Discover Your Passion

Starting and navigating the career planning process is unfamiliar territory for many students. Effective career planning is a process that involves the total person. Comprehensive career planning stresses the importance of knowing enough about your unique attributes, about specific career fields, and about your life priorities. Remember, the key to success is being prepared. Make an appointment to talk with the Career Advisor, LaTanya Graham, today!

Free Career Exploration Resources

MyNextMove

An interactive tool that can help students and job seekers to learn more about their career options. It provides pertinent data such as tasks, skills, salary information, and more for a thousand different careers. Users can find careers through keyword search or by browsing industries that employ different types of workers. Also, it has a tool, O*NET Interest Profiler, that offers personalized career suggestions based on a person's interests and level of work experience. Hence, this can be a good avenue for students and job seekers alike to explore their career options.

Princeton Review

Helps students and professionals get into their dream schools. It provides the tools needed for success in high school, college, graduate school, and beyond to help students become well-rounded applicants. Also, its methodology of test-taking strategies helps students achieve a guaranteed better score.  Moreover, it offers a range of test prep options, including one-on-one private tutoring, semi-private and traditional classes, and online prep to fit any schedule and learning style. Furthermore, it helps students become more than their test score by providing resources for better grades and a stronger application with its on-demand Homework Help and Admission Counseling for college and grad school.

Human Metrics

It is the leading provider of online personality tests and assessment tools since the early years of the Internet. It includes online relationships, personality and entrepreneur tests, and personal solution center. It provides online psychometric tools for personal development and self-help, applications in the workplace, entrepreneurship, and career development, relationship, personality compatibility, and psychographics and consumer intelligence. In general, this can be a good tool for students to assess their personality, relationships, and career goals.

Find Your Calling

This site helps answer the question, what do you want to do when you grow up? It helps students find fantastic careers and the education they need to achieve their goals. It utilizes a simple but powerful combination of assessment and data. The assessment measures interests, then explore detailed data on matching occupations and colleges that offer relevant programs. Overall, this can be a good direction for students to determine their preferred careers and the degree they need to take to achieve the same.

Texas Reality Check

It's difficult to predict the future, but it's never too early to start planning for it. Texas Reality Check will show you how much your living expenses will cost, and the amount of money you will need to earn to pay for them.

www.16Personalities.com

An individual's personality sometimes makes them more adaptable to certain jobs. Personality tests give people an idea of their psychological makeup and can be a great tool when looking for a job. Knowing what personality type you are can help you discover the ideal job and work environment for your type. In our free type descriptions you’ll learn what really drives, inspires, and worries different personality types, helping you build more meaningful relationships.

Career Coach

This free personality test is based on Carl Jung’s and Isabel Briggs Myers’ personality type theory.

Contact Us

LaTanya Graham, MBA
Career and Academic Advisor
BC Central, E 119
979-230-3429

Trina Umadhay, J.D
Senior AOA - Placement
979-230-3317

Arnold Ramirez
Director, Counseling and Testing
979-230-3235