When students understand the connection between education and the world of work, academic performance and career outcomes improve. MI Bright Future helps your student achieve his or her goals by bridging the gap between class work and careers. MI Bright Future creates a way for students and job-seekers to actively interact with area employers and career coaches. By encouraging your child to take advantage of the tools, you can help them discover their career path and attain their best career options and goals.
MI Bright Future is a web-based program which connects a student’s career interests with real companies and real-life professionals in that career area. The system, which is powered by a licensed product called Career Cruising Inspire, provides a customized information sharing and resource gathering environment where students can:
Through MI Bright Future you can:
skills, abilities and preferences to see how they match up with careers of interest.
careers with access to more than 600 career profiles, including career descriptions, education and training requirements, earning information, and more.
to local companies throughout Southeast Michigan through company profiles that include description, location, career opportunities, work-based learning activities, and more.
career questions directly with local employers, follow discussions of interest, and read questions others have had about careers.
careers first-hand by searching for job shadowing, mock interviews, company tours, company events, and internship opportunities offered by employers in your area.
the education and training required for a particular career, compare school data and profiles, and access college prep, scholarship, and financial aid information.
a job search plan, write a resume and cover letter, and prepare for a job interview with step-by-step help.
How can I bring MI Bright Future to my child’s school?
Interested in bringing MI Bright Future to your school?
Add a School
Find the current list of MI Bright Future schools here.
Want to get more involved?
Watch a system demonstration!
Encourage your employer to participate in MI Bright Future by referring them to the Employers section.
Sign up to be an online mentor or career coach in a particular field of study if you have expertise and would like to share your experience with interested students and job seekers.
If your school has already given you log-in credentials
All registrants are subject to a nationwide criminal and sex offender background check before your account is activated. For more information view our Terms & Conditions