“I had the chance to go to school after I was laid off from Dexter Shoe. I surprised myself by how well I adapted to classroom learning after 20 years out of school. I’ve made the Dean’s List and will graduate in May. I’m proof it can be done!”
Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH)
For hundreds of different types of jobs— the Occupational Outlook Handbook tells you the training and education needed; earnings; expected job prospects; what workers do on the job; and working conditions. In addition, the Handbook gives you job search tips, links to information about the job market in each State, and more.
Connect with your instructors!
The instructors of your course have industry connections all over the state of Maine. More often than not, your instructors have worked in your field of choice for many years and even still do. By being a dedicated student, asking questions, doing well in any clinical, lab, or field placement, your instructors will be able to recommend you to any of their community partners for work after graduation.