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Career Development

Scope Note: 
The continuous process of making career decisions based on the individual's experiences and interactions (e.g., the child's first impression of the working world, the adolescent's consideration of vocational alternatives, or the adult's decision to change careers)
Category: Individual Development and Characteristics
Broader Terms
Individual Development
Narrower Terms
Career Awareness
Career Exploration
Use this term instead of
Vocational Development (1967 1978)
Related Terms
Career Centers
Career Change
Career Choice
Career Counseling
Career Education
Career Guidance
Career Planning
Career Readiness
Education Work Relationship
Occupational Aspiration
Occupational Information
Promotion (Occupational)
Vocational Interests
Vocational Maturity
Added to ERIC: 1/9/1979