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Major & Career Exploration

Major & Career Exploration

Below are some great links to start researching what College Major you would like to study and what careers are out there for you!

Learn How To Become

LearnHowToBecome.org helps any job-seeker understand what it takes to find the perfect career, from the student trying to land that first job to the seasoned professional climbing the company ladder. Research and explore resources that will help you find your dream position, write the perfect resume, nail the interview, and more.

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Occupational Outlook Handbook

This is a great resource with information on hundreds of careers in every field, including information on education requirements, training, average salaries, job duties, and more. If you have a career, general job field, or even specific skills that you’d like to use in mind, you can find out a lot of useful information here!

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FOCUS2

This is a great, free online resource! You can take several career assessments regarding your interests, values, strengths, and several other areas. These assessments will help you narrow down your academic major and career choices, so that you can make an informed decision!

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O*NET

This website will give you information on hundreds of careers in every field as well, but this website also gives the ability to look up state-specific salary ranges for many different careers!

What Can I Do With This Major?

What Can I Do With This Major?

Click on this great resource page to find out more information about what you can do with certain majors. This resource provides information on almost every major you can think up! It will tell you where you can work, what you can do, and how to get into that field!

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Ferguson’s Career Guidance

This website is a great way to start searching for information related to your career goals! Learn more about each career you are considering and find out important information about how to get into that career, daily job duties, outlook for the future, and salary information. This website is brought to you by the Bankier Library at Brookdale Community College! Take advantage of this great resource and everything that our Bankier Library has to offer you!

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Bankier Library @ Brookdale

Check out the Bankier Library to find out more information on career reference books! There are some great books on writing a resume and cover letter, interviewing skills, and many more!

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Advising @ Brookdale

You can speak with your advisor about taking career assessments that will give you more information on careers that might be right for you. They can also speak with you about any personal issues that you’d like to discuss. Counseling is located upstairs in the CAR Building. Contact their office for more information!

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Job/Internship Database

College Central Network is FREE for students and alumni to search for available jobs and internships! This is a great resource for you to discover the local, open and available positions in your major!

glassdoor.com

This is a free jobs and career community website that offers an inside look at jobs and companies. Review salaries, company reviews, interview questions, and more – all posted by employees, job seekers, and sometimes the companies themselves.


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