Career Planning

Determine your interests, skills, and work values and use them to find career options that are right for you.

Search for careers using things like salaries and career clusters or look for specific careers.

Create resumes and thank-you letters, polish your interview skills and get help finding jobs in your area.

Apprenticeship Programs in Iowa
An apprenticeship is a training program where you earn wages while you learn a skilled profession in a specific field, such as construction, health care, or culinary arts. Apprenticeship programs combine classroom studies with on-the-job training supervised by a trade professional.

Iowa Employment and Disability
Employment is a key component in building assets for Iowans with disabilities. Finding new, inventive ways to include people with disabilities in the workforce benefits both employers and Iowans.

Iowa Jobs for America's Graduates (I-JAG)
I-JAG is a comprehensive school-to-career program.

Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation
Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation works for and with individuals with disabilities to help them achieve their employment, independence, and economic goals.

Job Corps
Job Corps is a free education and training program that helps young people learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job. For eligible youth at least 16 years of age, Job Corps provides the all-around skills needed to succeed in a career and in life.

Volunteer Iowa
Find opportunities for community service and volunteerism in Iowa.

Youth Build
YouthBuild is a youth and community development program that simultaneously addresses core issues facing low-income communities: housing, education, employment, crime prevention, and leadership development.

Youth for Iowa
Youth for Iowa is a website for students and youth about jobs and careers in Iowa.

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