Green careers can be any occupation that is affected by activities such as conserving energy, developing alternative energy, reducing pollution, or recycling.
Green occupations fall into three groups:
A career cluster is a group of jobs and industries that are related by skills or products.
Use the Explore Careers and College Majors System to discover the career pathway that matches your interests in conservation and green careers. The system uses interest areas (Holland Codes) and Career Clusters.
Career Clusters is a system that divides Green Careers into 16 Career Clusters®.
Some of the Career Clusters are -
The Green Careers, Career Clusters and Holland Codes Connection is a great introduction that gives you an overview :
Watch our video about green careers!
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Explore Green Careers and College Majors System is a personalized, online, interactive, self-guided career planning and college planning system that identifies your interests and matches the results to potential green careers.
The Dashboard is the control center of the Explore Green Careers and College Major System.
There are five sections in the Dashboard -
The Self Assessment section begins with the My Academic Strengths.
The results provide an overview of the following areas -
There are four assessments -
There are detailed instructions for each assessment.
The Explore the Possibilities is the Career Exploration, the College Major Exploration and the College Search sections of the Explore Careers and College Major System.
In the Career Exploration section,
To view the Green Careers,
After completing the interests, skills, personality types, and/or values tests, you can personalized occupations to your results and click on any occupation that interests you.
Then, you filter and personalize occupations by the following criteria -
After completing Career Exploration, you will -
Explore and Occupation
The Explore and Occupation section is designed to help you can access college majors or degree programs.
One method is to click on the Explore any Occupation link.
Click on any occupation that interests you. Then, click on Education Requirements.
Another college major tool is the Explore Any Major Area of Study That Interests You tool.
College Major Exploration
Click on the College Search tool to use excellent college search resources!.
College Search options include -
The purpose of the Take Action section is to create a personalized road map of your academic and career development activities. Take Action serves as an online portfolio.
The areas under the Take Action section are -
My Education covers -
My Professional Development entails topics such as -
Career and Education Planning Results are a summary of your personalized assessment results and saved preferences.
Recommended Tools & Websites include -
Cost for one (1) user for Explore Green Careers and College Major System & Online Tutorial Course
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Access to Online Tutorial Course!
Explore Green Careers and College Major System User Name, Password and Log In Instruction will be sent in an email.