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!  

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Career Coach - local data on current jobs, salaries, and employment outlook. 
-The Career Coach student resource is supported by the Department of Education grant #P031A140128

Career Lens Schedule
Fall 2019 August 15 - December 9

Available to Wake Tech *prospective/enrolled students and alumni. *Adult learners *Graduating high school and home-schooled seniors *Eligible Career and College Promise (CCP) junior and senior applicants.

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.    

Southern Wake Monday - Thursday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. D-205
Scott Northern Wake Tuesday - Thursday 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. D-450
RTP Wednesday 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. RT1-131
Western Wake Thursday 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (as listed)
August 29, September 12, 26, October 10, 24,
November 7, 14, December 5
Perry Health Sciences Monday 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (as listed)
August 26, September 9, 23, October 14, 28,
November 18, 25, December 9

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