Student Support

Choices 360


Choices 360 is a career database where you can read current information about various careers including salary, outlook and education. To access Choices 360, complete the following instructions:​

Creating an Ac​​count

  1. Visit Choices 360
  2. Create an account with Activation Code: CA01218
  3. ​Choose Santa Monica College as your school
  4. Please make sure to record your Account Name and Password​
  5. Make sure to check the box if you agree to the privacy policy and terms of the site​

​​​Exploring the Site

  1. Go to Career Planning (in the menu bar)
  2. Then go to Explore Careers (in the menu bar)
  3. Type a Career Title in the “Search for” Box, select a category in the “Browse Career Clusters” and select a career from the list select a letter of the alphabet for a list of careers that begin with that letter
  4. Once you have selected a career that fits your interests you can read about money, outlook, related careers and education, etc.