| Published: September 01, 2018
Factors Affecting the Career Decision Making of Secondary School Students
This paper presents the findings of a study conducted to explore the factors affecting the career decision making of secondary school students in Gandhinagar, India. The factors taken into consideration are: Personal, Social, Educational, work culture and family. The research was carried out on the random sample of 120 students of class 10thstudying in a government school. The Career Conflict Scale (CCS-KAR) by Dr. Aneet Kumar and Career Decision Scale [Third Revision (1976)] by Samuel H. Osipow, Clarke G. Carney, Jane Winer, Barbara Yanico and Maryanne Koschier. The data was analysed with the help of Pearson’s Product Moment Method of Correlation. The results revealed no significant one factor that affected the career decision making of the secondary students but a combination of them.
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2018 Dani, P & Desai, H
Received: July 12, 2018; Revision Received: August 15, 2018; Accepted: September 01, 2018
Published in Volume 06, Issue 3, July-September, 2018