One of the biggest challenges for many students is determining what career fields might be of interest for their future. Attached is a career information packet that students can use to begin the process of exploring potential job areas that may appeal to them. Students are encouraged to spend time now in thoughtful consideration of which careers could be a good match for student interests and abilities.
Below you will find a list of websites related to career search and exploration.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is the principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics. The BLS is an independent national statistical agency that collects, processes, analyzes, and disseminates essential statistical data to the American public, the U.S. Congress, other Federal agencies, State and local governments, business, and labor. The Bureau of Labor Statistics website includes links to the online version of the Occupational Outlook Handbook
Tryengineering.org is a resource for students, their parents, and teachers. This is a portal about engineering and engineering careers. Students will find descriptions of the lifestyles and experiences of engineers, and on the different disciplines within engineering. Students can also use this portal to browse questions answered by engineering students in universities and practicing engineers.
ExploreHealthCareers.org is a free, multi-disciplinary, interactive health careers website that gives students (and educators) a reliable, comprehensive source of accurate, up-to-date information about the health professions.
Find college majors that might match for you.
Learn about options of what types of jobs you could have with particular majors.
The website shares stories about professionals in their natural habitat. They feature career videos with professionals in all types of fields including healthcare, technology and even major league baseball.