What do you want to be when you grow up? This is a question that is asked many times in life. It is never too early to begin thinking about “what you want to be when you grow up”. Knowing what education/ training is needed, what the industry involves and the lifestyle and pay in the industry can give you a idea of whether this career will suit your expectations. The following link to the Frederick County Public Schools website is a valuable resource for students and parents. Take time to look through the requirements and education as well as the industry forecasts for stability, competitiveness and growth. Through this link there is a variety of educational tools to assist in career planning:
When you have finished researching the career industries take a look at just how much Frederick County has to offer. The following link to the Frederick County Chamber of Commerce website will allow you to enter an industry and see the available workplaces that are Frederick County Chamber members.