Looking for a great career database that has up to date information on a variety of careers and provides multiple different features to help you customize your search? Then check out O*NET Online! The O*NET Program describes themselves as “the nation’s primary source of occupational information. Central to the project is the O*NET database, containing hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific descriptors on almost 1,000 occupations covering the entire U.S. economy. The database, which is available to the public at no cost, is continually updated from input by a broad range of workers in each occupation.”
Use O*NET to Explore Careers:
Review the images below to see the multiple ways you can filter the career database:
Use O*NET to Gain Information:
Once you click on a career title, you will have the option to review 3 sets of reports: summary, details, and custom. This particular feature is great for painting a fuller picture of what this career entails, which can help a lot with making various career decisions!
Want to learn more about how to utilize O*NET? Schedule an appointment with any of career consultants at the Fleishman Center for Career and Professional Development through hireBING.