Career Planning Information
A sightseer’s guide to engineering careers.
Extensive information on careers, colleges and financial aid including links to Texas colleges and universities. Can search for colleges by Major.
Occupational Outlook Handbook: source of career information including job duties, employment outlook and salaries.
What do I do with a Major in? Excellent resources organized by college majors for job titles and professional links.
Texas Common Application to apply to any public two or four-year college or university in Texas.
A complete resource of health and medical careers in Texas including full descriptions, salary and educational levels required, and listings of schools in Texas offering degrees.
Texas career information website provides statistics and analyses on the dynamics of the Texas labor market as well as a wide array of career and occupational information through software programs and printed publications.
College Entrance Exams
National ACT: information and registration.
SAT and CLEP tests: information, test taking tips, and registration.
Free Practice tests and test preparation tips for ACT, NET, and more.
Free practice questions for ACT, CLEP, GED and others.
Online test preparation for SAT, ACT and GRE.
Offers free study guides for ACT and others.
Learning Express Library through Fort Bend County Library (must use your FBCL card
to access). Free tutorials for ACT as well as many helpful learning resources:
Free Online Career Assessment
Personality preference indicator
Explore Career frields and college options to get you there
Personal style quiz
Career interest assessment
http://www.texasrealitycheck.com Use Texas Reality Check to help you match careers and earning potential
http://www.360financialliteracy.org/Life-Stages/College-Students A free program to help understand financial planning through all stages of life
https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/pay-for-college Options for money to help pay for college
Job Search Resources
Click on "Job search Videos" for various short videos highlighting job search skills that will help you find a job.
The online Job Hunters Bible contains many tips and resources for the career changer and job seeker.
For further information or individual assistance with career or academic questions, contact your campus counselor or academic advisor.