Counseling and various counselors at LPC.

Deciding on a Career & Major

4 Steps to a Career Decision

Step 1: What Do I Want?

It all starts with you. Self-assessment can help you learn more about yourself and your priorities. Your preferences and personality are the foundation upon which to build a satisfying and successful career.

  • Psychology-Counseling 10: Career and Educational Planning A class that includes a series of self assessment tests and exercises to learn more about yourself and careers to explore.
  • Career Assessment: LPC counselors can help you assess your interests and personality in relation to majors and careers by appointment.
    • Bay Area Career Guide -- Majors/Programs available 26 Bay Area Community Colleges
      • Take a SURVEY to see how your interests match programs
    • What Can I Do with this Major? -- LOTS of ideas on industries, employers, and strategies for employment classified by major (not all majors represented).
    • Career Cafe -- California Community College-sponsored website to help you get motivated and get hired.
    • EUREKA -- Online career assessment (including "Micro Skills" online skills assessment), career information, and college majors site. Contact the LPC Career Transfer Center to gain full access to this useful site.

Counseling Office

Building 1600
First Floor
Room 1616

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