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What's New? What's Popular?

Learn about the latest updates on CAREERwise. Discover popular career information tools Minnesota State offers.

What's New?

July 2021

  • The July CAREERwise newsletter is now available.  Job seekers will find tips for filling out online job applications.  Career counselors and advisers will learn where to find archived content from GPS LifePlan now that the website has been retired.
  •  A Career Smart Goal worksheet (adapted from GPS LifePlan) is now available on Set Career Goals.  Worksheets are available for print or as fillable PDFs.  Fillable PDFs require Adobe Acrobat to work.

June 2021

Updated: Set career goals using MyMnCareers workbooks. Workbooks are now available as fillable PDFs for English Language Learners and High School / GED students.

May 2021

  • The May CAREERwise newsletter is available online.  Learn about Energy Career Pathways from Minnesota State Energy Center of Excellence.  And find tools and resources to help plan your education.

April 2021

  • New: Students and job seekers can use the Career Planning Workbook to find activities to help them succeed in their job search. Activity worksheets can be printed or are available as fillable PDFs.
  • The Career Exploration section on Minnesota State now includes links to Interactive Career Planning tools.
  • The April CAREERwise newsletter is available online.  Find interactive career planning tools.  Career changers will find resources to help them achieve their goals.  

March 2021

Job seekers can learn about short-term training options on MinnState.edu/SkillUp.

What's Popular?

  • Take an Assessment
    Help your students find careers that match their interests, skills, and work values with these free assessments.
  • Career Clusters
    Career clusters can help your students organize their career search.
  • Career Videos
    Find career videos organized by career cluster. Each video is about 1 – 2 minutes in length.
  • Reality Check Tool
    This interactive tool helps students and job seekers understand the salary they will need to support their desired lifestyle and which careers and education choices match their lifestyle goals.
  • Campus and Program Search
    Explore over 4,000 programs offered at Minnesota State.