Career Searches

FCPS Family Connection/Career Connections

Family Connection supports academic and career planning for middle and high school students. Only parents with middle or high school students will see student names in the Family Connection module.
Family Connection-Getting Started


The O*NET program is the nation's primary source of occupational information. Central to the project is the O*NET database, containing information on hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific descriptors.

Virginia Education Wizard

Let the Wizard help you choose a career, get the information you need to pursue your career, find the college that is right for you, pay for college, transfer from a community college to a university, and get answers to your questions about your future.
VA Wizard

Virginia Career View

This extensive database, developed by Virginia Tech, gives career information and employment opportunities throughout the state of Virginia. Database also includes college information.
VA Career View

VA CTE Resource Center

Search for occupations. Browse by Career Clusters or your favorite academic subjects. As you find promising occupations, add them to your backpack. When you've finished, you can share your list of occupations and related courses with counselors, teachers, parents, or friends.
CTE Resource Center

Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal Federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy. Check out the useful tool made specifically for students
Bureau of Labor Statistics-Career Exploration Tool