Miscellaneous College / University Information

Career/Personality Exploration

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Revised every two years, the handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.
 
University of Missouri Career Center 
This Career Interests Game is designed to help you match your interests and skills with similar careers. It can help you begin thinking about how your personality will fit in with specific work environments and careers. 
 
The Keirsey Sorter II
This is the same test used in career development programs at Fortune 500 companies and in counseling centers and career placement centers at major universities.
 

Illinois Articulation Initiative

iTransfer
This web site provides valuable information regarding transferring of credit among Illinois colleges/universities. Cooperative site among 107 two-year and four-year, public and private institutions.
 

Professions and their National Websites

PROFESSION WEBSITE
Accountants American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Actors Screen Actors Guild (SAG-AFTRA)
Advertising American Association of Advertising Agencies
Architects The American Institute of Architects
Broadcast National Association of Broadcasters
Chiropractor American Chiropractic Association
Dentists American Dental Association
Designers/Interior Industrial Designers Society of  America
Dieticians/Nutritionists Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Engineering National Society of Professional Engineers
Lawyers American Bar Association
Musicians, Artists, Actors and Dancers National Office of Arts
Occupational Therapists American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.
Optometrists American Optometric Association
Pharmacists American Pharmacists Association
Physical Therapist American Physical Therapy Association
Physicians American Medical Association
Podiatrists American Podiatric Medical Association
Registered Nurses American Nurses Association
Respirator Therapists American Association for Respiratory Care
Speech Pathologists/Audiologists American Speech-Language-Hearing Assoc.
Teachers National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teachers - Special Ed National Association of Special Education Teachers
Veterinarians American Veterinary Medical Association
Writers/Editors Society for Technical Communication