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Community College Counselor
I do personal counseling, academic counseling, and career
counseling with college students.
I always liked working with people, and I always liked school.
I thought it would be a great combination to work with people in
an academic setting. I started out by majoring in Psychology at
college. Then I worked for the college I graduated from helping
students who were interested in applying to school. That work
inspired me to go on to graduate school, so I could earn a degree
in Counseling. I decided that I wanted to work in a school setting
so that I could constantly be around people who were eager to learn.
I really enjoy my work.
If your school has a peer helper program, you might want to join.
It will give you some insight into whether this type of job may be