Features a Career Center, as well as Career & Job Accelerator tools. Students register for a free personal account that they can use to track their individual progress and get scoring on practice tests.
O*NET (Occupational Information Network) online contains hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific descriptors on almost 1,000 occupations covering the entire U.S. economy. O*NET defines the key features of an occupation as a standardized, measurable set of variables called "descriptors". O*NET Online is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. Look under "O*Nets Sites" for additional resources offered, including a Spanish language version and a site tailored for veterans.
Published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the OOH (Occupational Outlook Handbook) can help you find career information on the overall duties, education and training related to a job, as well as the salary and the projected job growth outlook for hundreds of occupations. More information section for each job leads out to additional information, including any related O*NET information. Site includes link to a Spanish language version.
Published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. Revised every two years, the handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations. Search by keyword for a specific career, or browse the A-Z Index or "cluster" categories.