Career Exploration

Need help clarifying your career goals?

Undecided about your college major or program of study?

Ready to explore the next steps in your career plan?

We have tools and resources available to guide you in the career decision-making process. We can support you in the development of a plan of action. 

Connect with us in two ways to get started on your career journey:

Register for group coaching sessions with our Career Lens Lab


Book an Appointment for a 1:1 session

To gain information about scholarship funding and support for non-degree training, connect with our Career Pathways Program and Student Resources for more information.

The following links offer resources to assist in your career exploration. NOTE: Wake Tech is not affiliated with or responsible for these websites or their content.

Planning Tools

Occupational Data

  • Career Coach: Data on local jobs, requirements, wages, and outlook – and corresponding Wake Tech programs.
  • Career One Stop: Occupations, salaries, outlook, and career videos.
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook: Salaries, education and training requirements, outlook, and employment resources. 

Career Assessments

  • Focus 2:  Self-assessment, exploration, decision-making, and action planning. (Access at your Career Lens session.)