Frequently Asked Questions
- What if I don’t have any majors that are similar to the group?
- You don’t have to include any majors in the mapping! Example: If you don’t have any agriculture majors you can leave all of the Handshake Agriculture major groups blank
- What happens if an employer selects a major group and we don’t have any major mapped to that group?
- No students at your school will meet the preferences for that job. Students will always be able to apply.
- When will the new list of majors be live to employers?
- Friday, June 2nd.
Additions to Major Group List - June 2017
|Major Name||Major Group Name|
|Agricultural Production Operations||Agriculture, Food & Horticulture|
|Agriculture Public Services||Agriculture, Food & Horticulture|
|Agronomy||Agriculture, Food & Horticulture|
|Food Science||Agriculture, Food & Horticulture|
|Landscape & Nursery||Agriculture, Food & Horticulture|
|Soil Science||Agriculture, Food & Horticulture|
|City, Urban, Regional Planning||Arts and Design|
|Culinary Arts||Arts and Design|
|Landscape Architecture||Arts and Design|
|Visual and Performing Arts||Arts and Design|
|Agriculture Business||Business, Entrepreneurship and Human Resources|
|Construction Management||Business, Entrepreneurship and Human Resources|
|Insurance||Business, Entrepreneurship and Human Resources|
|International Business||Business, Entrepreneurship and Human Resources|
|Management Science||Business, Entrepreneurship and Human Resources|
|Non Profit Management||Business, Entrepreneurship and Human Resources|
|Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications||Computer Science, Information Systems, and Technology|
|Data Science||Computer Science, Information Systems, and Technology|
|General Studies||General Studies|
|Individual Studies||General Studies|
|Healthcare Technology||Health Professions|
|Veterinary Sciences||Health Professions|
|American Sign Language||Humanities and Languages|
|Botany/Plant Biology||Life Science|
|Cell Biology||Life Science|
|Molecular Biology||Life Science|
|Astronomy/Space Exploration||Natural Resources, Sustainability and Environmental Science|
|Aviation||Natural Resources, Sustainability and Environmental Science|
|Environmental Management & Sciences||Natural Resources, Sustainability and Environmental Science|