# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Career Counselor

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Career Counselor

Help individuals with career decisions by exploring and evaluating the client?s education, training, work history, interests, skills, and personality traits. May arrange for aptitude and achievement tests to help the client make career decisions. Also may work with individuals to develop their job-search skills and assist clients in locating and applying for jobs. In addition, career counselors provide support to people experiencing job loss, job stress, or other career-transition issues.

    Postsecondary Preparations

  • Master's degree
  • Ph.D.