These websites are about the occupations in information technology. Many of the careers are computer-related. Read about the various careers and the skills and education required for each career. There are links to eThemes on career exploration and career interest assessments.
O*Net: Information Technology
This site allows students, parents, and educators to create education plans designed to
include the necessary knowledge, competencies, and training for success in careers in
Career Cluster: Information Technology
This 2 page PDF includes information about the career cluster for information technology
including: career specialty examples, pathway descriptions, and postsecondary options.
Information Technology Career Cluster
Explore the Information Technology career cluster, find out what this cluster entails, learn
about the career pathways available in Information Technology, and find a link to print and
Career Clusters: Information Technology
Learn more about the career cluster: information technology; including: specific careers in
this cluster, career and technical student organizations, education after high school, and
Computers Home Page
Click on any of the career names to find out more about those careers.
Careers: Information Technology
Learn about several careers in information technology. Click on the symbols next to the career links to view short videos about some of the careers.
Learn about occupations that deal heavily with computers on this website.
US Department of Labor: Network and Computer Systems Administrators
This United States Department of Labor website goes into detail about several computer related careers. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to find links to in-depth information about related careers.
This site includes information on the computer programming career path, a day in the life of a computer programmer, required education, and the outlook for employment. NOTE: This site includes banner and other types of ads.
Network and Computer Systems Administrators Salary and Career Outlook
Read about the networking and systems administrator careers, find out the required training, and the employment outlook for the occupation. NOTE: This site includes banner and other types of ads.
Read this short essay to figure out if you might like to be a webmaster and design websites. NOTE: This site includes banner ads, other ads, and sponsored links. NOTE: This site includes a message board.
eThemes Resource: Career: Exploration
These sites contain information about careers. Students can explore different positions in fields such as medicine, military, architecture, and television. Learn about different jobs, the required skills, training, potential pay, and working conditions. Includes information about making a career plan. An eMINTS WebQuest on careers is linked. There are links to eThemes resources on job hunting and interest assesments.
eThemes Resource: Careers: Inventory and Interest Assessments
These sites contain online inventory and interest assessments. These assessments can help to create students' profiles, identify skills, abilities, specific interests, and help to find a right career. There are eThemes resources on career exploration and job hunting.