Exploring is a hands-on career shadowing program for teens ages 14 through 20 years old.

Some of Philadelphia's most visible businesses volunteer their efforts and knowledge and invite students to come to their offices behind the scenes and learn all of the details to pursuing an education and career in their particular specialty fields.

Exploring is open to all interested students in Philadelphia, Montgomery and Delaware Counties. To find out what careers you can Explore in your area click on the business links to the right and read about what career shadowing oppotunities they have to offer and when their afterschool program meets.


Students under 18 are required to bring a parent with them to the first meeting they attend, there is a $17 annual participation fee for all youth.