It is a comprehensive, developmental program designed to assist individuals in making and implementing informed educational and occupational choices. A career guidance and counseling program develops an individual's competencies in self-knowledge, educational and occupational exploration, and career planning.
Everyone benefits--youth and adults, male and female, disabled, disadvantaged, minorities, limited English proficient, incarcerated, dropouts, single parents, displaced homemakers, teachers, administrators, parents and employers.
The purpose of this programe is to introduce students to the career development process and assist them with choosing a career path that is compatible with their skills, interests, values and personality type. They will take career assessments, participate in a variety of career exploration activities, and develop an action plan that will assist you in choosing a career.
Various techniques and interventions are used viz interviews self-introspection, career opinion survey, etc.