Career Development Center

Develop a Career Plan

Develop a Career Plan ChartThe career development process can seem complicated and daunting, especially with all of the transitions you will encounter during your college career. However, the process can be simplified into five basic areas:

It is important to understand that the process is NOT linear. You may find yourself going back and forth through these stages while in college and throughout your life. As you gain knowledge, skills, and a greater awareness of the opportunities that exist, your preferences may change. It may become necessary to re-evaluate the choices you’ve made and to consider new opportunities. This is all a part of your personal journey to find career-life work that is fulfilling. Select the links above to view the various stages of the career development process.

For further assistance, visit the Career Development Center or schedule an appointment with one of our career counseling specialists. Services are free to Evergreen students and alumni.