Career Exploration Resources on the Web

The Career Center provides these links as a service to Northern students and alumni. These external links will open in a new browser window when you select a link.

Montana Career Information System (MCIS)
Comprehensive Internet-based system that delivers accurate and useful information to assist users in making career plans and learning how to achieve their educational and career goals. MCIS provides unbiased information on more than 500 occupations, 120 programs of study, and current Montana wage, employment and outlook data. In addition, users can access pertinent data on all accredited Montana schools, and 3,500 other schools.

America’s Career InfoNet
Helps individuals explore career opportunities to make informed employment and education choices. The Web site features user-friendly occupation and industry information, salary data, career videos, education resources, self-assessment tools, career exploration assistance, and other resources that support talent development.

Career Intelligence
A by women, for women career resource with a philosophy of Stretch, Grow, Achieve.

JobWeb offers career and job-search advice for new college graduates
Career advancement tools and resources.

U.S. News & World Report
Profiles of careers including listings of the top 30 careers, overrated careers, Ahead-of-the-curve careers, and Best-kept-secret careers.

Wall Street Journal Career Journal
Executive jobs, career advice.