OHS High School and Beyond. “ Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it.” . The journey continues…. What, then, can I become? Career options based on “Who Am I?”…. How do I become that? Education/Training needed for your career(s) of interest. Who Am I?
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“Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it.”
What, then, can I become?
Career options based on “Who Am I?”….
How do I become that?
Education/Training needed for your career(s) of interest.
Who Am I?
Skills, Interests, Values, Learning Style & Lifestyle Preference
Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly fulfilled is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.
~ Steve Jobs
The Seattle-Tacoma area is 5th in the US for STEM jobs!
There are currently about 25,000 open STEM jobs in Washington.
2-year college degree or less:
4-year college degree or more:
Avg. entry salary = $53,000!
~ the Hidden Stem Economy, Brookings Institute, 2013 report
Want information on in demand careers?
From 2012 Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce Report Help Wanted
Got PIN #?
Go to www.fafsa.ed.gov to request your PIN # ASAP!!!
FAFSA Workshop Jan. 9 @ 6pm OHS
Go to www.TheWashBoard.org to create your profile ASAP!!!
Are you checking the OHS website or senior notes for scholarships?
Try the College Board’s Scholarship Notebook for ideas on where to find $….
Education and Career Training in exchange for service….
Bailey Kilmer OHS Class of ‘11
Serve while you learn!
Take the ASVAB on Feb. 20th to find out what careers fit you!
for tuition, housing & spending is possible….
Which colleges have a program for the branch I want?
Jan 6th – chat with former students
in ROTC right now!
Earn While You Learn
High School & BeyondPlan
Login = ohs- last name first initial middle initial
Password = your student/login number
(add a 0 at the beginning if only 6 #’s)
Other websites to out:
The outlook for all careers in Washington State:
search “careers in demand Washington”, click on link
to “fortress.com” website, then Employment Resources
Washington’s Community College System:
How to become an Apprentice & available programs:
Gap Year programs:
16 websites about Washington’s 4-year colleges:
How to decide which branch of the military is right for you: