the choice of a job or profession. A realistic process of this type frequently starts during the teenage years, with an analysis of strengths, personal interests, and hinderances in association with a chosen vocational framework. A mature vocational choice necessitates adequate self-understanding to suit personal interests and resources to the needs of and circumstances of a particular job or career.

VOCATIONAL CHOICE: "Walter's experiences in high school music courses and participation in the marching band led him to choose Music as his vocational choice. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "VOCATIONAL CHOICE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/vocational-choice/ (accessed September 25, 2021).