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Occupational Outlook Handbook

The OOH is updated yearly and has an abundace of information about 100's of occupations including:

  • Required training/education
  • Average earnings
  • Expected job prospects
  • On-the-job experiences and working conditions

View a printed copy in the CRC or search the OOH online.

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O*NET OnLine

The O*NET is another type of occupational research guide. You can research jobs by career cluster or by job prospect. You can also search by comparing your education and skills to those required by careers.

View a printed copy of the O*NET in the CRC or visit the O*NET online.

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Tools for Career Research


Job Search Assistance

Need assistance searching for a job?  Come to the CRC!  Our staff members will sit down with you and show you the best websites and resources for job searching.  Stop by today in 202 Horace Mann!  No appointment necessary!

Not sure what career suits you?  Contact Kim Hull at khull@pittstate.edu or call 620-235-4143 to set up a Career Counseling appointment!  You can also visit our Career Counseling page for further information on assessments.

A Sampling of Reference Material Available

  • Resume, CV, and Cover Letter books
  • Interview Prep resources: many books and media resources
  • Job Hunting guides
  • Vacancy listings for a variety of locations and career paths
  • Employer directories: resource for contacts by city or profession
  • A Career Choices library featuring a collection of books titled Great Jobs in <insert your major here>
  • International Job Search resources
  • Self-Help books: such as Major in Success, Emotional Intelligence, Career By Design and more!
  • Testing resources for certification or entrance to Graduate programs: DSST EXAM, GED,GMAT, GRE, MCAT, NCLEX-PN, PCAT, PRAXIS II EXAM, VCAT
  • Peterson's Guides to College Money and Scholarships, Grants & Prizes and others

 

Looking for salary information? Visit these helpful websites!

Glassdoor

Glassdoor.com provides great information about company salaries, reviews and interview questions for thousands of companies.

Click here to use the NACE Salary Calculator!