Identify Potential Careers

At C&CS we can help you to learn more about occupations and careers. When exploring career options, it is helpful to consider a wide range of factors including:

  • Typical work activities
  • Salary and wages
  • Job and employment outlook
  • Educational requirements
  • Lifestyle
  • Work and leisure balance

Some steps you can take to explore careers:

  • Meet with a career planning specialist at C&CS
  • Explore career options on O*Net (instructions for O*Net here) and Focus 2
  • Talk to your professors
  • Speak with professionals in the workforce
  • Participate in an internship
  • Do volunteer work in an area of interest
  • Join a professional organization as a student member

For help exploring career options, call C&CS at
(845) 431-8040 or stop by SSC 301.