Career Planning

Career Exploration

Do you need a little help figuring out what career best fits your talents and interests? Below are several useful career exploration tools.

My Next Move (career search tool)

Learn How to Become (career exploration)


NC Works

Road Trip Nation (career exploration videos)

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Reality Check

Learn About Yourself

CTE Career Clusters

Career Clusters are groupings of occupations/career specialties. Each cluster contains several smaller groups called career pathways that connect to educational programs, industries, and careers.

Career Cluster Classes available at HHS

Career Search by Cluster

Internship Opportunities

The CTE program offers internship opportunities for credit during a student's senior year. If a senior year internship doesn't work with your schedule, there are also single day job shadowing opportunities throughout the school year. Jennifer Taylor is the Career Development Coordinator for Hendersonville High School. A student may contact Ms. Taylor directly ( or request that Ms. McKenzie or Mr. Kealy ask her to come speak with you.