Career Exploration

Want to learn more about careers, but don't know where to start?

The future depends on what you do today. You may have given some thought to your future career. You may have wondered what the job is like? What does a typical day involve? How much will it pay? Where will I work? What kind of training is needed? Having all the answers right now is not necessary, but it is important to explore your options.

So many career options, so much information, and so many training options can seem overwhelming. Where should you start? Begin by speaking with your parents, teachers, counselors, and others to get their first-hand knowledge about different work environments. You should also consider your own interests, abilities, and values when exploring career options.

Another excellent way to explore a variety of careers is through the career video series. Explore a great number of careers on your computer, laptop, or cell phone. These videos feature professionals from a number of industries, providing information about their career. You can learn more about careers such as:




Videos are not currently available for all occupations, but you can still explore career descriptions, required education, earnings, and future outlook for these occupations. Additional videos are in production and will be added as they are completed.




Interested in a career not included in the lists above?