Step 2 – Career Planning – Explore Different Occupations

Step 2 – Explore Different Occupations

Use the results of your self-assessment process to start exploring specific occupations, jobs, or job-clusters.

Check out our Career Videos. We have videos to help you learn about careers and jobs from MPB’s Job Hunter and Hinds Community College.

Here are resources and things to consider:

Mississippi Department of Employment Security (MDES) – MDES provides information and services to help job seekers and labor market information.

CareerOneStop – CareerOneStop offers extensive information about jobs in Mississippi, including:

  • Fastest-growing occupations (overall in MS and for various levels of education)
  • Occupations with the most openings (overall in MS and for various levels of education)
  • Occupations with the largest employment (overall in MS and for various levels of education)
  • Occupations with declining employment (overall in MS and for various levels of education)
  • Highest-paying occupations (overall in MS and for various levels of education)

What Can I Do With this Major? – If you think you are interested in a particular degree, check out this website to learn about possible jobs/careers you could get with that degree.