Dive deeper into your career interests
Now that you’ve identified a career pathway, go deeper into exploring occupations through hands-on learning. Broaden your understanding of the industry and the requirements you’ll need to break into your dream profession.
Jobs on the rise
Here’s a list of jobs on the rise in Hawaii.
Design websites with the User Experience/User Interface in mind
Survey job sites, aerial photography/videography
Analyzing big data sets for marketing and decision making
Cyber Security Specialist
Secure computer networks and online activity
Help humans move
Solar Energy Technician
Build, operate and maintain renewable energy
Health services manager
Oversee the management of health care facilities
Digital Content Specialist
Create content that you watch on any device
Design instruments, devices, and software used in healthcare
Install and repair heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems
Here’s a few examples of valuable certificates and degrees
- Virtual Office Assistant – Certification
- Solar Energy Technician – Certification
- Aquaponics, Hydroponics & Sustainable Agriculture – Certification & Associates degrees
- Automotive Technology – Certification & Associate degrees
- HVAC Technician – Skilled Trade Apprenticeship
- Digital Media Production – Certificates, Associate & Bachelor degrees
- Nursing Programs – Certification, Associate & Bachelor’s degrees
- Management Information Systems – Bachelor’s degree
- Special Education Teacher – Bachelor’s degree
Browse through 137 credentials in Hawaii that lead to careers that are in-demand, offer living-wages and provide opportunity for growth.
UHCC Career Exploration Site
Take a closer look at the recommended classes, degree programs and available occupations for a range of career pathways.
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RiseHI: Video Collection
A collection of video videos featuring local entrepreneurs, creators, makers, doers and leaders.
Career Chronicles HI
Ever wonder what it’s like to be an engineer, occupational therapist, an IT specialist or even a state senator? This local video series was started by a pair of high school students as a way to show a day in the life of various professionals. It was created with the aim to help students visualize themselves in a career path that suits them.
Ever wondered about having a career in conservation? Kupu provides service-learning programs such as the Conservation Leadership Development Program, Kupu `Aina Corps program, Hawaii Youth Conservation Corps summer programs and more.
For more information, please visit kupuhawaii.org
Have you explored your passion and purpose? Do you have ideas that you think can help the world be a better place? Check out our programs at Education Incubator for pathways and partners that can help you bring your innovation to life!
Road Trip Nation
Documentary on Hawaii Students
This documentary follows Traven, Tehani, and Keakealani, three college students from Hawaii who share a common goal: to harness their enthusiasm for the fields of science, technology, engineering, the arts, and math (STEAM), and direct it towards positively shaping their state’s future.
In-demand Careers Videos (Nepris)
Virtual connections to real world learning. Browse videos about a wide range of careers.