College and Career Sites


Big Future

Big Future by the College Board provides students a path to college opportunities, including financial support and scholarships.  Big Future has several tools that allow students to explore careers, career options, and college majors.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Profiles cover hundreds of occupations and describe What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, and more. Each profile also includes Bureau of Labor Statistics employment projections for the 2010–20 decade.

Virginia Career View

Virginia Career VIEW (Vital Information for Education and Work) is recognized as the Commonwealth’s Career Information Delivery System for all students in Virginia.  Their mission is to inform, encourage, and support the education and career development of the people of Virginia. is dedicated to providing the most accurate and up-to-date information found anywhere about colleges, careers and majors.

Vocational Information Center

The Vocational Information Center website is an education directory that provides links to online resources for career exploration, technical education, work opportunities, trade and technical schools and related vocational learning resources.



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