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Career Web Resources

Transferable Job Skills
The concept of transferable skills is a vital job-search technique that all job-seekers should master. Simply put, they are skills you have acquired during any activity in your life - jobs, classes, projects, parenting, hobbies, sports, virtually anything - that are transferable and applicable to what you want to do in your next job. Beware the popups.

Salary Information
This website has a wide range of salary listings for most, if not all career fields you can think of.

Career Tests at HotJobs
Yahoo!Hotjobs has free skills tests here. However you must register in order to use them.

Peace Corps
The Peace Corps is "an agency of the federal government devoted to world peace and friendship. more than 170,000 Peace Corps Volunteers have been invited by 136 host countries to work on issues ranging from AIDS education, information technology, and environmental preservation" (more).

Teach for America
"Since 1990, more than 12,000 exceptional individuals have joined Teach For America, committing two years to teach in low-income rural and urban communities. Following this experience, many have become committed leaders in the effort to expand opportunities for all children" (more).

"AmeriCorps is a network of national service programs that engage more than 50,000 Americans each year in intensive service to meet critical needs in education, public safety, health, and the environment. AmeriCorps members serve through more than 2,100 nonprofits, public agencies, and faith-based organizations" (more).

Study Abroad
The Office of International Education at Ohio State can help you explore all the study abroad programs that are available to you as an OSU student.