Assistance with identifying career options is available through individual sessions with a Counselor Monday through Friday.
- Research your career and college options from home through our website under Online Career Resources information below.
- You can research career and educational options through Career Coach.
- In addition, WCJC students can also use a comprehensive career planning tool from any location (school, library, work, or home). You will need to get a logon password by visiting your campus counselor.
- Job information in the “Blue Book of Jobs” can be found at the following campus locations: Bay City (lobby), Richmond (lobby), Sugar Land (Brazos Hall reception), Wharton Pioneer Student Center top floor lobby).
- Employers who wish to provide job opportunities to WCJC students and alumni, please contact Cindy Kocian, Vocational Support Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org or 979-532-6483.
Online Career Resources
Career Planning Information
http://www.discovere.org/discover-engineeringA sightseer’s guide to engineering careers.
http://www.collegefortexans.comExtensive information on careers, colleges and financial aid including links to Texas colleges and universities. Can search for colleges by Major.
http://www.bls.gov/ocoOccupational Outlook Handbook: source of career information including job duties,employment outlook and salaries.
http://www.myplan.com/majors/index.phpWhat do I do with a Major in? Excellent resources organized by college majors for job titles and professional links.
http://www.texashotjobs.orgA complete resource of health and medical careers in Texas including full descriptions, salary and educational levels required, and listings of schools in Texas offering degrees.
http://www.tracer2.com/ Texas career information website provides statistics and analyses on the dynamics of the Texas labor market as well as a wide array of career and occupational information through software programs and printed publications.
Free Online Career Assessment
http://www.keirsey.comPersonality preference indicator
Explore Career frields and college options to get you there
http://www.9types.com/rheti/homepage.actual.htmlPersonal style quiz
Job Search Resources
http://www.baylor.edu/carreerservices Click on "Job search Videos" for various short videos highlighting job search skills that will help you find a job.
http://www.jobhuntersbible.com/ The online Job Hunters Bible contains many tips and resources for the career changer and job seeker.
For further information or individual assistance with career questions contact your campus Counselor or Academic Advisor.