Course Planner to engage over 1 million students in 2011
Over 1 milion students at 1,000 schools across North America to use Course Planner for course selection this year
New Brunswick & Orange County (FL) public libraries latest to offer Career Cruising to patrons
730,000 residents of New Brunswick, Canada, and 972,000 residents of Orange County, FL, can now access Career Cruising’s career and education planning tools through local libraries.
Career Cruising Network reaches students and job seekers in North Central Illinois
Joliet Junior College and its community partners in Will and Grundy Counties, IL, are connecting businesses with over 60,000 students and job seekers with Career Cruising Network.
Over 300,000 Students Complete Course Requests Online
309,143 students complete course requests online using Course Planner
Course Planner adds improved Specialist High Skills Major features for Ontario schools
The new SHSM Feature allows students to research SHSM sectors independently and directly involves students in the SHSM course selection process.
Two Major Library Publications Name Career Cruising Among Top Resources
Career Cruising is very proud and pleased to announce that it has recently received major recognition from two influential library publications: ALA's Booklist and Library Journal.
ALA Booklist recommends Career Cruising in starred review
ALA Booklist has “highly recommended” Career Cruising for libraries serving patrons from middle school to adults in the midst of a career transition.
Career Cruising partners with University of Waterloo to develop job search skills resource
Career Cruising has partnered with University of Waterloo (uWaterloo) Career Services, a recognized leader in university career education, to develop a resource to help job seekers of all ages hone their work search skills.
Schools achieve record SAT results with the help of TCA Test Prep
Two TCA client schools, Albert Einstein High School in Maryland and Mount Vernon High School in Virginia have posted especially exceptional results.
Library Journal “vigorously recommends” Career Cruising
Library Journal’s (LJ) Cheryl LaGuardia recently reviewed Career Cruising to evaluate our complete guidance system as a resource for public library patrons of all ages. We are very excited to share the results with you!
State Library of Louisiana adopts Career Cruising statewide
Louisiana’s 2.5 million registered library borrowers now have access to Career Cruising, thanks to a new 3-year agreement with the State Library of Louisiana.
Delaware receives $100 million Race-to-the-Top Education Award
Congratulations to the state of Delaware!
Career Cruising integrates Google technology to improve search results
Career Cruising is excited to announce enhanced search functionality, thanks to the implementation of Google search technology.
Career Cruising’s Ability Profiler Now Available to all US Subscribers
We are excited to announce that after an initial pilot in South Dakota, schools and employment centers across the US can now access Career Cruising’s Ability Profiler.
Career Cruising develops Learning Styles Inventory
Our new Learning Styles Inventory helps users understand how they learn best.
Career Cruising Launches New College Planning Timeline
New information resource helps students in grades 8 to 12 manage the college planning process.
Greater Quad Cities region adopts Career Cruising Network
Career Cruising Network will reach 4,000 students in the Quad Cities of Illinois, thanks to a community partnership.
Career Cruising partners with The Globe & Mail to offer students new planning tools
Students using Career Cruising to plan their post-secondary studies now have new tools to help them on their journey, thanks to a partnership with The Globe & Mail.
Career Cruising pilots Ability Profiler in South Dakota
The Ability Profiler helps students identify their strengths, their skills in need of improvement, and how their abilities match those of individuals in careers that interest them.
Admission Requirements Added for Over 11,000 Canadian Post-Secondary Programs
Students now have access to admission requirements for over 11,000 direct-entry post-secondary programs at Canadian colleges and universities.
Career Cruising to Help Students in Northwest Territories Focus on the Future
Thanks to funding from BHP Billiton Diamonds Inc., schools, career development centres, and libraries across the Northwest Territories will now have access to Career Cruising’s online career exploration and guidance program.
Career Cruising Network to reach students in Southwest Washington
Career Cruising is excited to announce that thousands of students and career researchers in Southwest Washington will be able to connect with local employers and career-related learning experiences with Network.
Atlantic schools embrace Career Cruising
Career Cruising is excited to announce that the schools in Atlantic Canada have moved quickly to integrate Career Cruising into their practice.
Career Cruising partners with the Ontario Skills Passport
Career Cruising is partnering with the Ontario Skills Passport (OSP) to help learners and job seekers in Ontario to better understand Essential Skills.
Compliance with accessibility standards opens Career Cruising to all students
Career Cruising is very excited to announce that its online career guidance system is now fully compliant with Section 508 of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA 508), a leading web accessibility standard.
Career Cruising and Triumph College Admissions partner to provide online test prep
Career Cruising and Triumph College Admissions (TCA) are pleased to announce a new partnership to offer SAT and ACT preparation software as an add-on to Career Cruising’s industry-leading online career exploration and portfolio development system.
Ontario Extends Career Cruising Access to Public Libraries
We are very happy to announce that Knowledge Ontario has recently decided to license Career Cruising for all of the province’s public libraries, colleges, and universities.
South Dakota Selects Career Cruising for Portfolio Development System
We are extremely excited to announce that Career Cruising has been selected to develop “My Portfolio”, a customized Portfolio Development System for South Dakota.
Career Cruising Acquires ExpoEd Inc. Technology
Career Cruising has announced its purchase of the ExpoEd software platform, an online course planner that helps students, parents, and educators make more informed course selections decisions by bringing together key tools and information.
Manitoba Selects Career Cruising for Province-Wide Adoption
Manitoba has selected Career Cruising to be their province-wide career exploration and development system for the next three years.
Ontario Renews Career Cruising for 3 Years
We are very pleased to announce that after conducting a competitive bidding process, the Province of Ontario has decided to renew their Career Cruising subscription for an additional 3 years.
Career Cruising Acquires Futures for Kids (F4K) Platform
Career Cruising has announced its purchase of the Futures for Kids (F4K) software platform, positioning the company to integrate corporate and community connections into its industry-leading career exploration software.
New Portfolio Development System Features
New features include Report-Based Messaging, Uploading School Documents, and Customization of Completion Standards Reports.
Portfolio Tool and Career Advisor Management System Enhancements
New features include the addition of an advisement log, improvements to the Education Plan, an enhanced reporting package, and more.
Delaware Selects Career Cruising to Develop an Online SSP
Delaware awards Career Cruising a contract to develop a statewide online portfolio development system.
PhotoFile Feature Now Online
An exciting new feature has been added to the career profiles!
Kentucky selects Career Cruising to develop online ILP
Kentucky awards Career Cruising a contract to develop a statewide online portfolio development system.
Portfolio Completion Standards Now Available
Portfolio Completion Standards offer schools powerful new options for portfolio development.
Spanish Translation Now Online! (US Users)
A bilingual (Spanish-English) version of Career Cruising is now available!
French Translation Now Online! (Canadian Users)
A bilingual (French-English) version of Career Cruising is now available!
New Resume Builder Features
Users now have additional customization options when they print or export resumes.
Graduate School Data Now Online (US Users)
Information about graduate programs is now available to American users.
New Career Cluster Customization Options!
Career advisors can now integrate their choice of career cluster or pathway system into Career Cruising.
Save Selector Results in the Portfolio Tool
Users can now store their results from Career Cruising's Selector Search Tools in the Portfolio.
New Volunteer Experience Report
Career advisors can now access a Volunteer Experience Report through the Career Advisor Management System (CAMS).
Tuition information now available for undergraduate programs (Canadian Users)
The Canadian school profiles now provide users with detailed expenses information for full-time undergraduate programs.
Labor Market State Selection Tool Now Available (US Users)
American users can now access earnings and job outlook statistics from any state.
New Help System Released for CAMS
Career Advisors accessing CAMS (Career Advisor Management System) now have access to an online help system.
Regional Reporting System Helps Coordinators Monitor Implementation Success
The Regional Reporting System (RRS) can be modified to report on any number of schools, from small district implementations up to state or province-wide implementations.
Expansion of Coverage for Canadian School Information
The Canadian school profiles now provide users with information for a number of additional school departments.
Skills Assessment Now Available
Career Cruising's Skills Assessment "My Skills" is now available online.
Updates to the Portfolio Tool and Administrator Tool
A number of updates have been added to the Career Cruising program.
Technological Infrastructure Upgrade Complete
Career Cruising upgrades all web and database servers to handle over 20,000+ users per day.
Career Cruising to Integrate Third Coast EDP
Career Cruising and Third Coast Software Dev., Inc. reach agreement to integrate Third Coast EDP into Career Cruising's career exploration and EDP software.
New Post-Secondary School Section Successfully Launched! (US Users)
A number of improvements have been incorporated into the post-secondary section for the US version of Career Cruising.
Xyting Insight Now Available Through Career Cruising
Career Cruising has partnered with Xyte, Inc to bring you Xyting Insight, a new online cognitive profiling instrument.
Release of the Career Cruising Administrator Tool
The new Career Advisor Management System helps career advisors track program usage and tailor the program to meet the needs of their users.
New Apprenticeship Section Online (Canadian Users)
The comprehensive Apprenticeship Training section provides in-depth information on Apprenticeship ooportunities.
Career Cruising Portfolio Tool Launching Today!
The portfolio tool enables users to centrally store all the information they will need to plan their education and career path.