Important links that can assist you in the career planning process:
Perhaps the most comprehensive list of careers. Provides detailed
information on just about any career that you can imagine.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
"Your gateway to workforce and career information"
Find interesting articles on the latest job trends. Find
practicle tips on how to research careers.
Parkland's Career News
Looking to learn more about military options? Visit this site to
gain comprehensive information about all of the military branches.
This page has links to all branches of the military including the
academies and ROTC. If you are interested in the military, it is
Comprehensive list of military links
A fantastic tool that helps you find detailed information on
careers and corresponding colleges that can train you in that
career field. Includes Illinois state and local career
information. A must see. As a heads up, you must register (free)
or input location information to get started.
Career Information Systems
Find detailed information about state and local careers.
Information such as job market projections and salary can be
Illinois Labor Market Information
The Map of College Majors can help you explore college majors
and begin to focus on majors that fit you well. The map helps you
see similarities and differences between majors, based on
student preferences for activities involving data, ideas, people,
Choosing a Major