A Career Informational Interview or a Job Shadow are most frequently chosen for career exploration by students that have a better idea about their intented major and possible career choice.
The Career Informational Interview offers students the opportunity to discuss with a professional what their job duties are and gain understanding of what it would be like to work in this field. A Job Shadow allows a student to follow a person in the field they are interested in pursuing and watch what happens in a days work, in real-time.
Students planning to do either a Career Informational Interview of a Job Shadow should download the Reflection form and take it with them to the interview or job shadow. The host of the student needs to sign the form for the student.