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SPECIALIZATIONS
CONCENTRATIONS
NET WORKING
RESUME
EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE
MAJOR
ADVENTURE
GIVER
ORGANIZER
THINKER

career prep crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

emotional, mental and physical exhaustion caused by overloading burnout
time for hobbies, ease and relaxation leisure
act of treating people differently based solely on physical characteristics such as age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability, etc. discrimination
term used to describe a barrier preventing minorities and women from rising to position of power or responsibility glass ceiling
mental and emotional well-being of a person or group morale
oversimplified or biased mental picture which characterizes a person or group of people stereotype
state of wealth, resources and employment in a country or region econonomy
period of reduced economic activity recession
relates to labor and working with your hands blue collar
relates to working in an office setting white collar
group of similar occupations and industries career cluster
ongoing, voluntary pursuit of knowledge lifelong learning
document listing a persons education, work experience, and accomplishments used by employers to determine job eligibility resume
trusted guide or counselor who provides information, advice and support mentor
financial aid awarded to a student, as for the purpose of attending an institution of higher learning, often offered for academic achievement scholoarship
financial aid given to a student of an institution of higher learning by the federal government, state government, college, or organization grant
financial aid provided on the terms it will be repaid loan
program providing financial aid to a student of an institution of higher learning in exchange for employment services workstudy
level to which someone is likely to gain employment and be successful in a career employability
skills needed to be effective in any job market and workplace employability skills
ability or instinct to act or take charge independently initiative
way or condition in which a person lives lifestyle
measure of position based on social and economic factors including education, income, occupation and wealth socioeconomic status
balance between work and personal responsibilities worklife balance
collection of past work used to document skills and achievements portfolio
institution of higher learning which offers teaching and research facilities university
institution of higher learning which offers associate degrees community college
institution of higher learning which offers training for specific careers technical school
requires 60 hours of coursework, usually taking two years to complete associatedegree
requires 120 hours of coursework, usually taking 4 years to complete bachelors degree
subject of specialization chosen by a student of an institution of higher learning major
advanced degree earned after completing a bachelors degree masters degree
highest level of degree available doctoral degree
activities falling outside of the normal, required curriculum of school extracurricular activites

College/Career Word Search

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Word Search
Description

pride
independence
character
job
fulfillment
happiness
success
options
engineer
work force
student
boss
supervisor
graduate
diploma
certificate
masters degree
associates degree
bachelors degree
major
employee
manager
construction
confidence
determination
welder
counselor
cosmetologist
mechanic
coast guard
navy
marines
air force
army
trade school
transfer
career
community college
university

Job Interview Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Document used to present a person's education and skills resume
paper sent in with a resume with additional information Cover Letter
a conversation where questions are asked and answers are given interview
outward behavior demeanor
appropriate attire for an interview suit
what a person does to get ready for a successful interview preparation
a very important factor in giving a first impression appearance
how many pages your cover letter should have one
something that should be included in your resume education
the principle that hard work is held in high regard work ethic
gather information about the company you're interviewing with research
the first way an employer sees you, it's a very important factor first impression

Career Vocabulary Crossword

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Description

a person who works for a more experienced person in order to learn a trade apprentice
vacation time, insurance, sick time received with employment benefit
an occupation requiring special training career
a person who works for another person employee
a person who creates and manages a business entrepreneur
a beginning level job that requires little training entrylevel
reward offered as motivation incentive
the amount of money received in exchange for work income
a person who controls a portion of a business and employees manager
a yearly amount of money earned in a job position salary
an hourly amount of money earn in a job position wage
an increase in job status promotion
a form completed by a person who wants to apply for a job application
a document that contains information about an employee resume
a face to face conversation between an employer and an applicant interview
people an employer can contact for information about a person references
people at the same job level that one works with coworkers
talking with other people about possible job opportunities networking

Educational and Career Exploration Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A trainee engages in learning an occupation under the guidance and direction of a skilled worker; a 3-4 year training program on-the- job training with related technical instruction. apprenticeship
Advising, Placement, and Retention System – an assessment-advising program designed to identify the basic skill levels of students as they enter two-year institutions. ASSET
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery – is a test developed and maintained by the United States Department of Defense. ASVAB
Achieved after completion of a curriculum meeting the demands of a 4- year college program. Bachelors degree
A written statement that is accepted as proof of certain facts; often relating to the attainment of specific skills. Certificate
Postsecondary career, educational and financial planning site; provides comprehensive information in a web-based format of middle and high school students, parents, and counselors. This site includes comparative information about all of North Carolina’s two and four year postsecondary institutions, financial aid, and application services. This program is a partnership among the University of North Carolina General Administration, the College Foundation of North Carolina, and the State Educational Assistance Authority. CFNC
A postsecondary school where a student might receive a bachelor’s degree, master’s, or doctoral degree in a specific discipline. College/University
Type of college with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degrees. Community college
Paid employment with an educational component provided in a career-technical class and supervised by school personnel. Cooperative education
A pathway, which a student selects in high school. Course of study
End-of- course assessment. EOC
A purpose/objective. Goals
Allows the student the opportunity to observe and participate in activities related to a career field; supervised by school personnel and related to the student’s career choice. (May be paid or unpaid) Internship
A short-term experience that allows the student to follow an experienced worker and see the day-to- day activities of a particular career. Job shadowing
An advanced 2-year program completed after attainment of a bachelor’s degree. Masters degree
A certified, experienced, skilled craftsperson that has successfully completed an apprenticeship program. Journey Worker
Special skills may be developed through educational programs in the armed services. Military
Paid employment that is not supervised by school personnel; may or may not be related to the student’s career choice. Parttime jobs
Education after high school. Postsecondary
A privately owned school that operates for profit for those seeking vocational training. Proprietary school
Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test: A practice test that measures the critical thinking, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills that students need to do college-level work. PSAT
Education and training provided by an employer that usually takes place at a work site. On the job training
Scholastic Aptitude Test – a test that measures the critical thinking mathematical, reasoning, and writing skills students need to do college-level work. SAT
(CTSO-Career and Technical Student Organization) Vocational student organization; nonprofit, national organization with state and local chapters that exist to develop leadership skills and good citizenship among members; each organization is composed of vocational students interested in a specific occupational area. Student organizations
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Study habits
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Test-taking skills
An academic record; an official record of grades earned during a high school career. Transcript
Vocational Competency Achievement Tracking System is a competency-based instructional management system that focuses on the individual student and tracks his/her achievement in relation to a predetermined set of core competencies. VOCATS
A contribution of free labor, usually to a non-profit organization. Volunteer

Job Readiness Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Value
Taxes
Skill
Resume
Refenence
Qualifications
Opportunity
Occupation
Networking
Net Wages
Job
Internal Revenue Service
Interest
Gross Wages
Goal
Experience
Classified Advertisements
Career
Benefits
Attitude
Application

Business and career Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Application
apply
business
Business
Career
education
Employees
goals
hire
improvement
interview
job
Learning
Management
office
position
professional
Promotion
questions
reference
resume
shift
Skills
Success
Training
uniform
work

College Success Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A requirement which must be met before a certain course can be taken. Prerequisite
An outline plan for a particular course. syllabus
A scholarship granted by the Navajo Nation based on G.P.A and ACT scores. Chief Manuelito
Your official record of course work in high school or college. transcript
Anything related to the way you are paying for college. Financial Aid
Grade Point Average, a student's overall academic performance. GPA
An area of concentration in a particular field of studying. major
A half year term in a school or college, generally 15-18 weeks. semester
The placement of a high school student in a course that offers college credit if completed successfully. Advanced Placement
It usually takes 4-5 years to obtain this particular undergrad degree. Bachelors Degree
Sometimes, immediately after obtaining a Bachelor's Degree, some students like to pursue their..... Masters Degree
To cancel registration in a course after enrolling into it. drop
College-level courses that give credit toward your high school requirements; and at the same time, you also earn college credit. dual credit
a supervised short-term apprenticeship for experience. Internship
A student's standing based on academics compared to their peers. Class rank
One of the most common college entrance exams. ACT
A requirement for all studnets seeking federal financial aid - pell grant. FAFSA
Federally funded program.....campus job. Workstudy
Money given to you for your studies Scholarship
Money that is paid back to a student who met their financial responsibility to a school. Refund

Career Crossword

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Crossword
Description

an occupation undertaken for a significant period of a person's life and with opportunities for progress. Career
the imparting or exchanging of information by speaking, writing, or using some other medium. Communication
a series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep Dream
series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep. "I had a recurrent dream about falling from great heights" Education
understandings and personal attributes that make individuals more likely to gain employment and to be successful in their chosen occupations". Employability
a project or undertaking, especially a bold or complex one. Enterprise
the action of exploring an unfamiliar area. Exploration
a break or hole in an object or between two objects. Gap
the object of a person's ambition or effort; an aim or desired result. Goals
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories. Industry
the ability to assess and initiate things independently. Initiative
a paid position of regular employment. Job
an act of travelling from one place to another. Journey
knowledge acquired through study, experience, or being taught Learning
a job or profession. Occupation
the action of organizing something. Organisation
the process of making plans for something. Planning
the process of finding solutions to difficult or complex issues. Problem solving
coming after, less important than, or resulting from someone or something else that is primary. Secondary
management of or by oneself; the taking of responsibility for one's own behaviour and well-being. Self managment
the ability to do something well; expertise. Skills

Resume Puzzle Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Accomplishments
Activities
Appropriate
Career
Chronological
Cover Letter
Documents
Education
Employer
Experience
Format
Functional
Guidelines
Heading
Honest
Interview
Job Application
Negotiating
Objective
Position
Professional
Qualifications
Questionnaire
References
Resume
Seeking
Volunteer