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Did you know that there is an office on-campus that will help you explore different majors, learn about various careers, create resumes, and provide you with access to a jobs database? Visit the Career & Employment Center today!
There are many excellent resources available for career exploration and research on-campus and on the web. Use this guide to help you find the career that is right for you.
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Books on Careers
Are you looking for information about various careers or what kinds of jobs you can get with a specific major? Stop by any of our campus libraries to explore the career collections for books that can answer your questions. In addition to searching for books, you can also find articles about jobs and careers in our article databases.
Below are just a few of the books the library has to offer.
Online Career Research
In addition to the resources available through the Library and Career & Employment Center, check out these excellent web resources!
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Find information on educational requirements, salaries, future job outlook and a typical day for hundreds of careers.
Learn about various industries and occupations.
Look at various careers and see which ones will be growing in the future.
Browse Careers by Industry
Learn more about various career fields by looking at industries that seem interesting. This leads to a snapshot of various jobs and careers and tells you the prospects for the future.
Career One Stop
Collection of links to state job databases and job search guidance.
Jobs related to the Green economy.
Job Hunters Bible
Tips for conducting career research on the web and links to job search sites.
O*Net Interest Profiler
A quick way to learn more about your interests and how they match up with careers and jobs that in areas that enjoy.
Seach typical salaries for a career by zip code.
Federal government jobs for college students and recent graduates.
Careers, employers and job listings for students specifically for college students.
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