Discover what you enjoy doing and the skills and talents you possess. Match these skills and talents with career possibilities. Pick a variety of career fields you would be interested in and investigate them. Research companies and career paths.
Career assessments can aid students in the process of exploring and selecting a major, general occupational interests or a specific career field. Click here to access Kuder Journey.
The Career Development Center offers current students and alumni access to Kuder Journey, a self-paced, online career guidance program used to assist you in career exploration. Through using Kuder Journey you’re able to research careers, understand your values, interests, skills and potential career matches with greater clarity. Inventories can be particularly useful in helping you sort out a direction, identifying your skills, interests, and values, as well as your motivations.
Did you Know?
According to the Job Outlook 2015 by the National Association of Colleges and Employers, the top skills and qualities employers seek in job candidates are (in order of desirability):
- Ability to work in a team
- Written communication skills
- Problem-solving skills
- Strong work ethic
- Analytics/quantitative skills
- Technical skills
- Verbal communication skills