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Helping Students Find Direction

Career Exploration Center

What is career counseling?

:idea: Career counseling can help you make satisfying decisions about your education and future career.

:idea: The goal of career counseling is to assist students in finding a good fit between who they are as people and their occupational pursuits.

:idea: The focus is to assist students in identifying their personality traits, interests, strengths, values and skills as they relate to making decisions about academic majors and career paths.

:idea: Career counseling can help you get started with your career planning, which is often said to be a four stage process.

:idea: The Career Exploration Center specializes in helping NMSU students with the first three stages,while Career Services focuses on fostering strategic job search skills.

If you arecrossroads

• unsure about what you want to do for a living,
• don’t like your current classes,
• are considering changing your major but don’t know what you want to study, or
• don’t know what careers relate to your major,

We can help you!

All services are FREE to currently enrolled NMSU students. Click here to request an appointment or call 646-2241.

If you are looking for help with creating a resume, interviewing skills, finding a job or internship please contact Career Services at (575) 646-1631.