Workforce Development Resources
Approved Program Funding
The job training programs available through the Massachusetts JobQuest system include training opportunities currently approved for ITA, Section 30, and Trade. Click here and enter Minuteman as the Provider Name to see a full listing of approved MTI training programs.
Mass. Department of Career Services
The Massachusetts Department of Career Services (DCS), which is part of the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development, oversees the Commonwealth's network of 34 One-Stop Career Centers that assist businesses in finding qualified workers and provide job seekers with career guidance as well as referral to jobs and training.
For a full listing of employment services, One-Stop Career Centers and to learn more about receiving funding, click here.
While some Minuteman students may decide to continue on to a 2-year or 4-year college after graduation, other students may wish to start their successful careers immediately. Our MTI Career Counselor is here to partner with each student and their family to thoroughly prepare for either step, based on that student’s individual needs and goals.
MTI recommends the following career resources for students to explore:
- US Department of Labor:State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates for Massachusetts.
- Career Cruising: Career Cruising is an online career guidance system with comprehensive career, college and training information. See your counselor for username and password information.
- Career Key: Includes a career test, measuring skills, abilities, interests, and personality.
For Job Search Strategy and Interviewing
- www.myfuture.com: Information on finding a job, independent living, internships and joining the military.
Work Interest Inventories and Creating a Resume
- www.bls.gov/oco: Occupational Outlook Handbook
- www.collegesurfing.com: Browse schools by career interests and programs.
- www.careerexplorer.net: Career aptitude tests and assessment.
- www.personalitypathways.com: Myers-Briggs personality types.
- www.collegeview.com: College search and career center, including writing a resume.