Career Watch Arkansas

Human Services 


Preparing individuals for employment in career pathways that relate to families and human needs such as counseling and mental health services, family and community services, personal care, and consumer services.

In the Human Services Career Cluster, you will find jobs and careers that share an interest in helping others. You can be a Mental Health Counselor, Child Care Provider, Community Service Director, or a Cosmetologist among others.  More...

I Can Be A...

Learn about a few of the occupations in Human Services. More...

Emergency Medical Technician

Health Education Instructor performing CPR

childcare worker

massage therapist



In Demand Occupations

These are occupations that are found in an industry cluster that are projected to add a significant number of new jobs to our state’s economy, are existing or emerging occupations being transformed by technology and innovation, or are vital to the overall health of our economy. More...






Resumes and Interviews


Sell Yourself

Sell yourself - A Resume Guide

There’s no telling just how many resumes an employer might get in a day for a job. It’s the first impression you make to a prospective employer, and it only takes 10 to 15 seconds to determine if you will be called for an interview. More...



Get the Job - The Interview

Your resume has caught the attention of a perspective employer, and you have an interview. What’s the next step? Here are a few tips to help you ace the interview. More...

Arkansas Colleges and Universities

Find websites, tuition and school enrollment numbers for our State's schools here.

Money for College

Looking for scholarships, grants and financial aid for college? Find out how to apply for Arkansas scholarships and Federal aid here. 


College Students


Top 10 Occupations by Education Level

Retail Worker

Different occupations need different types of training. Some require only on-the-job training, while others require an advanced degree. More...


Skills to pay the Bills

Office Workers with Computers

They say everyone is good at something. But nowadays certain skills will put you on the fast track to a great job. Here is a quick rundown of the Top 10.  More...


Career Watch Arkansas

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