Find It. Learn it. Do it.
Naviance is Gateway's comprehensive college and career site that helps our students align their strengths and interests to choosing a career pathway and post-secondary education to support it. All students at Gateway have accounts and
The New Jersey Career Assistance Navigator (NJCAN) is an Internet-based delivery system for accurate, comprehensive, current, and relevant occupational, post-secondary school and financial aid information. NJCAN contains the latest national, New Jersey and local labor market data and projections. All students at Gateway have accounts and passwords.
NJCAN also includes information on:
Take a Career Road Trip
Check out this really cool website called Roadtrip Nation. Discover articles bursting with helpful advice—like your own personal counselor. Explore innovative resources designed to help you connect your interests to careers. Watch young people as they travel the country, interviewing inspiring leaders from all walks of life. Start your career road trip today!
Find the Best Colleges For Your Major
Want to find out what colleges successful
people attended in the major you are
interested in? Tap into Linkedin's vast business social network to find the answer. Did you know, for example, that Villanova is the number one school for accountants working in the field? Join YOUNIVERSITY to find out about the colleges that best match your interests. You have to be 14 or older to join.
Don't Have A Passion? Do What's Valuable.
What is 80,000 hours? It's how many hours the average person works in a lifetime. It's also a cool website. You won't find advice to "follow your passion" at this website. Rather its career advice is to "do something valuable". Go to 80000hours.org to find out more.
Gateway To Careers Wheel of Fortune
This is what we call the Gateway To Careers Wheel of Fortune. We hope by following it, we can help you find your career fortune someday. With the help of your guidance department at the hub, the spokes are the career areas in New Jersey's Talent Network we want to expose all students to from grades 8-11. Then in 12th grade, you can take advantage of the programs on the outside of the wheel - programs that will give you the learning and experience to get your journey off to a good start.
Your Career Tour Guides
What Are The Fastest Growing Jobs?
FORBES looked at Bureau of Labor Statistics data that predicted which jobs would have the highest growth between 2014 – 2024, and included the median pay for those roles in 2014. http://www3.forbes.com/business/the-20-fastest-growing-jobs-in-america/?utm_campaign=The-20-Fastest-GrowingJobInAmericambl&utm_source=Facebook&utm_medium=referral
NJ.Com: Highest Paying Jobs in NJ That Don't Require a College Degree
Patricia Moran, an assistant commissioner at the NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development, said the perception that a bachelor's degree is essential for success is evolving toward an emphasis on skills development. "They don't have to get the bachelor's degree and incur all that student debt to land in a good paying job," said Moran.
Here is a look at some of N.J.'s best jobs for those without a four-year college degree: (Click link below to find out......)
http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2017/09/the_20_highest-paying_jobs_that_dont_require_a_fou.html - incart_2box_nj-homepage-featured