School Career Center: Additional Career Exploration
This section links you to a wide variety of career
Developing a Career Plan and Career Goals
What do you want to be? With all career possibilities
available, how do you make a decision? Once you know
what career path you want to follow, how do you get
Making Career Decisions
Some of our member institutions have great career exploration
sites. The following links provide insight for students
who are not sure about their future career decisions.
Discover Careers That Fit
Welcome to the Indiana Career and Postsecondary Advancement
Center (ICPAC) Web site for career, education and financial
Education and Earning Potential
These sites can help you better understand the correlation
between education level and earning potential.
Math and Science Careers
There are thousands of math and science-related careers.
To learn about careers, simply click on this link and
go to the section entitled By Job Family or All Occupations.
To help categorize jobs, they are typically placed in
"families". Go to the career family that interests
you. For example, if interested in becoming an engineer,
you would click the Architecture and Engineering section.
In this section, you would find a list of all possible
careers in this area as well as detailed descriptions
about the career.
What Can I Do With This Career?
A convenient Web site that helps you connect majors
with careers. For each major that interests you, choose
"Information" to find an outline of common
career areas, typical employers, and strategies designed
to maximize career opportunities. Choose "Links"
to find a list of Web sites that provide information
about listed majors and related careers.
Figuring Out Career Choices
The Career Key is a free service to help you with career
choices, career changes, and career planning, job search,
and choosing a college major or training program
There are thousands of careers! Do
you want to learn about education needed for these careers?
Salary Information for an Intended Career
Are you curious about the salary of an intended career?
This site provides you with a general understanding
of salaries in your geographic region.
BLS Career Information
BLS Career Information is a place where kids can find
information on job opportunities related to the arts,
math, science, physical education and outdoors, reading,
and social studies. The site also offers resources links
to the Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook
Handbook. (Department of Labor)