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Career Coach

Career Coach


Overview of Career Coach, where to find it online, and how to use it

What is Career Coach?

Career Coach is an online tool designed to help you find a good career. You can look up a career and find current local wages, actual job postings, and degrees needed to enter that field. You can also look up a degree and find information about the careers it trains for.

Where Can I Find Career Coach?

You can access Career Coach by going to abtech.edu, selecting "Career Services" at the top, and clicking on "Career Coach" on the left.

How do I Use Career Coach?

With Career Coach, you can evaluate over 800 careers using solid local data. You can:

  • Search for a career by key words, or view all careers and narrow down the information with a filter.
  • View information about local jobs, or change your area by clicking the globe icon and entering a different zip code.
  • Save a career to view later by clicking the star to add it to your bookmarks. Access your bookmarks in the Account section.
  • Careers and degrees are linked to each other. If you're viewing a career, you'll see the degrees that train for it.
  • If you're viewing a degree, you'll see the careers it trains for. You can search, filter, and bookmark degrees just like you can careers.


Key Words: Career Coach, career, job, wages, job postings, career counseling, career planning, salary

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