Focus Online Tool

Get your career questions answered!


Need to know what kinds of careers match up with your interests, skills, personality, values, and preferences?

Want to know about salary information and the job outlook for a particular career?


FOCUS logoFOCUS is a self-paced online tool that will help you explore career paths and select the major area of study to support your career goals. You can learn about different career opportunities and gain insight into the "day in the life" for a specific job and even compare occupations you are considering. Basically, FOCUS will help you "focus" on what kind of career you may want to pursue. Use your MySCSU email address when registering for FOCUS.

Get started today. Use the Access Code "owls"


FOCUS will be most effective if you meet with a Career Counselor at Career Services to review your results. Once you have completed FOCUS, please set up a follow-up appointment by calling (203) 392-6536 or by stopping by our office, located in the Wintergreen building. If you have questions on how to use FOCUS, please let us know. We look forward to working with you and helping you achieve your career goals.

Completing a degree program and preparing for today's job market requires students to be well prepared, creative, and able to use a variety of programs and services that will help them develop necessary skills. To provide our students with the most up-to-date and comprehensive career development tools, the Center for Career Services offers an array of career planning services that help students decide what major to pursue, what career best suits them, or to begin the all important job search process.

The staff welcomes the opportunity to assist our students with any career-related questions as they embark upon future endeavors. Visit us early — freshman and sophomore year is an ideal time to begin this journey.