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Career Exploration

Need help choosing a career?

Check out the links below to search occupations, find jobs that fit your personality,

learn how much you can earn, get the latest trends in the job market, and more!


  • California Career Center : California Department of Education's career planning website with tools to help you map your future for college, apprenticeship, the military or other options.
  • California Career Resource Network :State of California resource for students interested in developing career skills in today's world of work.
  • California Career Zone : Provided by the California Department of Education. Explore jobs you might enjoy, and find out how much occupations will pay.
  • California Colleges: The official source for college and career planning in California.
  • Career GPS : One central location to find current, detailed information about which jobs are in high demand in the Sacramento Region, how much they pay, what type of education or training is recommended, and where you can go to get it. All the information you need in one place!
  • Flipgigs: Easy way to search for jobs and internships in the local area.
  • Life After College : A tool that can inspire and help students explore careers and colleges. This website provides in-depth information about the career paths of college graduates by job, location and university.
  • My Road Career has personality assessment to get a detailed report on your personality type. Explore a list of suggested careers and majors that fit your personality and strengths.
  • Reality Check: What does it cost to maintain your lifestyle? Find out how much you'll need to earn in the future, and choose an occupation.
  • Salary Surfer : California Community College Chancellor's Office tool that provides information about the potential wages of graduates from a California community college.
  • WHO DO U WANT 2B : Lists career pathways and salary ranges. Watch videos of students making a living at jobs they enjoy.