The CDC will provide you with the right technology, tools, and tips to help you plan your next career move.
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Please contact our office to set up an appointment as we are not available for walk-in appointments during the summer.
CCD student or not, all are welcome to use the Career Development Center to gain access to a better career. Start here and contact our office to meet with our advisors face to face. Our office will connect you to career counseling, career assessment testing, and other helpful guides along the way.
You can also download the newly revised 2013-2014 Career Guide.
Get advice on choosing or deciding how to apply your major to the job market. Our mission is to provide you with lifelong career development skills that you can take with you wherever you go.
These quick 15-minute chats provide information on a variety of subjects and offer a Q&A session.
Career Testing & Assessments
Career assessments can be a great way for you to explore your interests and personality so that you can make the best choice about your major and career path. Our assessments will not tell you what to do, but will help you better understand why you might look into some specific possibilities.
Career Assessment Options
CDC has a variety of career assessments that will help you make sense of your interests, abilities, and personality in order to make the best career and major choice for you. In order to take a formal career inventory, please come to our office during walk-in hours or call us at 303.352.3306.
The Choices Planner career self-assessment helps to inventory your level of interest in different career clusters. The assessment results connect you to information and videos on career and academic programs that may fit our level of interest. Students can take use the Choices CIC-Advancer online and follow the program to learn more about their assessment results.
The Strong Interest Inventory measures your level of interest among a broad range of occupations, work and leisure activities, and academic majors. An interpretation of your results with a career advisor in our office is required for this instrument.
The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is the most trusted and widely used assessment in the world for understanding personality and uncovering new ways to work and interact with others. This assessment is particularly helpful if you want to learn about your personality and how it relates to the world of work. An interpretation of your results with a career advisor in our office is required for this instrument.
The StrengthsQuest instrument can help you to understand your greatest "talents" so that you can develop them into strengths, both academically and in your career. An interpretation of your results with a career advisor in our office is required for this instrument.