing Education
Technology, Engineering, and Design Education