About Us

About the Career Exploration Center

The Career Exploration Center (CEC) helps undergraduate students with the process of exploring majors and careers. If you are unsure about what to major in or what type of career would be best for you, the CEC is the place for you. 

CEC Mission

The Career Exploration Center (CEC) supports undecided and exploring students to make decisions about their futures based on their interests, values, and skills through individual advising appointments, workshops, events, a career library, and campus & community outreach.

CEC Vision

UW-Madison undergraduates make informed decisions about their career goals and academic pursuits by actively exploring their interests through campus engagement, co-curricular and work experiences, and reflection.

CEC Values

The CEC’s work and interactions with students and colleagues is guided by the following values:

  • Inclusion
  • Collaboration
  • Ambition
  • Support
  • Joy
  • Innovation