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Websites to Explore Career Development & Planning Resources
ACT, Inc. Explore Your Career Options: Explore careers with the World-of-Work Map (not mobile-optimized) to see how occupations relate to each other. Or log in to ACT Profile to personalize your own World of Work Map with questions about your interests, abilities, and values.
Career Key Our website gives you expert help with career choices — career changes, career planning, job skills, and choosing a college major or educational program.
indeed path Indeed Path is a tool to help job seekers visualize career paths. Simply enter your current job, the job you want, or both to see the paths other people took to get there.
Quintessential Careers Quintessential Careers is your one-stop source for the latest career tools, job search tips, and expert advice. No matter where you are in your career, we can help empower you to find the success you deserve.
 
Websites to Explore Majors
WSU Undergraduate Majors & Minors * WSU offers many majors, minors, and emphasis options your degree will reflect your interests and strengths.
   
 
Websites to Explore Careers
   
Careers in Agriculture, Food, and Biotechnology The leading online job board for Agriculture, Food, and Biotechnology careers.
American Fire Hire A service to assist candidates with getting hired in the fire service.
Careers in Music Love music!!! Check out this website full of career development and planning advice and resources for all music enthusiasts.
 LearnHowToBecome.org This website provides detailed insight into 45 of today’s most popular career fields. Each featured career has its own customized “how-to” guide to inform you of the skills ae needed to succeed in that career-field.
Sloan Career Cornerstone Center The Sloan Career Cornerstone Center is an ever-expanding resource for anyone interested in exploring career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, computing, and healthcare.

 

Websites to Explore U.S. Industries & Occupation Trends
Career One Stop * Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.  Your source for career exploration training and jobs by U.S. States

O*Net *

(app available)

A tool for career exploration and job analysis! O*NET On-line has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!
Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) * The OOH can help you find career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations.
 
Websites to Explore Global Careers & Resources
Going Global Packed with country-specific career information, this research tool provides expert advice and insider tips for finding employment opportunities at home and abroad.

 

Websites to Explore Career Opportunities
CampusPoint CampusPoint has been around since 2002 serving the entry-level staffing needs of the Pacific Northwest from its Portland, Oregon and Seattle, Washington offices.

CareerBuilder

(app available)

Millions of job seekers visit our job sites around the world every month. We have made it our business to help job seekers and employers around the world connect anytime, anywhere.
Chegg Students can access and match themselves to over 70k internships from some of the top companies in the world… and it’s completely free!
College Grad.com Browse jobs by level, title, industry, location, employer. Get expert advice on all stages of the Job Search process.
Handshake * The official job and internship listing site for WSU. http://wsu.joinhandshake.com

Glassdoor.com

(app available)

An online career community where past and current employees submit company reviews, salaries, and interview information.
HigherEdJobs HigherEdJobs is the leading source for jobs and career information in academia. Each month our site is visited by more than one million higher education professionals who rely not only on our comprehensive list of jobs, but also on our news and career advice.
Idealist.org Need help finding a job? Want tips on how to be a successful nonprofit leader?Find opportunities in the non-profit sector.
Indeed.com As the world’s #1 job site, with over 200 million unique visitors every month from over 60 different countries, Indeed has become the catalyst for putting the world to work. Indeed is intensely passionate about delivering the right fit for every hire.
Internships.com “The World’s Largest Internship Marketplace”
monster COLLEGE  Job network for college students and recent grads.
Pro Fellowships * Search more than 700 undergraduate and graduate professional and academic fellowship programs.
Student Employment – WSU * For WSU students seeking on and off campus employment, non-students seeking temporary on-campus employment and employers looking to fill their work-study and non-work study jobs.
Traveling Nurse This site has free resources on how to become a travel nurse, the benefits, salary, how to find a job and numerous other FAQ’s.
USA JOBS * Explore career opportunities in the Federal Government. The Federal Government offers valuable job experience, training opportunities, excellent benefits, and opportunity for advancement.

 

Graduate/Professional School Information

ETS *

(study apps available)

Whether you are considering graduate school or business school, or still deciding what to do, you only need to take the one test accepted by thousands of graduate and business schools worldwide (PDF), the GRE® General Test.
GradSchools.com #1 graduate school directory on the planet. Who ever you are, what ever your needs, we’ll help you find the right school.
Kaptest.com Kaplan test prep offers preparation services for multiple entrance examinations and field specific licensing.

Law School Admission Council (LSAC)

(study apps available)

Founded in 1947, the Council is best known for administering the Law School Admission Test (LSAT), with about 100,000 tests administered annually at testing centers worldwide. (app available)
Mba.com If you’re serious about business school, take the GMAT exam.
Petersons All the information and tools you need to find, get in, and pay for school.
Princeton Review Explore thousands of school profiles, see what it takes to get in and read what current students say about their campus experience.
U.S. News * Get rankings and data on more than 1,800 schools, and search for your perfect fit. Explore more than 1,900 graduate programs: Business, Law, Medical, Engineering, Education, Nursing and more »

 

Websites to Explore Additional Career Planning & Management Resources
 VisualCV To land a job you will love, you need a great resume. VisualCV has helped over 700,000 people create resumes that help them stand out in the crowd. Our downloadable resume templates are professionally written and free for you to use as inspiration.

LinkedIn

(app available)

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network on the Internet (by comparison, Twitter has more than 500 million registered users, and Facebook has surpassed one billion). Create or enhance your Linkedin profile today!

Job Search Tool

https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/

  • LinkedIn Job Search Engine: Leverage the world’s largest professional network to connect with opportunity. Use LinkedIn Jobs to harness the power of your network and get hired. LinkedIn Jobs surfaces insights such as whom you know at a company, providing you an edge in your job search.

Salary Search Tool

https://www.linkedin.com/salary/

  • LinkedIn Salary: Discover your earning potential with LinkedIn Salary. Explore salaries by job title and location. See how years of experience, industry, location and more can impact your salary.

NEW LinkedIn ProFinder

https://www.linkedin.com/profinder/pros

LinkedIn ProFinder: A marketplace that helps to connect entrepreneurs and freelancers with real business projects.

NACE Salary Calculator and Compensation Data Center * The most accurate compensation data available for college students and alumni.
Purdue Online Writing Lab Find information about writing personal statements for academic and other positions.
 Salary.com  Great data and software products that get you the compensation answers you need quickly including other resources such as a job and information.
Wix.com We make it easy for everyone to create a beautiful, professional web presence.
 

 

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