Career Exploration Tools
Explore Career Paths
CareerOneStop - Job trends, credentials, and salary informaiton nationwide as well as by state.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Lifeworks: Health & Medical Science Careers
: Career Coach is a virtual tool offered in partnership with Montgomery College which provides the most current regional data on wages, employment, job postings, and associated education and training. Just enter a keyword for any career you want to explore and quickly learn about employment prospects and trends, job opportunities, income potential, and job skills needed.
Focus-2 Self Career Inventory & Self-Assessment
: Focus-2 is an online career and education planning system based on established career and counseling principles. It provides a complete picture of your interests, values, personality, skills, and leisure activities using self-assessment questionnaires, interest inventories, and personality testing. After assessing your personal attributes, the system searches its career and occupational information database to identify and analyze occupations and career paths that match your personal characteristics. All students and alumni from USG are eligible for free registration. To get FREE
access to Focus-2, students may go to the USG Focus-2 portal
and register for an account using the following access code: usg
Work Values Assessment– Determine what values you would want most in a job and employer
Work Values Inventory – Determine what values will satisfy you the most in a job
Jung Typology Test – Find out your 4-letter personality type based on Carl Jung’s and Isabel Briggs Myers’ typological approach to personality
Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)
– This 8 minute evaluation is confidential and free. The results will include a description of of which one of the 16 Myers-Briggs Type Indicator personality categories you likely belong to.
NACE Salary Calculator - Hosted by the National Association of Colleges & Employers (NACE)
Salary Data by Occupation - Hosted by the U.S. Depatment of Labor Career OneStop
Starting Salary Projections: Class of 2020 - Provided by the National Association of Colleges & Employers (NACE)
Cost of Living by City - Hosted by CNN