Professional Resources

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Job Board

Handshake is UNT Dallas's exclusive online job board that allows students to post their resumes and apply for part-time, full-time jobs & internships.

Linkedin Job Search - Linkedin allows students and alumni to search for part-time, full-time jobs and internships. 

ZipRecruiter - ZipRecruiter allows students and alumni to search for part-time, full-time jobs and internships.


Career Advising

ONet - The O*NET program is the nation's primary source of occupational information. The database contains information on hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific descriptors. The database also provides the basis for our Career Exploration Tools, a set of valuable assessment instruments for workers and students looking to find or change careers.

Occupational Outlook Handbook - Compiled by the U.S. Department of Labor, the Occupational Outlook Handbook is designed to provide valuable, up-to-date assistance to individuals making decisions about their futures. Accompanying each profession are descriptions of the nature of the work, working environment, job outlook training, the required education, job earnings, related occupations, and additional information sources.

CareerOneStop - Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, the CareerOneStop database is designed to provide tools and resources that serve job seekers, students, workers, workforce intermediaries, and employers in enhancing their employment opportunities and business prosperity.

What Can I Do With This Major - The information outlines common career areas one can enter with specific majors. Also, it shows typical employers that hire certain majors and provide strategies designed to maximize career opportunities. The information is representative of typical career paths associated with each major and is not an exhaustive list. 

Firsthand - Firsthand provides career and employer information useful in researching employers, industries, and career topics. This site contains ranking and reviews, career advice, and career guides. Whether you are just exploring possible career paths or are ready for an interview, Firsthand will give you the career management tools you need to succeed. 

Road Trip Nation - A collection of informational career advice videos.

Career Assessments

Focus 2 - Focus 2 is an online career and education planning tool for college students. It will enable students to assess their chosen career personality qualities and explore other career fields and areas of study that are most compatible with their results. Focus 2 can be used in different ways throughout all stages of the students' education and career planning according to their personal needs.

ONet Interest Profiler - A family of self-assessment career exploration tools that can help students discover the work activities and occupations that they would like and find exciting. Students identify and learn about broad interest areas most relevant to themselves. Students can use their interest results to explore the world of work.

Career Resources

Glassdoor - A database containing information on company reviews, employee salary data, and interview candidates. Also, you can use it to search for jobs.

CareerBliss - A database containing information on company reviews, employee salary data, and tips and trends for breaking into various industries.

Resumes, Cover Letters, Interviews & E-Portfolios

OptimalResume - A career management platform that allows you to create, develop, present, manage & share your professional qualifications.

Big Interview - A platform that allows you to learn and practice your interview skills, whether you're interviewing for a job or graduate/professional school.

Graduate School Planning - A graduate school database that allows you to search for 67,000 schools based on subject, program type & location. - A graduate school database that allows you to search online graduate school programs.