Exploring Potential Careers
Career Exploration Web Sites
What can I do with this major?:
This site helps you link your major with potential careers.
America's Career InfoNet:
Allows users to explore careers, salary and benefit information, education and training, as well as career development resources.
Careers in Computer Science and Information Technology:
This site offers excellent information about the education and certifcations preferred for Computer Science and Information Technology majors.
Offers job descriptions in a wide range of industries. The site gives information about each career path and what to expect in the field.
Occupational Outlook Handbook:
Maintained by the U.S. Department of Labor, this site allows you to explore different professions and learn about the training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, and working conditions.
Sloan Career Cornerstone Center:
The Sloan Career Cornerstone Center is an excellent resource for those exploring career paths in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, computing, healthcare, and medicine.
Careers In Psychology:
Careers In Psychology is an great resource for those exploring career paths related to Psychology. Topics include searching for an internship, to what should I do now?
Teaching Certification is resource for those exploring career paths related to education. Learn about programs, types of certifications, and requirements.
Educating To Better The Lives of Others
HumanServicesEdu was created to educate individuals who are in the pursuit to help others in need. In a world that changes so rapidly there will always be a demand for qualified individuals that work with public, nonprofit, or private sector organizations who cater to better the lives of men, women, children and family structures across our country
We offer career descriptions, expert interviews, and licensing and degree path information for anyone that is interested in pursuing Nursing as a career.
We are a comprehensive destination on the Web that serves prospective CNA students, from school-matching services to our popular CNA career blog.
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Additional exploration sites:
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Labor Outlook and Salary Information
When choosing a field, it is important to know what the labor outlook is and how much compensation you can expect to receive. The following links provide information that can help you explore the labor outlook and salaries of professions that are of interest to you.
Bureau of Labor Statistics