Career Exploration

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Career Resources at Grafton Library


If you have not declared a major or are unsure what type of career you would like to pursue, you may want to consider some self-assessment tools.

Assessment tools such as the Career Occupational Preference System Interest Inventory, the Career Exploration Inventory, and Myers-Briggs Type Indicator help you examine your interests, skills, and values in various career fields.

Visit the career library in the Sena Center to research the fields in which you are interested, and determine if they are the right fit for you.

Art Career ProjectAt the Art Career Project you’ll find a breakdown of nearly every type of art and career you can imagine, from the normal to the more obscure. Some of the art careers you’ll find here include graphic design painting, photography, golf course design, video game design, and even found art!

Black CollegianTHE BLACK COLLEGIAN Online has a powerful job and resume database. Search job opportunities with thousands of employers and staffing firms that are hiring. You can also post in the resume database where thousands of employers can view resumes.

Career BeamCareer Beam is a full service career development portal designed to provide all the resources necessary to guide individuals through the strategic job search process and achieve their career goals.


Career blissCareerBliss: A career community of online company reviews, salaries, job listings, hiring trends, and interview tips.




Careers in PsychologyCareers in Psychology strives to be the number one resource for those in search of information about psychology careers, psychology education, psychology internships, and psychology jobs, as well as licensure information.

Focus 2Focus is an online interactive career exploration and planning system for college students. Students can register online, using the access code: gladys. To login, once registered, visit Focus.

Health Career CenterExplore Careers in healthcare including emergency medicine, pathology, dental hygiene, and much more.

Job ShadowAt Job Shadow you can read real interviews from people as they talk about the jobs they do and the careers they have. If you’re career hunting, trying to find out ‘what career is right for me,’ or just plain curious, you can read about and explore the different career options and shadow people’s jobs online.




Masters in EducationMaster in Education provides information about teaching in a variety of subjects, the educational climate in each state, interviews with teachers who have completed a master’s-level education, and a comprehensive list of schools offering master’s programs in education across the country. They also specify endorsement areas, duration of program, and tuition costs.

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What Can I do With this Major?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.