Internet Resources

Office of the Registrar

For information on academic courses available at WPI visit the Registrar’s Office website.

Student Development and Counseling Center

Sometimes, selecting a major or poor academic performance are tied to other issues going on in your life. If appropriate, we can refer you to the Student Development and Counseling Center so you can receive the supportive assistance you need.

Academic Resources Center

The Academic Resource Center provides academic support services that are designed to enrich and enhance the learning experiences of WPI students.

America's Career InfoNet

This site navigation tool for America's Career Kit was created to help you: Identify your needs; Learn how elements of America's Career Kit may help you meet your needs; and link to appropriate features of America's Career InfoNet, and America's Learning exchange.

BrainTrack

BrainTrack is a higher education and career resource with worldwide reach.  A series of career profiles give details on job responsibilities, required education and certifications, common personality characteristics, and more.

Career Journal.com

Career & Job News, Work, Employment & Salary Trends

Career Profiles

CareerProfiles.info can help students make better, more informed career choices by providing you with highly relevant, reliable and up-to-date career information and job search resources.

Collegegrad.com

Career web site for entry level job search for college students and recent grads. Provides information on career profiles and potential occupations, resumes, networking, jobs, employers, interviewing and much more

Educating Engineers 

Explore career specialities in engineering.

Environment Directory

Learn about career resources related to Environmental Industries and Careers

Electrical Engineering Resources

100 Top Resources for Electrical Engineers

Explore Health Careers

ExploreHealthCareers.org is a free, multi-disciplinary, interactive health careers website designed to explain the array of health professions and provide easy access to students seeking information about health careers. This website is a joint initiative involving national foundations, professional associations, health career advisors, educational institutions, and college students.

Green Careers Guide 

In the green economy that is quickly approaching there will be many job opportunities for people. We have found and split the opportunities into different categories. This will allow you to identify which field of the economy will work best with your qualities and skills.

Job Shadow

Job Shadow is an ongoing collection of informational interviews with people in various career paths. 

Massachusetts Department of Education

Get information on becoming an educator and the licensure process in Massachusetts.

We Use Math

This website describes the importance of mathematics and many rewarding career opportunities available to students who study mathematics.

Monstertrak Career Guide

Provides expert advice on different industries, career tools including resumes, letters and interviews, and how to land that perfect job offer.

My Next Move

My Next Move is an interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options. My Next Move has tasks, skills, salary information, and more for over 900 different careers. Users can find careers through keyword search; by browsing industries that employ different types of workers; or through the O*NET Interest Profiler, a tool that offers personalized career suggestions based on a person's interests and level of work experience.

Occupational Employment Statistics Map

OES Map is based on The Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Statistics data.

Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-2013 Edition

A classic reference of occupations from A to Z. Compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Includes descriptions of work, training, education, and more. New features include: Links on the OOH homepage to occupations with the highest pay, fastest employment growth, and those projected to create the most new jobs from 2010-20.

The Winter 2012-13 issue of the Occupational Outlook Quarterly is now available online at www.bls.gov/ooq. This issue includes:

 

·        Certificates

·        Careers in geothermal energy

·        Careers in helping home buyers and sellers

·        Profiles on a group fitness instructor and a professional Santa Claus

·        And best bets for job perks

 

O*NET OnLine

A full-access, online version of the occupational network database.

Open Education Database

Each career portal connects to events, social media groups, key job boards, internship and volunteer opportunities, professional publications, certification requirements and a lot more.

Sloan Career Cornerstone Center

The Sloan Career Cornerstone Center is a non-profit resource center for those exploring career paths in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

TheLadders Career Advice

Find career advice from TheLadders.

The Riley Guide

The Riley Guide is here to guide you through the many online sites and services that are useful for your job search.

Urban League Employment Network

Career advice from the the Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts.

Where Are The Jobs 

A graphic representation occcupation employment statistics.

 

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