Colleges and Programs

Kentucky Youth Employment - If you are between the ages of 16-24, this site may be useful for checking on education and prospective career opportunities.

Community and Technical College Systems in Kentucky - Useful programs and courses relevant to you and your world are provided on this website.

K4C (Kentucky construction career days) – If you are interested in the construction industry, this is a good website with information on upcoming as well as previous events.

Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education – Why does higher education matter? Find out why when you peruse this website’s plethora of good information on campuses, program, data, news (social media integration), policies, and legislation.

Commonwealth of Kentucky, Dept. of Corrections – Did you know that the Kentucky Dept. of Corrections has internship opportunities a wide-range of positions…..including probation, education specialist, environmentalist, electricians, plumbers….just to name a few. There are many exciting opportunities for college students and recent graduates available on this website.

KnowHow2GoKY – Here is a website designed to encourage all Kentucky students, no matter what age, to prepare for college and a career.

 

Job Seekers and Career

Build-Kentucky.com - This site is a useful resource if you are interested in choosing a career in the construction industry. Specifically, this site will help educate high school students on the benefits of choosing a career in this area.

Apprenticeship Opportunities - This site is useful if you want to find apprenticeship programs sponsored by employers, employer groups, and trade associations in partnership with Bluegrass Community and Technical College.

Kentucky Department of Education Career and Technology Program - Explore this program to see how Kentucky meets the needs of high school students in academic achievement, career exploration, career preparation and leadership development.

Kentucky Teacher - If you already working in business or industry and looking for an apprentice, check out Tech Ready Apprentices for Careers in Kentucky (TRACK). Learn how to develop a workforce pipeline.

Apprenticeship Information for Kentucky job seekers and employers - This site will provide you with information on opportunities to continue your education, get some training, or to be sure you are ready for the career you want.

KYStats Career Explorer - Find your future career based on self-assessment, desired minimum annual salary, specific certification or degree, or on a specific occupation area.

KentuckianaWorks.org - Looking for a job in Kentucky? This organization will help you find jobs and careers, education and training. And, if you are an employer, look here to help meet your workforce needs.

Kentucky Manufacturing Career Center – If you are seeking a job or want to advance in the manufacturing sector, this site is useful for helping you chart your pathway.

Kentucky Health Career Center – If the healthcare industry interests you, visit this website where resources and services for people seeking a job, want to advance, or need a workshop or training are available.

State Government of Kentucky - This is an official government portal that provides easy-to-use search capabilities on such topics as employment, education, family & health, business, tourism, and more.

Kentuckiana Builds – This site may be helpful if you are looking to acquire skills to start work immediately on a job in the area of building and infrastructure.

TRACK (Article about Kentucky Technology Ready Apprentices Program information) - This article shares information about youth pre-apprenticeship programs as well as opportunities for secondary students to enter into apprenticeships.

Employment with the State of Kentucky - This is a great resource for assistance in focusing on employment possibilities, filing unemployment claims or accessing existing claims, as well as in-person assistance, how to apply for jobs, and available opportunities.

Kentucky Career Center – If you are looking for an all-inclusive website relative to career information, this site has it! Resources are extensive, job openings, events, current news, twitter feed....and more.

 

Leadership and Development

Kentucky Teacher - This publication will help guide students to higher levels of achievement. For the teacher, it works as a professional development tool. Aware-winning stories.

Kentucky Teacher - Current newsfeeds published by the The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE).

 

Entrepreneurs and Start-ups

Kentucky Governors School for Entrepreneurs - Perhaps you are thinking of starting your own business? Do you have an idea for a product? You can learn how to develop that business model and/or acquire some start-up skills on this website.

Kentucky Workforce Innovation Board - You can gather some valuable information from this site on Kentucky’s statewide vision for workforce development.

 

Specific information concerning the professions represented by the Department of Professional Licensing may be found on the individual board websites listed below.

Kentucky Applied Behavior Analyst Licensing Board

Kentucky Board of Alcohol and Drug Counselors

Kentucky Board of Chiropractic Examiners

Kentucky Board of Durable Medical Equipment Suppliers

Kentucky Board of Examiners of Psychology

Kentucky Board of Interpreters for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Kentucky Board of Licensed Diabetes Educators

Kentucky Board of Licensed Professional Counselors

Kentucky Board of Licensure and Certification for Dietitians and Nutritionists

Kentucky Board of Licensure for Long-Term Care Administrators

Kentucky Board of Licensure for Marriage and Family Therapists

Kentucky Board of Licensure for Massage Therapy

Kentucky Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy

Kentucky Board of Licensure for Pastoral Counselors

Kentucky Board of Licensure for Private Investigators

Kentucky Board of Licensure for Professional Art Therapists

Kentucky Board of Ophthalmic Dispensers

Kentucky Board of Podiatry

Kentucky Board of Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Pedorthics

Kentucky Board of Registration for Professional Geologists

Kentucky Board of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology

Kentucky Directory of Registered Athlete Agents

Kentucky Licensing Board for Specialists in Hearing Instruments

Kentucky Registry for Secondary Metals Recyclers

Kentucky Real Estate Authority

Kentucky Board of Auctioneers

Kentucky Board of Home Inspectors

Kentucky Real Estate Appraisers Board

Kentucky Real Estate Commission

 

Veterans

Kentucky Department of Workforce Investment - If you are unemployed, a veteran, in need of career counseling, or perhaps you want assistance setting some goals, this site provides you with information that may help you in your situation.

Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs – On this site, veterans will find an abundance of information on centers, facilities, programs, benefits, and much much more. A super resource for our nation’s heroes.

The American Legion – Kentucky - Here is a comprehensive resource directory to assist veterans, service members, and their dependents with questions about healthcare, financial assistant, and more.

Kentucky Department of Veteran Affairs – There are plenty of resources on this website for the veterans and their families relative to benefits counseling, long-term care, dignified interment, special programs for women, homeless veterans and more.