Some majors at GVSU require you to apply to the program itself; this is called a secondary admit program. These majors may require a certain GPA, or may accept a limited number of students and thus have a competitive application process. Parallel plans create options in the event that an application is not accepted or the student decides to choose a different career path.
If you are a GVSU student applying to secondary admit programs you should be meeting with one of our career counselors to parallel plan. We recommend developing a parallel plan as early as possible when pursuing these majors.
Programs you should be creating a parallel plan for include:
Parallel planning appointments can help you:
To set up a parallel planning appointment, call the Career Center at 616.331.3311 or contact Meghan Huyghe at firstname.lastname@example.org