Careers and College

Careers

Iseek.org
Minnesota's gateway to career, education, employment and business i
nformation

http://www.iseek.org/sv/index.jsp

eCampus Tours
Seeingis believing. A revolutionary college planning web site featuring 360 x360 tours of hundreds of college campuses. Just find a school, sit backand enjoy the trip. It's a virtually
awesome experience.

http://www.ecampustours.com/default.aspx


Employment Spot
Finda job, post a job, find by location or vocation, includes special helptools.  Resume writing, internships, volunteer positions, and tons more.

http://www.employmentspot.com/


Occupational Outlook Handbook
The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source ofcareer information, designed to provide valuable assistance toindividuals making decisions about their future work lives.  Revisedevery two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job,working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, andexpected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.

http://www.bls.gov/oco/home.htm


FAFSA on the Web
Applying for financial aid has never been easier.

FastWeb
customized college search with nearly 4,00 detailed college profiles.

ACT
Register, practice, preview your scores, this site even has a place to submit applications to colleges online.

MINNESOTA HIGHER EDUCATION SERVICES OFFICE
Learnhow to prepare for college, Campus Trivia Game, Apply for interstateReciprocity, learn about state and federal financial aid programs andmore.

http://www.mheso.state.mn.us/


Positively Minnesota
Departmentof Employment and Economic Development Contains links to Minnesota'sJob Bank, Career and Resume Information, Labor Market Information andmuch more. This site
has been redesigned by the State of Minnesota.

Welcome to America's Career InfoNet!
Smartcareer decisions start here! Find wages and employment trends,occupational requirements, state by state labor market conditions,millions of employer contacts nationwide, and the most extensive careerresource library online.

JOBSTAR CENTRAL
Thesesites are packed with information about planning your career. What kindof training or education is required? What can you earn? What kind ofenvironment will you work in? What's hot? What's not?

Career Assessments Personality traits

Personality Types
Use your test results to find careers that will match your personality type.

Minnesota Careers
A product of Iseek.org.  includes parent resources, job outlook etc.

Grad Schools Online
The comprehensive online source of Graduate School information

Schools in the USA
This site provides you with everything you need to know to find
the career and college that are best for you.

Peterson's College Guide
Online help finding and applying to a college of your choice.

CollegeView.com
Is completely redesigned and free.  Information on the latest and greatest colleges, careers and majors.

U.S. NEWS
Best colleges, annual rankings

COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY Homepage
Search by major, area of the country, or alpha

Council for Christian Colleges
TheCouncil for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU) is aninternational higher education association of intentionally Christiancolleges and universities

THE FUN WORKS
Thissite was created by the Education Development Center, to link students'interests and hobbies to future careers.  The site includes a careerquiz, information and resources on different types of jobs, careerrelated games and a section for educators.

Career Information Website by the Federal Government
Careercompass takes just a minute to pick your 1st, 2nd, and 3rd choice thenoffers six interest areas tailored to your choices. Also numerous otheritems to explore.

MATH ONLINE
ACT and SAT test prep

CAREERS AND EDUCATION.COM
Wascreated with one fundamental purpose: to provide quality resources thatwill help you achieve your personal goals. Our focus is on helping youbridge the gap between the career you want and the education that willget you there.

First in the family
Believein your right to college, this site includes facts about collegeaccess, motivational quotes and books, tips, grade by grade planningchecklists and so much more.

TEST TAKING STRESS RELIEVER
Study habits, how to take tests and more.

Occupational Outlook Quarterly
Published quarterly.

Business Plans and Profiles Index
Examples of plans and websites to help start up that new business.

CareerOneStop
An integrated suite of sites that help businesses, job seekers, students, and workforce professionals find career resources.

O*NET OnLine
Servesas a source of occupational information, providing comprehensiveinformation on key attributes and characteristics of workers andoccupations.

Vocational Information Center
Explorevocational/technical careers, the skills employers really want, find atrade school, and take a look at the current job market.

Career Explorer
Where teens can view career descriptions, choose a career, find a school, and get answeres to career education questions.

FREE ONLINE test prep for the SAT's

Efolio
Welcometo eFolio Minnesota, a multimedia electronic portfolio designed to helpyou create a living showcase of your education, career and personalachievements. All Minnesota residents,
including students enrolledin Minnesota schools, educators and others can use eFolio minnesota toreach their career and education goals.

Career survey  
Very short gives different careers that might interest you.

Academic Skills Videos
Reading Skills and more

 


Other Resources
Don't forget that the guidance office is a great place to visit.  They have
lots of information about colleges from around the area and the country.

 

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