Career & Professional Development

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Exploring careers can be more fun than you think. The resources listed below give an overview of specific careers, work environments, education and skills required,  to find out what working in any one of thousands of occupations would be like. Many of these resources give you an overview of the environment, skills, education, and certifications needed for each job.

If you have any questions, please contact Career and Professional Development at (336) 841-9677.

Candid Career Logo_Transparent is changing the way we approach career exploration. Whether you are just beginning to explore career options, preparing for a job interview, or looking to change careers, can help. Our notion is that we can all learn from the experiences of others. This site is dedicated to providing the inside scoop on careers so our viewers will be informed and ready for what lies ahead. Find your passion today at! helps you find a job and company you love. Reviews, salaries and benefits from employees. Interview questions from candidates. Millions of jobs.

 Candid Career
What Can I Do with This Major?
America’s Career Info Net
Road Trip Nation
O*NET OnLine
The Occupational Outlook Handbook
The Riley Guide

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