Site Licensed Career Programs

All programs are available in the Career Planning Center and most programs are  available online. Following is a list of our licensed computer programs and online access information.

Candid Career Videos 
Access to the career advice of industry professionals on video.  Features informational interviews to help you discover and explore your many career options,  The "get hired" how-to videos on important job search topics such as resume writing, and interviewing can help prepare you to land your next job.

Career Cruising
An engaging and inspiring career learning program which assists people of all ages to achieve their full potential in school, career and life. It comes complete with an interactive Living Portfolio, Matchmaker assessment tool, multimedia occupational profiles, detailed career information, and more.

Web site:
Username: cypress
Password: 90630

Choices360 and Ability Profiler  (Previously Choices Explorer and Choices Planner)
Choices360 --- This is a comprehensive program that helps you Learn, Explore, Plan and Connect your education and major to your goals and career choices.  Learn about your interests, skills, and work values and use them to find career options that are right for you.  Explore and compare careers, salaries, and skills.  Plan your academic steps to achieve your goals.  Build and personalize your portfolio, create resumes and thank-you letters, polish your interview skills and get help finding jobs in your area. 

Ability Profiler
-- Assessment results give you an understanding of your abilities in arithmetic reasoning, computation, vocabulary, three-dimensional space, name comparison and object matching, and demonstrates the relevance between aptitude scores and the world of work

Web site: Choices360
Click: Create an Account
Access Key: CA01178
Ability Profiler Password: begin

Chronicle Career Library/Occupational Briefs
Presents information on more than 2,000 occupational titles, including comprehensive occupational descriptions, ranging from those that require a high school diploma or less, through professional careers; that's more than 95% of the jobs in the workforce.
To obtain Access Code, do one of the following four options:
  1. Call the Career Planning Center at (714) 484-7120
  2. E-mail and receive the Logon instructions within 2-3 business days. 
  3. Meet with a Career Counselor 
  4. Enroll in a Career Class
EUREKA, MicroSKILLS and FundingFinder
This powerful, user-friendly computer program contains a tremendous amount of valuable career information. Features include: Occupations (description, pay, labor outlook, preparation, etc.) Programs of Study (schools offering majors and degree programs), Industries (e.g. banking, construction, insurance, telecommunications, etc.) Financial Aid, Owning your Own Business, and MicroSkills (measuring and matching skills to career possibilities).

Web site: EUREKA
1st Time Users
In Member Login area, Click on "Create Account"
Go to Students/Clients box and
Enter EUREKA site ID code: J1DJUXH
Complete the Personal Information page
Create Log in and Password

Facts on File
Accurate and current Online Reference Databases that are curriculum-oriented and interactive covering a wide range of subjects, such as history, science, careers, literature, geography, and more. Each subject-specific database offers you an unprecedented depth of coverage -- with extensively hyperlinked full-text records, citation information, and a wide range of printable resources.

Web site: Facts on File
User Name: career
Password: cpctr

Focus 2
FOCUS 2 will help you make informed career and education plans. FOCUS 2 assesses students’ involvement and introduces activities that support career and education decision making. Features include:
  • Five reliable and research based Self Assessments:assessments.
  • Work Interests including Holland Code, Personality, Values, Skills and Leisure Interests
  • Career Exploration with detailed, current descriptions of 1500+ occupations, 600+ videos. Exploratory tools, occupation search by name and industry, and What can I do with a Major in…?”.
  • Action Plan Tool to plan courses, identify career and education objectives, build support network and plan career relevant experiences such as Internships, Study Abroad, Volunteering.
  • Online Career Portfolio summarizes assessment results with their preferred majors and careers and personal comments/rankings, goals and achievements
Web site: Focus2: Career & Education Planning
Access Code: career
When using FOCUS 2 for the first time, you will complete the self-registration form, creating your own User Name, Password and Security Questions.

Kuder Journey
Kuder Journey is a one-of-a-kind solution to help college students and adults plan for the right career! Based on your specific needs, Journey provides reliable tools to assess your interests, suggest education and career options, prepare you for the job search, and connect you to today's jobs.
Click on "New users register here!"
You will be asked at the end of the form for the Activation Code.
Activation Code: J4223635PWG 

TypeFocus provides online assessments and career development resources so people can gain insights into themselves and use that knowledge to develop rewarding relationships, choose satisfying careers, become more effective leaders and live healthier and happier lives.
Website: TypeFocus
Click on "REGISTER NOW" for new users
Complete the form and use your own email and password.
Access Code:  795D7H72

Vocational Biographies Online
With this program you can career shadow up to 1,001 persons from across America. Click on one of the search buttons at the top of the page. You will get a list of titles. Click on one of the titles and the career story will appear for you to read or print.

Website: Vocational Biographies Website
User or School Name: cccpc
Password: career

Contact Information

Location: Student Center Bldg. 19, 2nd Floor
Parking Lot 1
Fall and Spring Semester Office Hours:
Mon & Thurs: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Tues & Wed: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
(Closed on Fridays during the Summer)
Phone: 714-484-7120
Fax: 714-826-4070
Admissions Office