Resources

Career Counseling
Professional career counselors and master level practitioners are available by appointment to work with students at any time. These appointments are scheduled through Career Gear. 

Career Guide Interns 
Career Guides staff Career Exploration during drop-in hours and provide an initial intake which includes completing a profile of your interests, skills, values and personality. 

Major/Career Assessment Tests
The Career Exploration Office offers a variety of interest, personality and strengths assessments to help you explore who you are. We offer the following assessments: Strong Interest Inventory, MBTI, FOCUS 2, and StrengthsQuest. These assessments must be completed during your visit to Career Exploration. Password information is not provided via email. 

Career Information Resources
FOCUS 2, O*Net Online, Careers in my Major, Career Gear, Buzzfile, Occupational Outlook Handbook
These user-friendly resources provide quick information on a variety of careers by using several methods of searching. The information provided includes worker characteristics, employment trends, training requirements, advancement opportunities, related occupations, and more. Our staff can guide you through using these resources effectively. 

Informational Interviewing
Career counseling staff can guide you in how to research and how to professionally contact local/reginal employers in jobs and industries of interest. 

 

Outreach Request Form

Schedule an Appointment Online

Schedule an Appointment

Call (828) 262-2029
or stop by our office
Room 216 in PSU
 

 

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Contact Us

Rm. 216, Plemmons Student Union
263 Locust Street
Boone , NC 28608

Phone: (828) 262-2029

Email: CareerExplorationOffice@appstate.edu