Military Career Exploration--U.S. Armed Forces
Maybe a career in the military is for you. Explore your options below.
TYPES OF MILITARY SERVICE. U.S. Armed Forces Overview
TODAY'S MILITARY. Learn about joining, training, working, and living in the armed forces. The Futures magazine (2017, 2018) and the Benefits by the Numbers infographic give a glimpse into the life of soldiers and the excellent benefits they receive as members of the military. Parents and educators may visit the Parents & Educators page to get information about how to support the young people in your lives and help them the make the best decision for their future. The Today's Military YouTube channel offers insight into life as a member of the service.
CAREERS IN THE MILITARY. This website is a tool to help you find the careers best suited to you and search careers by branch, rank, career cluster, interests, career path, and more.
Armed Forces Career Options:
ASVAB Career Exploration Program. ASVAB Career Exploration Program can give students an idea of their current interests, strengths and weaknesses, and help them learn about a wide range of careers regardless of their post-high school plans. The ASVAB will be administered at W-WCHS in the Spring. All students interested in taking the assessment need to sign up ASAP with Dr. Finnell.
ASVAB Test Prep. Resources
CareerOneStop Veteran and Military Transition Center:
If you are a veteran and need help transitioning to civilian life, visit CareerOneStop's Veteran and Military Transition Center. There you can learn how to do the things listed below. You can also learn about the following:
- Prepare for your job search
- Network effectively
- Find openings
- Federal hiring
- Resumes and applications
- Job offers