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MAJOR AND CAREER EXPLORATION

    Regardless of where you fall on the decision making continuum: from having no career goals or major, to desiring confirmation of a chosen major, to uncovering certain careers you can pursue, the Career Center offers resources to assist you. For more information on the services and resources offered, visit the Career Center.

    ONLINE CAREER ASSESSMENTS

    Focus2 is an online, self-guided, interactive program designed to help students select the right college major and plan your career based on interests, values, skills, personality and career aspirations.
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    TypeFocus is an online personality profile that took over six years to develop. TypeFocus provides valuable information which is personalized based upon Personality and Success Factor Questionnaires. This includes your personality strengths, interests and values which are then linked to careers that fit your strengths.

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    ONLINE OCCUPATIONAL INFORMATION

    Online O*Net Center: A data base that includes information on work tasks, knowledge required, abilities, work activities, interests, work needs, related occupations, earnings and outlook on over 1100 occupations.
    Occupational Outlook Handbook: Provides information about various careers including nature of work, working conditions, training and other qualifications, employment trends, job outlook, earnings, and related occupations.

    OTHER HELPFUL RESOURCES

    What Can I Do With This Major?: Whether you are exploring multiple majors or searching for information about your chosen field, this site will help you connect majors to careers. Learn about the typical career areas and the types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.

    To learn more about the services provided, please contact:

    Jessica George
    Director of Student Services and Placement
    jgeorge@latech.edu
    318-257-4816
    COBB 102A

    The resources displayed on this page are provided by the Louisiana Tech University Career Center. For more information, please visit http://www.latech.edu/career_center/.