Discovery & Exploration

 

Discover who you are and where you are going.

CAREER ASSESSMENTS

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A 20-minute assessment that measures your personality traits and matches you to relevant careers.

An assessment tool that helps you understand your personality preferences and how it relates to careers.  Contact the Career Center to schedule an appointment to see if the MBTI is right for you.

An assessment that helps you understand how to relate your interests to potential careers.   Contact the Career Center to schedule an appointment to see if the Strong is right for you.

EXPLORE MAJORS

Features 100 major profiles with information on common career paths, types of employers that hire in the field, and strategies to maximize opportunities.

EXPLORE CAREERS

Produced by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, this database allows you to learn more about careers by industry field.

Explore occupations, job outlook, and more for people in that major.

Career Clusters are groups of careers in the same field of work that require similar skills. They can help focus your education, training, and job search plans.

10 Entry-Level Jobs That Actually Pay—Plus Tips on How to Get Them

The phrase “entry-level” has, in many ways, become synonymous with low pay. But the truth is, “It is not the term ‘entry-level’ that determines salary,” says Linda J. Hollenback, MSEd, a college and career strategist, founder of Hollenback Consulting, and …

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10 strategies for securing a summer internship

Remember what your teachers and professors constantly said, from kindergarten through college? There are no bad questions.

The same goes for internships. There are no bad internships. Whether it’s at a small company, large company, start up, non-profit, public or …

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College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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Top Communication Skills for the Workplace

Communication skills are foundational soft skills for interacting with others in the workplace — but employers don’t value all of these skills equally. In this guide, we’ll cover what communication skills are, which ones employers are looking for in 2022, and …

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Resume and Cover Letter Guides

LinkedIn & Networking Resources

Career Paths by Major

Strong Interest Inventory

An assessment that helps you understand how to relate your interests to potential careers.   Contact the Career Center to schedule an …

MBTI

An assessment tool that helps you understand your personality preferences and how it relates to careers.  Contact the Career Center to …

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Learn more about careers by industry field.

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Contact & Location

Phone
413-572-5206
Address

Westfield State University
Parenzo Hall, 130
577 Western Avenue
Westfield, MA 01086

Career Service Hours

Day of the week
Hours of Operation Summer Hours
Monday 8:30 am- 5:00 pm 8:00 am- 4:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am- 5:00 pm 8:00 am- 4:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am- 5:00 pm 8:00 am- 4:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am- 5:00 pm 8:00 am- 4:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am- 5:00 pm 8:00 am- 4:00 pm