Career Options

Not sure about your current or next career? How can you know if you’re making the right choices?

The key is to take some time to get to know your own capabilities and preferences and learn about the kinds of careers that are out there. Also realize there isn’t one perfect career choice – there are many!  You’ll need some selection criteria to make good decisions.

Occupations & Industries

This section provides multiple links to research potential careers. Occupations are kinds of positions (accountant, genetic counselor, consultant) within different industries (healthcare, manufacturing, government). Some occupations cross industries, others are specific to only one or a few.

Interests, Skills & Abilities

How much do you really know about yourself? Assessing your capabilities, experiences and interests will help you make better decisions about your career future.