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Explore Your Future with Alamo Colleges!

We offer what you need to achieve success. Come explore with us and find out why so many students have decided to call the Alamo Colleges the pathway to their future.

Not sure where to start? Our Career Assessment Tool can help.

 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
(210) 486-4513
Mon - Thur: 7:30am - 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 4:000pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:30pm

Our passion is: finding your passion. Our career exploration and assessments can pinpoint ideal career paths for you to explore! The assessments act as a tool to recommend which major is the best fit for you. If you are still unsure of your career path or want more information, all you need to do is make an appointment with our career advisors for one-on-one guidance in exploring and choosing a major and/or career.


We offer a variety of assessments to identify your interests, values, experiences and abilities. These are similar to multiple-choice exams, but are not timed and do not have right or wrong answers. Reviewing and understanding the outcomes will help lead to exploring and choosing different majors and careers.


Career Coach

Tells you how the education Alamo Colleges provide will lead to careers that interest you. This user-friendly web-based tool markets careers and programs by providing valuable information on how wages, trends, and careers connect to education and training locally (within a 50 mile radius of San Antonio).



A self-paced career and educational planning program accessible on the web. Below is the Access Code that you will need to create your profile.

FOCUS 2: Career & Educational Planning Solutions




An interactive tool to help you learn about yourself with assessments, career/goal planning, transfer planning, financial aid/literacy and job readiness.

  1. Go to CHOICES360  Web page
  2. Click on "Create an Account"
  3. Use Access Key: TX01126
  4. Step 1: Answer Who are you? (Choices360 is for middle school to adult and parents and educators can have an account too!)

    Step 2: Type Northwest Vista College for Postsecondary Schools

    Step 3: Provide your information and set up your account name and password

  5. Start at Career Planning and Learn About Yourself


Virtual Career and Placement Center

Career Bliss


We Have Moved! 

 We are now located in the Advising Center..

 CCC-108 (Cypress Campus Center)

Fall Hours of Operation

Monday - Wednesday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Thursday: 8:00am - 7:00pm

Friday 1:00pm - 5:00pm

First Saturday of the Month 9:00am - 1:00pm