Career Exploration

Career exploration helps you make informed decisions about your future, align your work with your personal values and goals, and adapt to a changing job market. Minnesota State has the resources you need to help you succeed. 

Continuing Education
Maybe you already have a degree or career, but want to learn a new skill or work toward your next promotion?

Through our colleges and universities at Minnesota State, you can take affordable, short-term, non-credit courses or workshops.

College and University Career Centers
Each Minnesota State college and university has a career center, where you can find career counselors, job postings, and more.

Find Career Planning Information

Retiring CAREERwise, LMIwise, and MyMnCareers

We're saying goodbye to CAREERwise, LMIwise, and MyMnCareers. While these sites have been valuable resources in the past, they're now due for retirement as they no longer offer the most accurate and current career and labor market information. Reach out to us at with questions about the website changes. We'll do our best to assist you. Your feedback is important to us as we navigate this transition.


Career Clusters, Fields, and Pathways

 Labor Market Data





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