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Career Coach

A new online search tool that finds careers that suit you!

Career Coach

Welcome to Career Coach. Congratulations, you have just accessed a valuable online search tool that will give you the opportunity to explore hundreds of potential careers or job possibilities in Maryland and the Washington D.C. metropolitan area.

Just enter a keyword of whatever career suits your interest and quickly learn about employment prospects in the field, job opportunities, income potential, job skills needed, and the education and training available at Montgomery College, Maryland. Get started today on your road to a new future and give it a try.

Career Coach is unique to our geographic area. The job listings and information provided are specific to Montgomery County and the surrounding localities. You won’t find it anywhere else in the region. We offer it as a service to our students, future students and members of our community. We invite you to come back often and tell your friends about Career Coach. Happy searching!


1. Access Career Coach by clicking the button below.

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There is a brief tutorial video provided that will guide you through making the most out of Career Coach.

2. Search by job title or educational program:

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If you are unsure where to start, you can take a quick 6 question career assessment test that will match your preferences to specific occupations, or you can click the "Careers" or "Education/Programs" tabs at the top of the page to browse all careers or programs available. For veterans, Career Coach provides a military occupation code mapping system that will match your military experience to civilian occupations.

3. Browse or search for careers:


Career Coach will show you the various career pathways associated with your interests and allow you to explore the variety of career options available for any pathway. You can also filter the results in a number of different ways (alphabetically, by wage, and by educational level required).


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 4. Choose a specific career:

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Career Coach displays an overview of each career that shows you the median salary for workers in our area and how many job postings for this career there have been in the last six months. As you scroll down the page, you will see all of the educational opportunities that Montgomery College offers that can train you for or put you on the path towards your chosen career - from short-term noncredit training through our Workforce Development and Continuing Education program and our credit certificates and associate degrees, all the way to our transfer options that lead to a bachelor's degree.

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Clicking "About" will give you more information about the selected career, including typical tasks, typical educational requirements, and the top skills associated with this career that employers are looking for. Clicking "Wages" will show you how much you can expect to be paid at the entry level all the way through to experienced.

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The "Employment" and "Live Job Postings" tabs give you more detailed information on how "in demand" this career is among local employers by showing the job posting trends, the top employers who have posted an opening for this job, and finally, allows you to view live job postings related to this career.

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5. Click on a related degree:

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Here you will find a description of the academic program, along with all of the related careers. Clicking “View School Website” will take you directly to the information for this particular program where you can view the course schedule, submit an application, or enroll in classes. 

6. Build Your Own Resume

Career Coach also gives you the ability to create your own account, allowing you to bookmark specific jobs, degrees, or Workforce Development courses. Users can also create their own resume in Career Coach using an easy, step-by-step process that takes the guess work out of summarizing task and skills and presents your resume in a professional manner:

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