Career counseling is about learning how to make informed decisions that reflect your personal criteria for choosing work you will enjoy.
The NOVA Career Center offers individual career counseling services for students and alumni. Career counseling includes a wide range of services, including self-exploration; researching academic and career options; decision-making and developing action steps; experiential learning opportunities, and job search strategies and resources. If you need assistance with choosing or changing a career path, career counseling may be right for you.
Career counseling services at NOVA are available to assist students and alumni in any of the following areas:
Choosing or changing a career path
Decision-making, goal setting and/or developing action steps
Internships and other experiential learning opportunities
Job search strategies
Resume and cover letter writing; resume critiques
Practice for interview sessions
Assessment of skills, values, and interests
Overcoming obstacles to achieving your education and career goals
Speaking with professionals in your field of interest