Occupational Outlook Handbook
From the Bureau of Labor Statistics, lists the training and education needs, earnings, job prospects, working conditions and typical duties for hundreds of different types of jobs.
The Virginia Education Wizard
Online tool created by Virginia's Community Colleges for career and higher education planning. The Wizard can help you choose a career, get the information you need to pursue your career, enroll in one of Virginia’s community colleges, pay for college, transfer to a four-year college or university, and more.
Career Assessment Tools
Live Career: Free Career Testing
Learn what career options suit you by taking an online test to receive a report that provides you with personalized profiles and interpretations of your interests and work personality based on your responses.
Fill out a brief questionnaire and receive a free “Job Diagnosis” via email. The diagnosis includes industry matching, industry outlook, job position matching, job position outlook, and access to a free job search with thousands of available positions.
The Keirsey Temperment Sorter
Determine your personality type by answering 70 questions using the well-known personality instrument, The Keirsey Temperament Sorter®-II (KTS®-II). Once you’ve determined your personality type, you can find lots of information on which careers will be most satisfying to you.