Counseling and various counselors at LPC.

Deciding on a Career & Major

4 Steps to a Career Decision


Step 2: Explore Occupations

Start exploring by reading and surfing the web. Here are some great places to start.

  • The LPC Career Transfer Center and Employment Center -- Discover a wealth of printed and on-line information on careers, schools, employers, job search information, and more. Drop by building 900!
      • EUREKA -- An online career assessment (including "Microskills" online card sort), career information, and college program site. Contact the LPC Career Transfer Center to gain full access to this useful site.
  • California Occupational Guides -- Career, training, and labor market information for many occupations.
  • O*Net Online -- One of the largest sources of occupational information: what the job is like, skills needed, pay, education, and more..
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook -- Pick a job and find out all the facts: pay, employment outlook, training, and more.
  • Career Guide to Industries -- Are you interested in a general career field (such as healthcare or business) and need to find out related occupations? Begin with a broad search and explore an industry.
  • Reality Check A lifestyle self-assessment to determine the income needed for varying lifestyles and occupations that will financially support that lifestyle.

Counseling Office

Building 1600
First Floor
Room 1616

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