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Links to Useful Web Sites

 

 

CAREER AND SELF-ASSESSMENT

 

www.humanmetrics.com                    Site contains personality inventory used to identify your Myers-Briggs Type.

 

http://online.onetcenter.org/skills        Specify your skill and find occupations to match.

 

www.onetcenter.org/IP.html              Identify your interests and match to an occupation.

 

www.jobhuntersbible.com                  On-line companion to the book “What color is your parachute?”

 

www.careercluster.org/plans.htm       Site shows the 16 career clusters and plans of study for high school, college, and vocational/technical schools.

 

www.careeronestop.org                    Site sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration. Career resources-site geared to career changers.  Contains job search and job openings information.

 

 

 

DATABASES

 

www.bls.gov/oco/                               Full content of the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH), with info on occupations

 

http://online.onetcenter.org                 Occupational salary information.

 

www.acient.org                                  Site is sponsored by the US employment and Training administration to provide information on occupations, resume help etc.

 

www.todaysmilitary.com                   Military career guide online source of info about careers in the U.S, Armed Services Occupational descriptions are provided.

 

www.mohealthcareers.com                 Occupational info about health careers.

 

 

 

JOB SEARCH AND JOB OPENINGS

 

www.careerbuilder.com                      Site lists jobs in virtually all fields from employers around the world.

 

www.greathires.org                            Missouri work force sites.

 

www.monster.com                              Job search help, career help, resume help.

 

www.opm.gov                                    Career and employment information with the US office.

 

 

 

EDCUATION AND TRAINING

 

www.accreditedonlinecolleges.org/   Database with information on accredited colleges.

 

www.aacc.nche.edu                            Site to find community college nearest to you.

 

www.collegesource.org                      Features college catalogs in original page format for selected schools.

 

www.mymajors.com                           Assist students in deciding on a major and college.

 

www.nces.ed.gov                               National Center for Educational Statistics.

 

www.overview.com/colleges              Data base of online colleges, business and trade schools.

 

http://www.petersons.com/                 Guide to colleges, funding opportunities, college catalogs and electronic applications.

 

www.Princetonreview.com                College information, financial aid information, scholarships.

 

 

 

FINANCIAL AID RESOURCES

 

www.collgeboard.com                        Search for colleges/scholarships.

 

www.fafsa.ed.gov                              Online application for financial aid.

 

www.fastweb.com                              Scholarships.

 

http://www.finaid.org/                          Guide to financial aid.

 

www.scholarships.com                       Scholarship information.

 

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