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Career Information

A Career and College Ready Platform for All Students
Reality CheckReality Check from the North Carolina Department of Commerce is a fun, new online tool designed to estimate the income necessary to support your desired lifestyle. State where you’d like to live in North Carolina and how you spend your money. From there, you’ll be directed to jobs that meet your financial needs.
Link to help you plan, apply and pay for college.
Link to a self-exploration and planning program that helps people of all ages achieve their potential in school, career and life.
Empowers individuals to discover, plan and pursue their dreams with a unique video-based career planning platform. The interactive tools help students and job seekers develop career paths based on choice, not a chance.
NC Star Jobs
What are star jobs? 
North Carolina's 5-star Jobs represent occupations with the greatest projected employment potential through 2022. Occupations were rated from 1-5 stars based on wages, projected growth rates, and projected job openings. For a complete list of Star Jobs, additional information about each career, and explanation of the rating process, visit 

Occupational Outlook Handbooks