Choose Your Career

Knowing what you want to do is only part of the equation

Do you like computers or to be outdoors, work with seniors or perhaps kids? It’s time to really dig into career choices…

  • Watch a Video on Your Career Choice! MyPlan.com offers videos on hundreds of jobs and career paths. You can literally see what a job you are considering looks and sounds like.
  • California Occupational Guides Find just about everything you might want to know about any job or career on your list - including opportunities, wages, licensing, education and training requirements.
  • California Career Zone Explore your options after high school by checking out which career, training or education choices you have. You must register, but it’s really simple—and well worth your time.
  • O*Net Online An online personality profiler and career database maintained by the Department of Labor that gives you detailed information about the careers you are considering, including projected salaries, required education, and more.

  • Narrowed Down Your Career Choices?
    This tool from California’s Community Colleges network allows you to see what type of training or education is needed for a career choice, which community colleges near you offer that certificate or degree and how your earnings may grow over time.
  • Skills Matcher
    Ready to jumpstart, change, or advance on your career path? Tell us about your skills and we'll show you career options that might be a good fit.