MyBestBets is a unique web and mobile application that guides low-income young adults to the right choices when it comes to postsecondary education and training pathways—choices that will lead to high-demand and high-growth careers.
By using MyBestBets, young people are able to:
- Identify their interests, talents, and aspirations
- Utilize sophisticated and visually dynamic data sets to investigate potential careers
- Organize and track progress towards their postsecondary goals
- Stay connected to staff and career coaches that care
- Develop skills and social capital through real-world experiences
- Take ownership of and actively shape their own Best Bet education and career pathways
MyBestBets is cutting edge, both in combining and presenting personal and labor market data in highly engaging ways and in supporting a blended learning approach that deepens young adults’ relationships with their advisors or counselors. MyBestBets supports professionals who are responsible for providing the support and guidance that we know these young people must have in order to succeed. MyBestBets gives young adults the opportunity to make informed decisions that will bring them into the economic mainstream and help secure their financial well-being.