Student Career Planning
Student Career Planning
Student Career Planning

Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH)

From the US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistic

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The career information featured on the Occupational Outlook website features hundreds of occupations and descriptions of:

  • Job descriptions
  • Work environments
  • Training and education needs
  • Potential earnings
  • Expected job prospects


HOW to use the Occupational Outlook web site:

1.  Log onto the OOH website

2. To find out about a specific occupation or topic, use the Search box by entering your search term in the box.

3. To find out about many occupations, browse through listings using the Occupation Groups links that are on the left side of each page.

4. For a listing of all occupations in alphabetical order, go to the A-Z Index and select a letter.


Available in Spanish 

Career information for 100 occupations from the Occupational Outlook Handbook is also available in Spanish through this website.