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WVSU students may seek assistance with selecting a career field/program of study.  Assistance is provided in self-evaluation, exploration of occupational areas and development of personal and professional goals.  Many career assessments such as the Self-Directed Search, Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, and the Career Occupational Preference System (COPS) are used in the self-evaluation process.  Also, a computerized assessment (SIGI3) is available for use by appointment. West Virginia State University students may click on the Sigi3 logo below to begin your assessment today. All services are confidential.  Call (304) 766-3250 to schedule an appointment.

 

If you are unsure about your career path or have a career in mind, but don't know where to start, check out Sigi3. This is a fast easy-to-use software that helps you make important decisions about your future.

To access Sigi3 using your WVSU email address, click here.

Check out the on-line assessments:

(Career and Personality)

On-line Career Search Resources

THE CAREER RESOURCE LIBRARY includes books,  DVDs, magazines, computer software programs and other materials related to your career planning.

Resources include:

Career and Job Search magazines
Company and Internship Information
On-line career library
Handouts related to job search and career decision making

 

WORKPLACE INTERVIEWS - Learn about a specific career field from professionals who have been interviewed by students.  Interviews are compiled in the Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education. Find out more about these careers.

 

Business
Accountant
Pharmaceutical Sales Representative
Retail Store Assistant Manager
Vice President/CFO (Hospital)

Computer Science
Database Manager
LAN Administrator

Criminal Justice/Law
Investigator/Corporate Security
Juvenile Probation Officer
Lawyer
Legal Assistant

Education
Behavior Disorder Teacher
Elementary Teacher

Medical
Charge Nurse
Nuclear Medicine Technologist
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Registered Nurse Anesthetist
Registered Nurse

Science
Meteorologist
Run Plant Engineer

Others
Chef
Massage Therapist
Personal Trainer
Videographer

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