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State Profile Summary Information

We’ve compiled some summary information from the state profiles to show you what’s out there, and to point you to individual states you may want to contact.

State links below go to individual state profiles.

Key Economic Sectors (Found in State Economic Profile)
State Directors cited 16 key economic sectors:

1. Agri-Business
2. Agriculture
 North Dakota
3. Construction
 HawaiiIllinoisMontanaNew Mexico
4. Educational Services
 District of ColumbiaMassachusettsMichiganMissouri
5. Financial Activities
 ColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of Columbia
 IllinoisMarylandMissouriNew York
 North Dakota
6. Fishing Industry
7. Government
 AlabamaAlaskaAmerican SamoaArizona
 District of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaGuam
 NevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew Mexico
 New YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhio
 OklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaPuerto Rico
 Rhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennessee
 TexasUtahVermontVirgin Islands
 VirginiaWashingtonWest VirginaWisconsin
8. Health Care and Social Assistance
 District of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaii
 New HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew York
 North CarolinaNorth DakotaOklahomaOregon
 PennsylvaniaPuerto RicoRhode IslandSouth Carolina
 South DakotaTennesseeTexasUtah
 VermontVirgin IslandsVirginiaWashington
 West VirginaWisconsinWyoming
9. Health Services
10. Leisure and Hospitality
 AlaskaAmerican SamoaArkansasCalifornia
 ColoradoDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFlorida
 MontanaNevadaNew HampshireNew Jersey
 New MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaOklahoma
 OregonPennsylvaniaPuerto RicoRhode Island
 South CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexas
 UtahVermontVirgin IslandsVirginia
 WashingtonWest VirginaWisconsinWyoming
11. Manufacturing
 New HampshireNew JerseyNorth CarolinaNorth Dakota
 Puerto RicoRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth Dakota
 Virgin IslandsVirginiaWashingtonWest Virgina
12. Professional and Business Services
 District of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaii
 MontanaNebraskaNevadaNew Hampshire
 New JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth Carolina
 Puerto RicoSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennessee
 TexasUtahVermontVirgin Islands
 VirginiaWashingtonWest VirginaWisconsin
13. Retail Trade
 MontanaNebraskaNevadaNew Hampshire
 New JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth Carolina
 North DakotaOhioOklahomaOregon
 PennsylvaniaPuerto RicoRhode IslandSouth Carolina
 South DakotaTennesseeTexasUtah
 VermontVirgin IslandsVirginiaWashington
 West VirginaWisconsinWyoming
14. Trade
 American SamoaIllinois
15. Transportation
16. Tuna Processing
 American Samoa

Other Funding Sources (Found in Program Funding and Partnerships)
Many states have funding sources other than the U.S. Department of Education:

1. Program Income
 MontanaNew JerseyNorth CarolinaOregon
2. School and Agency Subscription Fees
3. State (other state depts/agencies)
 New JerseyNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth Dakota
4. Other
 American SamoaArkansasCaliforniaFlorida
 HawaiiIowaMaineNew York
 North CarolinaOregonRhode IslandSouth Dakota

Program Partnerships (Found in Program Funding and Partnerships)
State CRNs have formed many different types of partnerships. Partners listed include:

1. Community Colleges
2. Consortium / Group / Roundtables / Boards / Associations
3. Initiatives
4. Nonprofits / Private Groups / Foundations
5. Other
6. People (Career Counslers)
7. Public Schools
8. State Agencies
9. State Departments
10. State University System

CRN Locations (Found in State Administrative Location)
The administrative location of the CRNs varies:

1. Department of Education
 New MexicoOhioOklahomaPennsylvania
 Puerto RicoTennesseeVirgin IslandsVirginia
2. Department of Labor
 New HampshireNew YorkNorth CarolinaOregon
 Rhode IslandSouth DakotaTexasVermont
3. Department of Workforce Development
 New JerseyTexasWashingtonWisconsin
4. Other (Department of Human Resources)
 AlabamaAmerican SamoaCaliforniaIdaho
 IllinoisMississippiMissouriNew Hampshire
 North CarolinaPuerto RicoSouth CarolinaVermont
 West VirginaWyoming
5. Public Schools
 District of Columbia
6. State Board(s)
7. State Colleges and Universities
8. University or Community College

Types of Resources Offered (Found in Highlighted Activities, Primary Activities and Training, and Primary Resources)
CRNs offer many different types of resources, including:

1. Assorted Guides
2. Brochures
3. Career Clusters
4. Career Development Portfolios
5. Career Planning Guide
6. Catalog
7. CDs
8. Disabilities
9. Ex-Offenders
10. Facilitating Career Development
11. Federal Occupational Outlook Handbook
12. ICDM
13. Magazine
14. National Career Development Guidelines
15. Newsletters
16. Other
17. Parent Materials
18. Pocket Applications / Interview Guide
19. Posters / Bookmarks
20. Real Game Materials
21. Smart Options
22. State Licensed Occupations Guide
23. State Occupational Outlook Handbook
24. Tabloids
25. Teacher Guides
26. Videos