Maricopa Emergency Management System Alert

COVID-19 Update: The EMCC campus is open for classes, appointments, and walk-in services. Masks are required for everyone inside ALL buildings at EMCC.  All student support services are still available online. Students are encouraged to contact their instructors for additional information.


Career Exploration

Explore your career, learn the possibilities, confirm your path!

Sign up for a job shadow, internship, or career interview with a professional in your field of interest.

Career Interview (virtual by telephone or videoconference)

  • Interview a professional for 30-60 minutes
  • Get information and guidance from someone currently in the field
  • Receive a better understanding of a career to confirm you are on the right path or if you should explore other options
  • Start your professional network and reputation

Job Shadow

  • Shadow a professional at their workplace for up to 4 hours
  • Get information and guidance from someone currently in the field
  • Experience your chosen field by seeing it “in action”
  • Confirm your career path or decide you need more exploration
  • Further develop your professional network and reputation


  • Gain professional skills and self-confidence
  • Test out a career field 
  • Build your resume and other job readiness skills
  • Gather insight into a particular industry or organizational culture
  • Establish connections and build a network of contacts
  • Get a jumpstart on your career!
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