• Careers
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    Career Cruising


    Career Cruising is an Internet-based tool to explore careers, post-secondary options, financial aid/scholarships and employment.  All 6th through 12th grade students in Kalamazoo County have access to this tool. To obtain your student’s account information, please contact your school counseling office. Website
    Vocational Information Center
    Vocational Information Center  
    The Vocational Information Center website is an education directory that provides links to online resources for career exploration, technical education, work opportunities, trade and technical schools and related vocational learning resources. Website
    Occupational Outlook Handbook Occupational Outlook Handbook
    This web site is sponsored by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics and is the electronic version of The Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH).  The OOH is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. The Handbook is revised every two years and includes hundreds of occupations. For each occupation it lists the training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, and working conditions. The web site also includes tools to help you compare salaries in different parts of the country, provides employment projections, and printable career guide. Website
    Dream it. Do it. Dream It. Do It.
    This site is sponsored by The Manufacturing Institute. On this site parents and students can check out the types of jobs that are rights for a student’s skills, attitudes, and desires. Sections are designed specifically for students are parents to explore the many opportunities in the field of high-tech manufacturing. Website
    Education Planner The Education Planner
    Sponsored by American Education Services, a provider of student financial aid services. This web site is a career assessment tool for helping students find a career that suits them. The site contains a college prep timeline, and tips on selecting, applying, and paying for college. Website