Center for Careers and Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
Welcome High Schools and Visitors
Attending college and choosing a major for the first time can be a pretty tough challenge. If you are considering attending Hudson Valley Community College but aren’t sure what major is right for you, please take a look at the resources below.

High School Students

Attending college for the first time is a big deal! You’re probably feeling a lot of pressure from your parents, friends, and relatives to choose a major and decide on a career path as soon as possible. Choosing a major is a big decision that will have a long term impact on your life. It takes time and good information about careers to help you make a decision.

We suggest that you:

  • Visit Researching and Choosing Majors and Careers to begin learning about career possibilities.

  • Talk to your high school guidance counselor about taking career assessments, getting career counseling, and participating in job shadow programs that might be offered by yor school.

  • Schedule an appointment with a college career counselor for help in choosing your Hudson Valley Community College major by calling (518) 629-7326.

Visitors

You have probably found this site because you are considering all of your career and college options and aren’t sure where to begin. You’ve worked hard to get where you are and you’ve decided to take a big step in attending college. Career counselors have experience working with veterans, baby boomers and career changers, parents returning to the workforce after time off, and those who are looking for a new future. We can work with you to help you identify your skills, interests and values to choose a major and find a career path.

  • Visit Researching and Choosing Majors and Careers to begin learning about career possibilities.

  • Schedule an appointment with a college career counselor for help in choosing your Hudson Valley Community College major and new career path by calling (518) 629-7326.