in Japan
Career Resources
Don't forget that Naviance is a great resource for career related information.
Career search engines
  • Career Net - resource for learning about current career options
  • Career Search - Occupational Outlook Handbook on the U.S. Department of Labor site
  • iSeek Careers - explore careers by watching videos, reading about job tasks, and learning about required skills and education
  • Major & Career Profiles - CollegeBoard's listing of career descriptions and related college majors
Gap year ideas
  • Capernwray - An international Christian missionary organization involved in evangelism and Bible teaching
  • Insight - a one-year, intensive study of integrated global history and theology program; college credit available
  • Projects Abroad Japan and Projects Abroad USA - a leading global organization that provides volunteering and internship programs in 24 countries
  • Time for God - a Christian volunteer organization based out of the UK offering 10-12 month programs in several different countries
  • Torchbearers Bible Schools (Capernwray) - one-year Bible school programs in countries in Europe, the Americas, Asia, and the Pacific
  • Word of Life Bible Institute Asia - 11-month program in Jeju, Korea; live and study the Bible with other students from the U.S., Korea, Japan, and China; trips to Israel and Thailand included; instruction in English; credits should transfer to most Christian colleges
  • Youth With A Mission (YWAM) - an international volunteer movement of Christians from many backgrounds, cultures and Christian traditions, dedicated to serving Jesus throughout the world
  • "The Market for Computing Careers" - "There are lots of myths about computing careers. One of the most ridiculous is the myth that all the computing jobs are going overseas."
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