Career Exploration Resources
Discover Your Interests
California Career Zone: Discover your interests, utilizes financial literacy tools, explores careers & college.
BigFuture: College Board tool used to identify college majors that match your interests.
Green 360 Career Catalyst: Digital tools, information, and resources to make informed career decisions and create pathways toward green careers.
Career Research and Occupational Outlook
California Occupational Information: Detailed information on California wages, job outlook, education, and licensing requirements for approximately 300 occupations.
US Dept of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook: Information on occupations, projected growth rates, education, training, and pay.
O*Net Online: Tool for career exploration and analysis.
Career Information and Training Programs
Apprenticeship Programs: “Learn-while-you-earn” and become skilled in a trade or occupation.
Bay Area Manufacturing Careers: Learn about manufacturing careers and programs & certificates offered at the Community Colleges.
California Board of Registered Nursing: Steps to become a registered nurse.
ExploreHealthCareers: Explore and pursue a career in the health industry.
TeachCalifornia: Information and resources to assist in pursuing a career in teaching.
Career Training Programs: Career training programs offered at the Community Colleges, training institutes, and companies.
Stay in the Bay with $100k: SMUHSD Career Fair and Panel Discussion (Nov. 6, 2019)