Career Exploration and Research



An important step in the career decision making process involves the active exploration of your academic/career options and opportunities. It is a time to investigate specific occupations in some depth—learning about the exact nature of the work, the skills and education needed, typical salaries and job outlook. As you research these various career paths, you’ll want to assess if these occupations and work environments are a good match for your skills, interests, and values.

careerdec      selfassess     careersource 

The MCC Career Counselors are experienced in helping students and alumni assess their skills, interests, work values, and personality preferences. There are a variety of ways to begin the self-assessment process including individual meetings with a career counselor, completing interest inventories. Connect to the Career Research web site link to view the career exploration websites that may assist you with your career research.

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QUESTIONS
? Karen James, Coordinator of Career Planning and Placement, at jamesk@middlesex.mass.edu or (781)-280-3639 

Last Modified: 5/22/17