Career Exploration

Why Explore Career Options?

Clarify your goals  
Assess your strengths and skills
Rank your interests and priorities
Explore programs of study 
Examine industries and job requirements
Refine your career pathway  

How to Explore

  • Visit Career Lens open computer labs and meet with a Career Counselor!
  • Explore Wake Tech programs and courses.
  • Formulate strategies for personal and professional improvement.
  • Make informed career planning decisions!  

Career Lens Schedule
Fall 2017: Aug 16 - Dec 11

“Career Lens” open computer lab sessions are available to prospective students and to current Wake Tech students and graduates. Career Counselors provide guidance in defining goals, exploring career pathways, and using career and employment tools and resources. .

No reservations are required, and students can attend as many sessions as needed. To learn more, contact Laura Bethea at [email protected] or 919-866-5424.   


Southern Wake (Main) Campus
  • Monday - Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • LE 205

Northern Wake Campus
  • Monday - Thursday 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • NC 316

Western Wake
  • Wednesdays (noted below) 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • August 16, September 6, 20, October 4, 18, 
  • November 1, 29, December 6
  • MILL 111

Health Science
  • Thursdays (noted below) 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • August 17, September 7, 28, October 12, 26, 
  • November 16, 30
  • HS2 112

*Career Lens is not offered during the College’s holidays and student breaks.