Career Voyages has lots of information to help you learn about different types of careers and the knowledge and skills needed to enter these careers as well as information about education and training opportunities to help you for a chosen career. A good resource to help with students still in high school is our Career Clusters section.
Career Voyages exists to help you find out which occupations are in-demand. To learn more about how these industries and occupations were selected, click here. This web site identifies those high demand occupations-many of which do not require years and years of schooling. In fact, there are lots of alternatives to a 4-year degree, including 2-year degrees, apprenticeships, vocational certificates, and work experience.
What Should I Do First?
- Dive right into one of the industries. Start learning about the kinds of jobs that are in demand:
- Under other stuff, also on the upper left-hand side of your screen, you can sample the Career Videos, featuring real people doing real work.
- Also under other stuff, you can find out what careers are growing in your state and what education and training level these careers require.
- You can also try our quick and easy Career Compass or the more detailed ACRN Career Decision-Making Tool to see which careers might fit your client's interests.
What Other Assistance is Available in My Area?
People must often make career decisions upon leaving school or make career transitions as personal and economic circumstances change, sometimes with little time to prepare. Your local One-Stop Career Center has resources that can help you help your client make the right career decisions.