How to Choose Your Major, 1st Edition

  • Mary E. Ghilani
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  • ISBN-10: 144085663X
  • ISBN-13: 9781440856631
  • DDC: 378.2
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 236 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released January 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Guide students through the career decision-making process as it pertains to college choices with this manual that helps students identify interest, skills, and values; conduct career research; and prepare for a profession after graduation.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: College is a Major Deal.
2: How to Choose a Career.
3: Dispelling Common Career Myths.
4: Who Are You?.
5: Careers for Compassionate People.
6: Careers for Analytical People.
7: Careers for Creative People.
8: Careers for People Who Are Hands-On.
9: Careers for Organizers.
10: Careers for Persuaders.
11: Gathering Data for Good Decision-Making.
12: Connecting College Majors to Careers.
13: Making Big Career Decisions.
14: What to Do When You’re Stuck.
15: Unique Circumstances.
16: Are You Career Ready?.
Appendix A Volunteer Organizations.
Appendix B Professional Organizations.
Appendix C Helpful Career Resources.
About the Author.