College / Career


    College Information
    ACT Test Prep

    Provides test-taking tips, ACT registration information, and information related to college and career planning.

    America's Best Colleges

    This resource provides rankings of colleges and universities, in addition to college planning information and profiles of more than 300 colleges.

    The College Board Provides test-taking tips, SAT registration information, and information related to college and career planning.
    College Results Online Interactive web tools that lets you find college information by criteria you select.
    Peterson's According to the Web site, this source “Provides free college and graduate school searches based on criteria you choose. Other services, such as test preparation, are fee-based.”
    Career Guidance

    Occupational Outlook Handbook

    Profiles hundreds of occupations and describes What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, and more. Also includes employment projections for the 2010–20 decade.

    Career Zone Groups careers into six clusters, so you can explore careers relating to your strengths and interests.
    Careers - US News & World Report Information on the best jobs of the year, careers that are driving America's workforce, and much more.
    Chegg Career Match Great tool for career exploration. Use Career Search to personalize your search of 15,000 career profiles, narrow down the information you need, and discover opportunities for your future.
    Missouri Connections Provides a variety of tools to help you determine a career path.  Also gives detailed information on many jobs, including work environment, education, skills, and salary.
    Occupation Profiles at Offers in-depth occupation profiles for thousands of careers.  Browseable by career field.  Also links to job openings including descriptions of job, qualifications, etc.
    Career One Stop Includes information about different careers, including the training and education required for different careers.
    O-Net Online Search for occupations by keyword, or browse by category: Career Cluster, Industry, Bright Outlook, Green Economy Sector, and more.