All students in 9th through 12th grades are invited to explore exciting careers in marine science at our Career Day events hosted during the spring and fall.

CSI: Careers in Science Investigation

Fall CSI - rescheduled to monday, October 28, 2019, 9:30am TO 3:30PM

$30.00 per student, registration fees are non-refundable. Registration will open August 20, 2019. Participants in our Career Day are able to:

  • Hear from researchers about upcoming projects and recent discoveries
  • Explore science through hands-on activities and behind-the-scenes tours
  • Help researchers collect data

*Adults will need to register for their child or dependents. Please set up your profile, then add your dependents.

*Our payment site shuts down on a monthly basis for updates. It will be unavailable on September 18, 2019. If you register on these dates, just select the "Mail a Check" payment option. You can then either mail a check or log in another day to pay by credit card. 

Career Day Feedback

"I just wanted you to know my daughter had a great time and learned so much. She has been talking about it all weekend. I will highly recommend this to any of our students here in Hillsboro… Thank you again for such an information-packed learning experience." 
~Participant parent

"It opened my eyes to the other possibilities that I could do when I leave high school."
~Participant

Other Career Resources

MarineCareers.net - Detailed information about careers in marine biology, marine engineering, oceanography and related fields, including personal stories of working scientists, salary ranges and educational requirements.

STEM Careers - Career resources for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.

OceanAGE Careers - NOAA Ocean careers to inspire another generation of explorers. From underwater pilots to research scientists, these marine explorers provide students with first-hand knowledge of exciting careers through live interviews, profiles and mission logs.

Career Services at Oregon State University - 24-hour access to a variety of career planning tools.