Below are some great links to start researching what academic program and career is right for you!


This is a great, online resource offered to currently enrolled Brookdale students! 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! **Note: You will need your student ID #, your Brookdale email and the Access Code: bcc to register. Click here to access the FOCUS2 Worksheet to help you get the most out of your FOCUS2 account!

Academic Programs at Brookdale Community College

Take a look through all the academic programs offered at Brookdale!

Transfer Resources

Your Brookdale courses can be the first step toward earning your Bachelor’s degree.  Transfer Resources promotes successful transfer by providing important information and resources to assist students in transferring their Brookdale courses and Associate Degrees to the four year college of their choice.

Candid Career

Explore thousands of career videos from industry professionals sharing their job descriptions, backgrounds and preparation advice in short  1-3 minute video clips. Discover career fields that you did not even know existed, and learn what it takes to get there!

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!


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!

Learn How To Become 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.

Academic Advising & Counseling

You can connect with a Student Success Coach/Academic Advisor/Counselor for your questions regarding your classes, your plan, and other academic advising needs

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!

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!

Job/Internship Database

Handshake 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!

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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