Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Are you experiencing MAJOR CONFUSION??? Presented by: Ocean County College Career, Employment, & Counseling Services And Ocean County College Center for.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Are you experiencing MAJOR CONFUSION??? Presented by: Ocean County College Career, Employment, & Counseling Services And Ocean County College Center for."— Presentation transcript:

1 are you experiencing MAJOR CONFUSION??? Presented by: Ocean County College Career, Employment, & Counseling Services And Ocean County College Center for Academic Advising Click each slide to go to the next one

2 Process of Major Choice 1. Find out your interests 2. Assess yourself 3. Choose careers of interest 4. Relate careers to college majors 5. Research four-year colleges 6. Choose an OCC major that matches Repeat if necessary 7. Plan your transfer

3 Interest Categories Realistic –build & fix things –sports Investigative –math –science & nature –computers Artistic –reading –music & arts Social –helping people –social studies Enterprising –law –managing money Conventional –computers –managing money –office work

4 Know Yourself Assessment Skills Values Interests  ECOSECOS

5 Choose Occupation of Interest  Research careers that match your interests  OCC Career Center OCC Career Center  ECOS ECOS  Other career info sites Identify majors connected with specific careers

6 Research Colleges  ECOS ECOS  New Jersey Edge New Jersey Edge  College web sites

7 Plan Program of Study  OCC Career Center OCC Career Center  OCC Catalog OCC Catalog  Other college catalogs  NJ Transfer NJ Transfer  See an Advisor

8 OCC Transfer Degrees  Associate of Arts (A.A.) Liberal Arts General Studies  Associate of Science (A.S.) Criminal Justice Business Administration Computer Science Note: The A.A. and A.S. degrees prepare students to enter baccalaureate degree programs.

9 OCC Career Programs  Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.)  Prepares students for immediate employment after graduation, such as Nursing Marketing Web Support Specialist  New Jersey Edge New Jersey Edge  NJ Transfer NJ Transfer

10 More Information Career, Employment, & Counseling Center –http://www.ocean.edu/career.htmhttp://www.ocean.edu/career.htm Center for Academic Advising –http://www.ocean.edu/advising.htmhttp://www.ocean.edu/advising.htm ECOS –http://ecos.princetonreview.comhttp://ecos.princetonreview.com –OCC Member Code: NJ Edge –http://www.njedge.orghttp://www.njedge.org NJ Transfer –http://www.njtransfer.orghttp://www.njtransfer.org


Download ppt "Are you experiencing MAJOR CONFUSION??? Presented by: Ocean County College Career, Employment, & Counseling Services And Ocean County College Center for."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google