Counseling

Career Guidance

The Counseling Office is here to help you learn more about the world of work and offers you information on how to make informed career decisions.

 

Services include:

  • Personal career advisement

  • Career research materials using Career Coach

  • Job outlook information

 

Career Assessment Inventory or CAI is an assessment tool available to all students for a $5.00 processing cost.

 

Career Services

Online Career Center

The following are websites that will be helpful to students and graduates exploring career options:

www.CareerOverview.com is a 100% free, non-commercial career website that offers a wealth of useful and reliable career and job information provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics.

eac.emsicareercoach.com - Career Coach is designed to help you find a good career by providing the most current local data on wages, employment, job postings, and associated education and training.

www.eacourier.com lists local employers listing available positions.

America ’s Job Bank is a searchable database of employment opportunities created through a partnership between the U.S. Department of Labor, states and private sector organizations. www.ajb.dni.us

www.onetcenter.org O*NET

Free Job-search EBook: Online job board pioneer Eric Shannon, founder and CEO of LatPro Inc., authored a unique job search guide that's available free in PDF format at http://www.latpro.com/worksmart (or $12.95 on Amazon)

Another useful website:

www.GovBenefits.gov is a free, easy-to-use website to find government benefit and assistance programs you may be eligible to receive. It also prescreens your eligibility for hundreds of federal and state benefit programs by answering a confidential, online questionnaire. Includes comprehensive information on a variety of benefit programs for all citizens.

 

Career Assessment Websites:

The following websites are free and useful when doing career exploration:

http://www.careerkey.org/ Career Key assessment will help you in choosing a career, a college major, change a career and in career planning.