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.
Top Entry Level Employers
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.
Jobs Central by Career Builder
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
ARTS: Design, Fashion, Music, Theater, etc.
- www.artcareer.net Careers in the Visual Arts
- www.artjob.org Articles and listings for artists; job lists available by subscription
- "ArtSearch" is an online subscription program of the Theatre Communications Group (TCG). You may sort jobs by category, location, or date range. (Enter this site through our password-protected Job Listings page. Click on "Online Resources" in the index menu to access the ArtSearch link.)
- 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.
BUSINESS: Accounting, Banking, Finance, Management, Marketing, etc.
COMMUNICATIONS: Journalism, Broadcast, etc.
HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICE/COUNSELING/PSYCHOLOGY
POLITICAL SCIENCE/INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
SCIENCES: Biology, Chemistry, Earth, Environment, Physics, Space, Technology, etc.
WOMEN'S & GENDER STUDIES
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:
- 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.
- 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.careermag.com/ Tips on resumes, career info, job searching
- 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.careers.state.gov/officer/register.html Information on foreign service careers and the foreign service exam
- www.usnews.com US News job links, resume and interviewing tips graduate school rankings, financial aid info
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:
New York City
Each semester, many students sublet their apartments for various reasons. The following websites could be good places to look for sublets: