ii Dear Student, Choosing the right career is very important. It can also be very confusing. There are hundreds of careers to choose from, and many different ways to prepare for a career. This booklet will help you sort through your career and educational choices. It will show you how to choose a career, and it will explain how to get the education or training you need to be successful in that career. This booklet will help you plan and prepare for your future! Dear Parent, Choosing a career and figuring out how to prepare for that career can be confusing, difficult, and sometimes overwhelming. Your child needs your guidance and support in making these decisions. This booklet goes through the career decision-making process and it explains your child’s educational options. With this booklet, you will be able to help your child plan and prepare for the future!