WEBSITES FOR CAREER INFORMATION ABOUT
MATH AND SCIENCE-RELATED OCCUPATIONS

 

Occupational Outlook Handbook

http://www.bls.gov/oco/

On the side bar, go to “Professional and Related”, then to “Life Scientists”, Physical Scientists”, “Health Diagnosing and Treating Occupations” or “Health Technologists and Technicians”

 

Exploring Occupations

http://www.umanitoba.ca/student/counseling/careers.html

A Canadian site with lots of links

 

O*NET Online

http://online.onetcenter.org/

Go to “Find Occupations”, then to Job Family – “Healthcare Practitioner and Technical” or “Life, Physical and Social Science”. Includes work tasks, skills needed, salary information, and much more.

 

Princeton Review Online

http://www.princetonreview.com/college/

Go to “Research Career and Internship Opportunities”

An introduction to specific occupations, including career advancement and associated majors

 

Career Zone

http://www.nycareerzone.org/graphic/index.jsp

A career exploration and planning system designed by NY Dept. of Labor

Click on “Health Services, Human and Public Services” or “Natural and Agricultural Sciences” and then look for related positions

 

RIT College of Science

 

RIT Cooperative Education and Career Services

http://www.rit.edu/~964www/

Go to “Students”, then to “Get Salary and Program Info”

 

RIT Counseling Center – Career Resources

http://www.rit.edu/~361www/additionalresources.php#career

 

College Board

http://www.collegeboard.com/csearch/majors_careers/profiles/

 

University of Delaware – Computer Science, Information Systems

http://www.udel.edu/CSC/cis.html

 

UC Berkeley Career Fields

http://www.uhs.berkeley.edu/students/careerlibrary/links/occup.cfm

 

Northern Illinois University’s Web-Links for Majors

http://www.niu.edu/careerservices/weblinks/index.html

Check out the many links at this site

 

What Can I Do With A Major In…from UNC

http://www.uncwil.edu/stuaff/career/Majors/

Check out Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science, Marine Biology, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics

 

Furman University’s Biology Careers Page

http://facweb.furman.edu/~jsnyder/careers/careerlist.html

Over 200 links to web sites that describe careers accessible after training in biology

 

Careers in Mathematics from Purdue

http://www.math.purdue.edu/jobs/careers/

What can you do with a math degree?

 

Careers in Science and Engineering: A Student Planning Guide to Grad School and Beyond

http://books.nap.edu/html/careers/

If you’re thinking about grad school in the sciences, this is a whole book on-line about the process.


 

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