Career exploration begins with three basic elements: Who am I? Where am I going? How do I get there? The links and resources below will help you to begin thinking about your career potential beyond John B. Connally High School.

    Occupation Trends in Texas

    Career Exploration:

    Road Trip Nation

    Road Trip Nation creates content, products, and experiences to help individuals pursue fulfilling careers.

    My Plan

    MyPlan.com helps students and professionals plan more fulfilling lives by making well-informed decisions about their education and careers.

    Job Corps


    Texas Career Check

    Texas Career Check is brought to you by The Labor Market & Career Information (LMCI) Department of the Texas Workforce Commission.

    Dream It Do It

    Dream It. Do It. works to change the perception of the industry and inspire next-generation workers to pursue manufacturing careers.

    Jobs Y'all

    Jobs Y’all is where you can explore good-paying and meaningful careers in growing industries.

    Trade Up Texas

    Connect with Workforce Solutions Capital Area to learn about careers, salary ranges, training and education requirements and opportunities. With the right skills and education, your opportunities are limitless.

    The Balance Careers

    The Balance Careers makes navigating your career easy. 

    Personality Assessment:

    16 Personalities 

    16 Personalities is an assessment that helps you understand yourself and your tendencies inorder to help you determine potential career preferences.


    Gladeo.org serves as a valuable resource that allows them to inspire and educate their students to a vast array of careers from our ever growing library of career content. 

    Interest Assessment:

    My Next Move

    The O*NET Interest Profiler can help you find out what your interests are and how they relate to the world of work. You can find out what you like to do.

    Jobs and Internships

    Summer 2019 Internships & Enrichment Programs


    Mike Works Scholarship

    The Work Ethic Scholarship Program doesn’t focus on test scores, grades, or grammar.  It’s about the people who share our values and understand the importance of work ethic, personal responsibility, delayed gratification, and a positive attitude.