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Greater St. Louis Area Career Exploring

“Discover Your Future”


What is Exploring?

Exploring is a Youth Career/Workforce Development program for young men and women 14-20 years old (or 13 and have completed eighth grade).

What We Do

How  Exploring Works for Students

  1. Complete our Career Interest Survey so we can know what are your career interests
  2. Select an Exploring career “Post” at hosting companies and fill out a application to attend their Open House recruitment this fall
  3. Attend monthly post meetings to learn the in’s and out’s of their desired career field
  4. Get “hands on” experience in careers of your choice

What We Can Offer Students

We offer real-life career experiences in a variety of career fields. You’re welcome to try one or many!

Greater St. Louis Area Career Fields

Arts & Humanities

Arts & Humanities




Engineering & Technology

Fire & EMS

Health Care

Law Enforcement

Law & Government


Skilled Trades

Social Services

Tell Us More

We want to know more about you. Please take our Career Interest Survey so that we may better place you in one of our local career posts.

Contact Us

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The Field Team

T’Shon Young – Exploring Field Director


Fred Lee – Exploring Director

Julie Monken – Senior Exploring Executive

Abdul Abdullah – Exploring Executive

Not sure who to contact? For all general inquiries or requests for more information, please email us:

Please visit our national site for more resources.