At SCCC, our career counselors believe that finding
a career path that you truly enjoy is a key to personal satisfaction. We
also know that deciding on a career path or changing career directions
is often difficult !! We can help you with these decisions!! Visit
Student Affairs in Elston 222 or call 381-1365 and a Career
Counselor will assist you in discovering your unique career plan!!
Career Planning is a 4 step process including:
assessment or evaluation of your interests, values and personality (Who
researching career through print and computer information
researching careers through shadowing, informational interviews, internships
and volunteer work (Reality Testing)
planning you next step of further education or a job search
The Career Counselors can guide you with this process!!
We use such resources as:
DISCOVER & FOCUS2 - computerized programs that help you to assess
your interests, values and skills and their relationship to learning and career paths
Myers-Briggs Type Indicator - an assessment which identifies personality type and it's relationship to personal interactions and career exploration
StrengthsQuest - identifies your top 5 talents that may be key to future life and career success
Informational interviewing and shadowing of alumni and organizational representatives in fields related to your career interests.