The Career Development Quarterly

Cover image for Vol. 64 Issue 1

Editor: Paul J. Hartung

Impact Factor: 0.533

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 60/76 (Psychology Applied)

Online ISSN: 2161-0045


The Career Development Quarterly (CDQ) is the official journal of the National Career Development Association (NCDA), a division of the American Counseling Association.

Aims and Scope

Fostering career development through the design and use of career interventions, The Career Development Quarterly contains articles on career counseling and development, work, leisure, career education, and coaching and management.

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