Career and Internship Search Resources

 

The Career Services Office provides resources and support for all aspects of the internship, job, and career searches. Please use the links and resources listed below to assist in your search.

 

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Job Search

AfterCollege.com Great for job seekers looking to maximize their college alumni networks to land a first-time job.

Anne Arundel Community College
Up-to-date job opportunities at AACC, located near Annapolis.

Architecture Jobs Help
Find an architecture related job by state. Get tips on finding the right architecture job for you.

Baltimore Sun JOB SEARCH
Find a job in the Maryland/Virginia area with the Sun's large job database, categorized for easy searching.

Bright.com
Bright.com allows applicants to build their resumes online and then aligns their qualifications with positions that best suit their skills. Once you complete this step, the site immediately generates a list of jobs best fit for the user.

CareerBliss.com
CareerBliss is a website dedicated to connecting people to blissful careers—the online job board showcases career opportunities in your area, across all industries.

Chesapeake Bay Foundation
Jobs & Internship opportunities working to preserve the Chesapeake Bay and the Maryland environment.

Chronicle Jobs
Higher Education Jobs in the Humanities and the Chronicle for Higher Education. Updated daily with superb opportunities.

CollegeRecruiter.comCollegeRecriter.com gives new job seekers access to hundreds of thousands of internships and entry-level positions and is a great resource for new grads who seek continuing education and business opportunities.

Foundation Center
Excellent resource for job opportunities in Non-Profit Organizations and Foundations (through Philanthropy News Digest).

Higheredjobs.com
A great source for jobs of all sorts in higher education institutions.

Jobipedia.org
Jobipedia.org is a free website where students and recent graduates can ask questions about job searching and get answers directly from experienced recruiting professionals at America's top employers.

Juju - Job Search Engine
A search engine that aggregates postings from popular job search databases.

Mississippi Teacher Corps
The two-year teaching program offers a full scholarship for a master's degree in education and full pay and benefits.

Sustainable Jobs
Sustainable Jobs is a search engine for jobs and internships with an activity related to Renewable Energy, Science & Technology, Environmental Internships, Green Management Jobs and other activities with a positive environmental impact.

Teach for Kaplan!
Apply to teach test prep with the pros.

Washington Post Job Search
Search an extensive list of Washington, D.C. area jobs in every imaginable field. Particularly useful for government or legal positions.

 

Social Networking

Financial Career
Navigate your finance career through Finbox, an essential career intelligence and networking community for financial professionals.

How to find a job using LinkedIn
This guide shows how to use LinkedIn to make connections, research career paths and companies, and find job opportunities.

We Connect Now
This site was created in an effort to connect and integrate college students with disabilities as a virtual community with a voice on important issues. There is also a job site feature.

 

Career Information

Becomeopedia.com
This well-organized site offers information on how to become qualified for many career fields. It includes the education requirements, job description, and information on salary and career path.

Career Options in Design Drafting
The American Design Drafting Association, a professional membership organization, offers extensive career information for the field.

Education Careers Information
This online resource provides information on education careers, degrees needed for education careers, schools and certification, fields within education, finding an education job, education associations and journals, and the history of education.

Exam2Jobs.com
This site is a resource for helping you learn everything you need to know about the certification test (or tests) you'll need to pass in order to embark on a new career or keep moving upward in your current one. It offers free PRAXIS practice questions with teaching job information at the bottom of the page.

Green Careers Guide
Recently featured on the front page of Yahoo with "Fastest Growing Green Jobs." The careers section covers high quality, in-demand jobs, like solar, wind and geothermal.

A Guide to Careers in Science Writing
Provided by the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing (CASW), this guide is full of useful information regarding improvement in the quality of scientific news available to the public.

"Idealize Enterprises" Blog
Regularly posted articles on various aspects of the job search and employee success.

IT Jobs Advantage
IT Jobs is a resource that provides information on finding an IT job, including search and interview tips.

Job Choices Magazine
Job Choices is an excellent resource for job-search advice and information about employers interested in new college graduates.

Law Careers Now
A website commited to offering premium law career advice.

NAIS: How to Find a Job in a Private School
A How-to guide provided by the National Association of Independent Schools.

The Occupational Outlook Handbook
This resource is a great tool for exploring a variety of occupations and beginning to research them.

One Day One Internship/Job
"Trying to figure it out? We'll help you explore what's possible with new jobs and internships every day."

Psychology Career Zone
This site offers information about careers in psychology and tips for job and education seekers.

Psychology Major TipsThis site has a variety of information for anyone considering a psychology major.

Salary.com
Find out the latest salary information by job title and location. The site also offers other useful features.

Shatterbox
Shatterbox is a video-based social community for students and young professionals to find and share ideas about innovative careers.

Teaching Certification Help
Visit this site for professional teaching certification guidance and advice.

Teacher Certification Degrees
Teacher Certification Degrees is a valuable resource to those looking to explore or expand a career in education. We provide a wealth of information on how to become a teacher, including teacher certification, teaching degrees and teaching careers.

Teacher Certification Zone
Information on teacher certification around the country.

 

Graduate School Resources

Guide for Psychology Graduate Schools
This site provides straightforward information about considering a psychology degree.

Law School Path
This website guides you through the process of preparing for law school and a later career in law.

Personal Statement Advice
This article by Vince Gotera of the University of Northern Iowa offers terrific advice on how to write a statement that will hook your readers, keep their attention, and make every word count.

 

Scholarships

Independent College Fund of Maryland
The ICFMD not only raises funds for St. John's College, but also offers students scholarships and internships. An officially approved link!


Do you know of any good job sites? Have any recommendations or suggestions? Let us know by e-mailing Kathleen Cady.

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