Overview of the Future U.S. Job Market
Analyze the potential future demand for the fields you would like to pursue. The American Career InfoNet web site allows you to examine such things as the fastest growing occupations, those with most job openings, and those that are the highest paying.
If you are interested sorting through the data base that was used in #1, this section of the Bureau of Labor Statistics web site has it ALL!
The data in these web sites is very detailed and will provide the means for you to review many options.
If you were unable to afford a four-year college program, you might consider starting with a two-year junior college or specialize training . You could seek employment that would provide experience and employer- paid educational opportunities. This may lead to supporting your long-term goals.
If you require assistance see your Counselor or the Career Resource Center.