Online CARE 102 Career and Education Planning Course

Many students leave high school unsure of which career path they will choose. Ferris State University offers an online course for high school students in career exploration, CARE 102 Career and Education Planning. Intermediate school districts may provide a section of this course to their students for a contracted rate. Please contact the Center for College Readiness at for more information regarding this course.

To learn more about the eligibility criteria and the admissions process for the CARE 102 Career and Education Planning course, please download the CARE 102 brochure.


Course Benefits

  • Students learn by exploring self assessments via the web that will help them understand their personal attributes, personalities, and tendencies
  • Students conduct online career research using CareerOneStop, the Bureau of Labor Statistics website,,, the Occupational Outlook Handbook, and many other resources
  • Students learn about the seven values of worth ethics (attitude, attendance, appearance, ambition, accountability, acceptance, and appreciation)