Individual counseling is available to assist you in your career decision making process. Interests, values, abilities, experiences and personality will be explored to help reveal possible career fields for exploration.
Career counseling can benefit those who are undecided about a college major, those wishing to change careers, and those who are seeking confirmation that a selected career area is right for them.
If you are interested in scheduling an appointment for career counseling, please call (828) 327-7000, ext. 4806.
Self assessment is an essential step in the career planning process. Career assessments are tools used in career counseling and can come in many different forms. The purpose of these assessments are to help you learn more about yourself. Self awareness is the key to making a good career choice. All of these services are FREE for CVCC Curriculum Students and Alumni.
Career Coach is a FREE, online resource that can help you explore possible career options, learn about local employment trends and wages, help you determine your educational goals at CVCC and even assist you in creating a resume for your job search! Find out more about Career Coach!
Focus 2 Career Planning is a FREE online, self-guided career-planning assessment tool that can help you make good career decisions. The right decision could save you time and money while planning your career.
Find your career path with Focus 2 Career Planning our FREE Career Planning assessment tools.
The Self Directed Search, Strong Interest Inventory, Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, CFNC-Bridges and other career assessments are also available.
Career related workshops are offered in conjunction with CVCC's classes and on campus events. Workshops are also offered for the community at various times through-out the year. Topics include goal setting, career decision making, resume writing, interviewing, job seeking and keeping, and more. A list of current workshops is available on the Career Center Workshops webpage or you may call the Career Center (828) 327-7000, ext. 4690 for more information.
Teresa Ray, Career Counselor
(828) 327-7000, ext. 4806