Career Planning

Here are some of the numerous online resources to investigate and plan post high school career options.


Naviance is a personalized online college and career resource. District 833 pays for our students to use this web resource.


Minnesota Websites

Minnesota Career Information System

Use MCIS to access occupational information, college information, and individual career planning information. District 833 pays for our students and families to use this website.

NOTE: Obtain username/password from WHS Counseling & Career Center

Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development

The Department of Employment & Economic Development publishes tips and information for job seekers.

Website: >Job Seekers

Minnesota Workforce Center

Information on Minnesota salaries, occupations, the labor market, job opportunities, and much more.


Federal Websites

Occupational Outlook Handbook

The U.S. Department of Labor publishes this guide to over 300 popular careers.


O*NET Online

The U.S. Department of Labor sponsors O*NET Online. Learn which skills, work values, knowledge, abilities, work context, tasks, interests, and work activities are needed for a variety of occupations.


Information for career planning, including your education, including financing.


U.S. Military

Find numerous full and part-time opportunities military career and job options.

Full-Time Military Duty

U.S. Army (
U.S. Marine Corps (
U.S. Navy (
U.S. Air Force (
U.S. Coast Guard (

Part-Time Military Duty

U.S. Army Reserve
U.S. Marine Corps Reserve
U.S. Naval Reserve
U S. Air Force Reserve
U.S. Coast Guard Reserve
Army National Guard (
Air National Guard (

Diversity Websites

Diversity/Careers in Engineering & Information Technology

Online magazine promoting diversity for engineering & information technology careers. Includes tips, interviews, and a calendar of events.


Career Planning Websites

  • ISEEK Website: (explore careers, plan your education, find a job, grow a business)
  • Mapping Your Future Website: (career planning, selecting and paying for school)

Job Search Websites

  • America's Job Center Network Website: (job postings updated daily)
  • Website: (job listings & career advice)
  • The Riley Guide Website: (self-employment, employment opportunities, and job resources)
  • Salary Website: (careers, salary ranges, career management information)
  • What Color is Your Parachute? Website: (popular job-seeker website)