Ask a Professional
Students can contact local professionals to learn more about specific career paths. These professionals will provide insights about the workplace, career paths, necessary skills and educational requirements.
Practical work-placement programs designed to provide students with a professional opportunity to gain experience in an area related to your field of study or the career you are working towards.
Job shadowing involves observing a professional for a day as they work. Student will be able to get a better understanding of the particular career. This opportunity can help a student determine whether a certain job is right for them.
CentreREADY™ is a workforce preparedness initiative of the Chamber of Business & Industry of Centre County (CBICC) and the county’s public school districts and career/technical training institutions. Earning the CentreREADY™ designation means your educational institution has assessed you as proficient in the six core attributes that employers in Centre County and the area say are essential for employees to possess.