Career Center

Center for Business & Industry, RM 120

 

Fayetteville Technical Community College
P. O. Box 35236
2201 Hull Road
Fayetteville NC 28303-0236


Phone: (910) 678-8205

Phone: (910) 678-8422
Fax: (910) 678-0085

 

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 - 12:00 pm

Career Decision Making

Career Decision Making

 

 

CAREER DECISION MAKING

The Career Center at Fayetteville Technical Community College assists students, prospective students and the community with personal counseling in defining and accomplishing your personal, academic and career goals. Individual Counseling is also available to assist you in your career decision making process. Through assessments your interests, values, abilities, experiences and personality will be explored to help reveal possible career fields of exploration.

If you are interested in scheduling an appointment for career counseling, please contact us at (910) 678-8422. 

 


 

 

CAREER ASSESSMENTS

Self- assessment is one of the first tools used in the career counseling process and can come in many different forms to help you make a good career choice. Let us help you to identify satisfying careers that fit your needs.

               

CFNC Bridges Career Planning Tools - Career Choices Planner      

 •    Interest, skills, and values assessments to identify your personal career options

 •    Explore over 650 careers and watch over 400 career videos

 •    Identify education requirements and school majors

 •    Create an on-line portfolio

 

                Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)                                                                                                                         

        •    Explore your personality preferences and how they relate to career options

 

                Free Career Assessments

 •    College Foundation of North Carolina (Career Choices/Bridges)

 •    Human Metrics

 

 


 

 

Local Career Resources    

Cooperative Education (Co-op for short) provides students with an opportunity to earn college credit while gaining a working knowledge in their chosen field.

To find out more and to see what curricula have the Co-op option in them, please 
select this link: Cooperative Education.

 

Career Exploration

» NC Employment Security Commission

» NC Health Careers

» Student and Alumni Jobs

» NC Community College Articulation Agreements

 

 

Exploring and Researching Careers

 

Once you have figured out the things you like to do and the things you do well, you can begin exploring careers that incorporate your interests and skills as well as the education needed, average salary earned, and potential job openings. Review the link below:

 

http://www.faytechcc.edu/counseling_services/researching_careers.aspx