Career Resources  

Careers Learn about careers based on what interests you
Research earnings, education needed, job prospects, what workers do on the job and working conditions.
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) Careers
Find assessment, career exploration and reality check.
Link to several career web sites.
Find a direction, college, job or experience based on your interests.
/ California Career Guides
Explore careers and prepare for college Research in-depth information on the career pathways.
Explore career paths and California Community college options.
Manufacturing Careers Career One Stop – Pathways to Career Success

STEM Careers

Engineer Your Life, a guide to engineering careers for high school girls  Society of Women Engineers Career Exploration
National Academy of Engineering  
Girls, Math & Science Partnership is a program of Carnegie Science Center
I Seek Careers
Source for women in computing and 

 College Learn about higher education options in California
Develop your plan to go to college.
Explore college majors based on your interests and find out how to overcome obstacles. Find out what careers you can pursue with different college majors

Career Movies Careers in Science & Technology

The Futures Channel — What is an Industrial Designer? Meet Hilgard Muller, the Industrial Design Manager at Giro responsible for designing an entire line of sport-performance sunglasses. How everyday things are made
Students interview people about their careers to find out “What do I want to do with my life?”

 Professional Association Career Links

Many professional associations have sections on their web sites devoted to introducing students to career possibilities with information, games, movies and other resources. American Society of Mechanical Engineers American Welding Society – Take up the Torch Career Information
Association for Women in Computing ( Association of Women Industrial designers

Association for Women in Mathematics (   Industrial Design Careers  - The Precision Metal Forming Association Educational Foundation Society of Manufacturing Engineers
Women in Packaging
Institute for Women In Trades, Technology & Science (
Women in Technology International
Women in Science

Other Resources

Green Careers – EDD California’s Green Economy 

Careers at NASA – Learn about the many careers related to space travel at this NASA site for students.
CNC Machinist Careers CNC Concepts Answers to student questions about CNC Careers East Bay Career guide to CNC Operator Careers
Haas Technical Education Center
Solidworks student page Nontraditional Careers for Women – Information and links to women’s professional associations and other resources for young women considering nontraditional careers.