Colleges and Programs

New Jersey Colleges and Universities – Here is a great inventory tool that has multiple search index features to provide you with information on higher education program offerings across the state.

New Jersey Career Connections, Planning Your Path – This webpage provides a helpful tool to assist you in taking steps toward achieving your career goals. You may want to explore the potential career paths to become familiar with your options.

Many Paths, One Future – The state agencies sponsoring this internship initiative share the goal of ensuring that 65 percent of adults in New Jersey have a post-secondary degree or industry-valued credential.

New Jersey Gear Up – Gear Up guides middle and high school students on the path to college while offering tools for academic success. Visit the organization’s webpage on the NJ state website for eligibility and opportunity.

 

Job Seekers and Career

New Jersey Career Connections – Unsure of where to start in your job search? With the assistance of this state government website, you can explore your career options, establish your goals, understand your skillset and search for that just right opportunity. Plus, there’s a handy job portal for you to explore current open opportunities.

New Jersey Government Jobs – Here’s a handy listing of government job openings by county, city, tribal sites, public utilities and other categories.

 

Leadership and Development

New Jersey Technology and Manufacturing Association – The NJTMA aims to address issues that affect its members’ business. It does this by providing resources and interactions that assist NJ manufacturing companies to build, promote and sustain their businesses.

New Jersey Art Therapy Association – This mental health professional organization offers to improve or restore a client’s functioning and his or her sense of personal well-being. The NJATA is comprised of professionals and students residing and/or working in New Jersey who are dedicated to the ethical practice and the foundation of art therapy.

New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program – This is a private, not-for-profit organization that aims to improve the profitability and competitiveness of the state’s manufacturers. NJMEP strives to enhance manufacturers’ productivity and efficiencies, reduce costs and improve employee performance. Lots of services, programs, training and events are available for member establishments.

 

Entrepreneurs and Start-ups

New Jersey Office of SBA – This website has an abundance of good and necessary information for the small business owner. Additional helpful information on topics such as licensing, trade name registration, permits and zoning ordinances.

 

Veterans

Troops to College – This program is designed to make veterans aware of the higher education options available at New Jersey’s public colleges and universities.

New Jersey Career Connections, Veteran Services – Our nation’s heroes will receive first priority referral to all job and training opportunities in which they qualify. Resume building and workshops are also available to assist you in your search for employment.

New Jersey State Department of Military and Veterans Affairs – Many of the services needed by our country’s well-deserved veterans can be found here. Compensation claims, counsel on employment, educational programs, medical care entitlement, nursing home assistance, and other related activities and resources for veterans are available.

New Jersey 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 – New Jersey – Here is a comprehensive resource directory to assist veterans, service members, and their dependents with questions about healthcare, financial assistance, and more.

NJ Veterans Benefits Guide – If you just want a quick guide, this .pdf file has valuable material on the numerous federal and state programs, entitlements and services you have earned by serving our nation.