Career Planning Resources

Career Planning Resources

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Perhaps the most comprehensive list of careers. Provides detailed information on just about any career that you can imagine.


"Your gateway to workforce and career information"

Parkland's Career News

Find interesting articles on the latest job trends. Find practical tips on how to research careers.

Today's Military

Looking to learn more about military options? Visit this site to gain comprehensive information about all of the military branches.

Comprehensive list of military links

This page has links to all branches of the military including the academies and ROTC. If you are interested in the military, it is all here.

Career Information Systems

A fantastic tool that helps you find detailed information on careers and corresponding colleges that can train you in that career field. Includes Illinois state and local career information. A must see. As a heads up, you must register (free) or input location information to get started.

Illinois Labor Market Information

Find detailed information about state and local careers. Information such as job market projections and salary can be found here.