Below are some excellent resource that will provide information on a many occupations.
Minnesota Career Information System
This website provides information regarding 500 occupations as well as which colleges host such majors. Note: A username and password must be obtained by the guidance office before using. Excellent resource!
This website provides information on exploring careers, paying for your education, and finding a job. There is good information about careers in Health Care, Energy, Green, IT, and Manufacturing. Good resource!
Occupational Outlook Handbook
This website provides information about the nature of work, working conditions, training and education, earnings and job outlook for hundreds of different occupations
This website provides career related resources such as job descriptions, resume examples, and interview questions.
My Next Move
My Next Move is an interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options.
Have you ever thought about doing a job shadow? It's an opportunity for you to explore a career interest with someone who knows the career field well. This winter and spring might be a good time for you to shadow someone in the career field you are interested in. If you are interested in a career where privacy is an issue, maybe you could set up an interview with someone. Please consider setting up a job shadow or come into the counseling office so Mrs. Langworthy can help you explore what careers are out there for you. You can also look into exploring healthcare occupations through the Mayo Clinic.