Career-Related Internet Links
Internet addresses for a variety of career search resources:
(Please notify Career Services if you find that one of our links is no longer working.)
Fast and easy for graduates and undergraduates. Sortable by geographic areas and job titles. Encompasses all career and educational level jobs. A good place to begin your generalized job search.
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Sortable by Geographic area and Career Title.
In partnership with Career Services, MonsterCollege provides full-time, part-time, temporary and internship opportunities. Post your resume online.
One of the most often requested lists is for the names and contacts of entry level employers that are hiring nationally. While this list is far from complete, these are the the Top Entry Level Employers at: www.collegegrad.com/topemployers.
You can find an online employer database at: www.collegegrad.com/employerlinks/ for further research of the company.
Post your resume online for approved employers to view. Search job listings posted by employers in your preferred geographical and employment-type area. Receive notification of jobs that match your education and employment interest requirements.
Job Listings: General
- www.ajb.dni.us America's Job Bank. National employment listings from the U.S. Department of Labor
- www.careerbuilder.com One of the Top 10 most useful sites on the Internet
- www.careermag.com/ Career advice, job listings and resume posting
- www.collegegrad.com College Grad Job Hunter: devoted to the job search of college students and grads
- www.collegerecruiter.com Internships and Entry-level job listings.Check out their 350 FREE Career Video clips (for best results, use Internet Explorer 5.0 or above).
- www.employmentguide.com A listing of national and international job openings
- www.fedjobs.com Listings of federal jobs
- www.flipdog.com Great job listings
- www.govtjobs.com Government job listings
- www.hound.com Hound sniffs out job & internship listings directly from employers' web pages...the most up-to-date and accurate source. Free resource to job seekers.
- www.indeed.com "One search--all jobs." Search by job title and geographical location
- www.jobbankusa.com Specializes in providing career information including job and resume database services to job candidates, employers and recruitment firms in the U.S. and worldwide.
- www.jobstar.org JobStar Central
- www.monster.com Job listings, job search tips
- www.net-temps.com Full-time and contract positions by field and state.
- www.peacecorps.gov Actively seeking volunteers to do important work in 78 countries around the world. Obtain information at this site.
- www.rileyguide.com Job listings, job search info, resume and interviewing tips, lots of salary info
- www.statelocalgov.net/index.cfm Piper Resources. State and local governments on the Internet
Job Listings: By Field
ARTS: Design, Fashion, Music, Theater, etc.
- www.artjob.org Articles and listings for artists; job lists available by subscription
- www.fashioncareercenter.com Jobs in the fashion industry, international
- www.musicalamerica.com/careercenter/ Business Source for the Performing Arts
ATHLETICS & RECREATION: Sports, Adventure, Leisure Services, Hospitality, Outdoor, etc.
- www.coolworks.com/ Listings for ski areas, cruises, ranches and other resorts
- www.exercisejobs.com The online career center for fitness and exercise professionals
- www.nrpa.org National Recreation and Park Assoc.
- www.outwardbound.org Information on Outward Bound Information on Outward Bound positions
BUSINESS: Accounting, Banking, Finance, Management, Marketing, etc.
- www.aicpa.org American Institution of CPA's
- www.careerbank.com Job listings for Accounting, Financial Services, and Banking opportunities. Check for up-to-date hiring opportunities in the "Company Gallery." Contact the employer and apply on line!
- www.cpadirectory.com US Directory of CPA's
- www.financialjobnet.com Careers in Finance
- www.shrm.org/jobs Society for Human Resources Management
- www.vscpa.com Virginia CPA Society
COMMUNICATIONS: Journalism, Broadcast, etc.
- www.commarts.com Jobs in communication arts
- http://jobs.copyeditor.com/home/index.cfm?site_id=502 Copy editor jobs
- www.mandy.com International Film and TV production job resources
- www.mediabistro.com/joblistings Communications job listings
- www.natpe.org National Association of Television Program Executives
- www.prsahr.org/bank.shtml Public Relations Society of America: Hampton Roads Chapter Communications & Public Relations positions in Hampton Roads. Updated weekly. Information also available on toll-free hotline: (888)568-6843.
- www.tjobs.com Information about telecommuting jobs in writing, web design, sales, art, photography, etc.
- www.tvjobs.com/ Online broadcast job bank
- www.writerswrite.com/jobs/jobs.htm Job listings and career advice for writers
- www.corrections.com/networks/careers Corrections news & nationwide job listings
- www.criminaljusticeusa.com Descriptions of many popular criminal justice jobs
- www.policeforum.org Police news & job postings
- www.ncis.navy.mil/locations/Norfolk.asp Naval Criminal Investigative Service, Norfolk Office
- www.usmarshals.gov United States Marshals Service
- The PRAXIS Series Information: All types of information related to Praxis
- http://www.cpschools.com - Chesapeake Public Schools
- www.csa-teach.com Recruits teachers and administrators for placement in private, independent schools across the U.S. and abroad
- chronicle.com/jobs Job listings in higher education
- www.educationgroup.com/ Education openings in private schools
- www.eslusa.org National and international job postings for ESL teaching positions
- www.nps.k12.va.us Website for Norfolk Public Schools
- www.teachingjobstoday.com The Education Career Company
- www.spsk12.net Suffolk Public Schools
- www.teachers-teachers.Com Find great teaching jobs. Post your resume and cover letter. Receive notification when a teaching opportunity becomes available which meets your specified perimeters.
- www.vbschools.com Website for Virginia Beach City Public Schools
- www.atanet.org American Translators Association
- www.bilingual-jobs.com Nationwide bilingual job postings
HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICE/COUNSELING/PSYCHOLOGY
- www.care.com Featuring PART-TIME positions! Free resource for students seeking part-time, well-paid, flexible-hours jobs in human service positions: child care, tutoring, senior care, more.
- www.counseling.org American Counseling Association
- www.healthcareerweb.com Search for healthcare positions by location, field, and skills. Apply online.
- www.hscareers.com Human Service Career Network
- www.norfolkcsb.org City of Norfolk Community Services Board
- www.psychwww.com/ All the information you'll need as a Psychology major including current studies, writing APA style, careers and graduate school
- www.tyscommission.org Tidewater Youth Services Commission
- www.vaview.vt.edu Virginia Career View
- www.museum-employment.com Museum Employment Resource Center
- www.museumjobs.com Jobsite for museums, galleries, libraries and archives
- www.maa.org Mathematical Association of America
- www.nationalservice.gov Corporation for National and Community Service
- www.execsearches.com/exec/ Non-Profit management job board
- www.idealist.org Jobs and internships in non-profit
- www.nptimes.com National database of non-profit jobs
- www.opportunityknocks.org National database of non-profit organizations
- www.volunteerinternational.org Volunteer opportunities around the world
- www.volunteerhr.org/career Volunteer Hampton Roads lists their paid staff opportunities
- www.vfp.org Volunteers for Peace, international volunteer programs
POLITICAL SCIENCE/INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
- www.apsanet.org American Political Science Association
- www.democraticgain.org Grassroots Action Insititute and Network
- www.now.org/organization/work.html National Organization for Women Jobs
- www.opajobs.com Opportunities in Public Affairs on Capitol Hill
- www.politemps.com/index.php A Political and Public Affairs staffing agency in Washington, DC
- www.vayd.org Virginia Young Democrats
- www.yrfv.org/ Young Republican Federation of Virginia
- www.churchjobs.net Search by denomination, geographic, position, etc.
- www.ucalgary.ca/~lipton/subject.html Religious Studies links for all major religions
- jobbank.youthspecialties.com Jobs in youth ministry
SCIENCES: Biology, Chemistry, Earth, Environment, Physics, Space, Technology, etc.
- www.brightrecruits.com Positions in life sciences
- www.cellpress.com Positions in life sciences - Click on "jobs"
- www.eco.org Information on Ecology careers
- www.environmentalcareer.com/neer.htm Obtain environmental job listings. (To read a PDF edition of "National Environmental Employment Report," enter through our password-protected Job Listings page.)
- www.erf.org Professional society for estuarian and marine science study jobs
- www.oceanlink.island.net/career/career2.html Careers in Marine Science
- www.sciencecareers.org Science Careers
- www.popassoc.org Population Association of America
- www.socioweb.com Tons of Sociology resources/links
WOMEN'S & GENDER STUDIES
Federal Government Agency Web Sites
- www.cpol.army.mil Department of the Army-Civilian Personnel
- www.usda.gov Department of Agriculture
- www.ers.usda.gov - USDA Economic Research Service
- www.aihec.org American Indian Higher Ed. Consortium
- www.uscg.mil/civilianjobs.htm/ U.S. Coast Guard -Civilian Careers
- www.cbp.gov/ U.S. Customs and Border Protection
- www.commerce.gov Department of Commerce
- www.defense.gov Department of Defense - Click on "About Us" for job listings
- www.energy.gov Department of Energy
- www.hhs.gov/careers/ Department of Health and Human Services
- www.dhs.gov Department of Homeland Security
- www.hud.gov/ Department Housing and Urban Development
- www.doi.gov Department of the Interior
- www.fbi.gov/ FBI information
- www.justice.gov/ Department of Justice
- www.dol.gov/ Department of Labor
- www.careers.state.gov Department of State
- www.careers.state.gov/student/index.html Student programs offered by the Department of State
- www.dot.gov Department of Transportation
- www.treas.gov/ Department of Treasury
fiscal.treasury.gov/ - Department of Treasury Financial Management Service
- www.va.gov/ Department of Veterans Affairs
- www.cia.gov Central Intelligence Agency
- www.epa.gov/ Environmental Protection Agency
- www.gsa.gov/jobs General Services Administration
- www.usitc.gov/ International Trade Commission
- www.nasa.gov/ National Aeronautics and Space Admin.
- www.naspaa.org National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration
- www.ncua.gov/ National Credit Union Administration
- www.pbgc.gov/about/jobs-pbgc.htm Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
- www.navy.mil Department of the Navy
- www.nrc.gov Nuclear Regulatory Commission
- www.opm.govOffice of Personnel Management
- www.secretservice.gov Secret Service
- www.sec.gov/jobs.shtml Securities and Exchange Commission
- www.socialsecurity.gov/careers/ Social Security Administration
- www.tsa.gov/careers/ Transportation Security Administration
Local/Regional Government Agencies
In your search for employment or internship openings, don't forget to include investigation into local and regional government agencies. Some of their websites are posted below:
- alexandriava.gov/Jobs Alexandria, VA area employment listings
- www.cityofchesapeake.net Click onto "employment" for job listings in Chesapeake
- www.hampton.gov/hire/ Employment listings for the City of Hampton
- www.jobs-nngov.com Employment listings for the City of Newport News
- www.norfolk.gov/ Employment opportunities for the City of Norfolk
- www.pilotonline.com Job listings for the Tidewater Virginia area
- www.portsmouth.va.us Employment listings for the City of Portsmouth
- www.suffolkva.us Employment opportunities for Suffolk, VA
- www.vec.virginia.gov Virginia Employment Commission
- www.vbgov.com Job listings in Virginia Beach
- www.williamsburgva.gov Employment listings for Williamsburg, VA
- www.asiajobs.org This program is to assist East and Southeast Asian jobseekers who were educated in the United States to find employment in Asia.
- www.bunac.org Short term jobs in other countries
- www.culturalvistas.org Jobs and Internships abroad
- www.ciee.org Information on work, study and travel abroad
- www.escapeartist.com Overseas job listings and information for living overseas
- www.fpa.org/jobs_contact2423/jobs_contact.htm Foreign Policy Assoc., job/internship postings domestic and worldwide.
- www.us.emb-japan.go.jp Teaching English in Japan
- www.jobmonkey.com Job listings for teaching abroad, cruise lines, airlines, casinos, ski industry and resorts (click on "job miner")
- www.jobsearch.ie For jobs in Ireland and extensive information on the Irish jobs sector. This site also incorporates an Irish accommodation search engine: Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Galway
- www.jobsinjapan.com An easy-to-use source of job information for people wanting to work in Japan
- www.newslinks.org/news.html Newspapers worldwide; nationals, dailies, business, etc.
- www.overseasjobs.com Job listings worldwide
- www.peacecorps.gov Actively seeking volunteers to do important work in 78 countries around the world. Obtain information at this site.
- www.toplanguagejobs.co.uk/bilingual-jobs Bi-lingual jobs in London, U.K. and Europe.
- www.transitionsabroad.com Great information about working, studying, traveling, and living abroad.
- www.vfp.org/ Volunteers for Peace, affordable volunteer programs in 100+ countries.
- www.volunteerinternational.org/ Search for volunteer opportunities around the world.
- www.worldteach.com Summer and year long teaching abroad programs.
Geographical Job Listings
- www.acinet.org America's Career InfoNet: occupations, geographic areas, trends, etc.
- www.desncc.com North Carolina Employment Commission
- jobstar.org Job listings mostly concentrated in the northern California area. Contains salary guides, news ads, and salary information.
- www.latimes.com Los Angeles Times listings
- www.pennsylvaniajobs.com Search for jobs in Pennsylvania
- www.bls.gov/oco Occupational Outlook Handbook, the place to begin researching occupational fields.
- stats.bls.gov/news.release/ecopro.toc.htm Bureau of Labor Statistics' Projections Figures and articles concerning projections of occupations.
- www.campuscareercenter.com/ Career advice and articles
- www.career.com Job fair information, job search
- www.careerbuilder.com Mega-search engine takes you through 75 job search sites.
- www.careers.org The Internet's most complete career directory
- www.collegegrad.com-benefits Tips for evaluating your benefits package
- www.doleta.gov/jobseekers/ Occupational Information Network
- www.Experience.com Get the inside information about how current employees of major organizations rate their working conditions...and more.
- www.jobbankusa.com Provides employment, networking and information services
- www.jobbankusa.com/news1.html Link to the want ads of many U.S. newspapers with this meta-search.
- www.prsa.org/ Public Relations Society of America
- www.quintcareers.com Career articles, advice, cover letter, resume samples
- www.usnews.com US News job links, resume and interviewing tips graduate school rankings, financial aid info
Jobs for People with Disabilities
- www.entrypoint.org Outstanding research and development internship opportunities for students with disabilities in the Science, Mathematics, and Computer Science fields.
- www.groovejob.com Internships, and part-time & seasonal jobs
- www.hillzoo.com/index.php?s=jobs The most active and up-to-date internship listing service on Capitol Hill.
- www.internjobs.com National internship listing, searchable by geographic and field of interest areas.
- International and Intercultural Programs VWC's Office of International Programming Internship listings
* Internship listings can also be found on our "Job Listings" page.
Internship Housing Options
If you are considering an internship outside of the Hampton Roads area, you will need to find housing. Most major cities have organizations or colleges that offer reasonably priced housing for summer interns (and often for fall or spring interns as well). Many of these housing options also offer meals and other services. Try these links for more information:
- http://www.emory.edu/sihp/ Summer housing at Emory University
New York City
- http://www.92y.org/content/de_hirsch_residence.asp?d=47 Affordable rooms for interns
- http://www.ihouse-nyc.org/ Summer housing. You must be at least 18 years old and affiliated with an educational or professional institution as a full-time graduate student, intern or trainee.
- http://www.websterapartments.org/index.htm Affordable, safe housing for women interning in NYC
- http://www.studenthousing.org/ The #1 provider of safe, convenient housing for students and interns in NYC.
- www.usfca.edul Summer housing at the University of San Francisco
- http://summerhousing.gwu.edu Summer housing at George Washington University
- http://housing.georgetown.edu/summer/index.cfm?fuse=overview&type=nongu Summer housing at Georgetown University
- http://www.ishdc.org International Student House in Washington DC. Open to interns from all over the United States and world. Housing available during fall, spring and summer terms.
- http://www.internsdc.com/ Washington Intern Student Housing (WISH). Also offers housing to married interns. Housing available during fall, spring and summer terms.
Each semester, many students sublet their apartments for various reasons. The following websites could be good places to look for sublets:
- www.aals.org Law School Information
- www.aamc.org Information on American Association of Medical Colleges
- www.ed.gov/finaid/landing.jhtml Financial Aid & Scholarship Information
- www.fastweb.com Financial Aid & Scholarship Information
- www.finaid.com Financial Aid & Scholarship Information
- www.gradschools.com The most comprehensive online graduate school information source
- www.graduateguide.com Find out which graduate schools will meet your educational needs
- www.gre.org Information and registration for the Graduate Record Exam
- www.kaplan.com Kaplan Center-grad school test help
- www.law.cornell.edu Legal information institute
- www.lsac.org Law School Admission Council online
- www.petersons.com Peterson's Guide to graduate schools
- www.prepmaster.com Advice on preparing for the LSAT including one hour diagnostic exam
- www.review.com Princeton Review Education Database
- www.salliemae.com Financial Aid Information
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