Research Occupations by Titles
The following websites provide detailed job descriptions including salary information, education requirements, job duties and links to additional resources.
- Virginia Career View
Comprehensive career planning Web site funded by the Virginia Department of Education where you can search occupations by Holland Codes and Career Clusters. Find out your Holland Code, or top Career Clusters on the Career Exploration page.
- Know How Virginia
Virginia-based Web site for researching occupations and links to regional career related activities.
- O'NET: Occupational Information Network
Searchable government database of occupational titles.
- Occupational Outlook Handbook
Searchable database funded by the Department of Labor that projects future employment opportunities for various occupations.
- America's Career InfoNet
Government database that can be used to research occupations and identify projected future openings.
Identify Occupations by Majors
The following links only match occupational titles to related college majors. To further research an occupation, use the links listed above.
- Career Exploration Center
Texas-based database that links college majors to specific occupations.
- Career Clusters
Research occupations by the 16 career clusters identified by the Department of Education.
- Major Match Sheets
Search for occupations by college majors, also provides links to related Web sites.