Tompkins Cortland Community College

Student Life

Self-Assessment and Investigation

Career exploration is a process of examining your preferences, including your skills, talents, values, and interests. It also involves gathering information about various careers and discovering which one is the best match for you.

Career Counseling appointments

To meet with one of the counselors to discuss your career exploration, stop by our office in room 216 to make an appointment, or call 607.844.8222, Ext. 4261.

More than a job.
Find a career with Career Coach.

Career CoachCareer Coach helps you explore your career interests and find the degree program at TC3 that fits your dreams. Find job openings, average salaries, predictions for future job growth, and more – and link back to the degree programs that will get you there. Career Coach, which uses an array of databases to give you up-to-date information, can be used to find careers in your chosen degree field, or to find a degree program and transfer path that will get you on track to succeed in a career that matters to you.

Helpful websites

There are many helpful websites at which you can explore careers.

The College and Career Information Center

The College and Career Information Center (CCIC) is a resource library in the Office of Counseling, Career and Transfer Services. It has a variety of books and publications that can help you with your career exploration. The CCIC is open during our regular office hours. Feel free to come in and browse.