Career Planning Tools
Lack of information and/or uncertainty are factors that can contribute to students struggling to select a major or decide on a career path. Below are resources to help make an informed decision. We encouraged you to come and speak with one of our professional staff members who can also provide you with resources, call to schedule your appointment at 915-747-5640.
Career exploration program used to identify majors and careers that match your interests, abilities, and work-related values
An interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options. My Next Move has tasks, skills, salary information, and more for over 900 different careers.
View internship opportunities, student, and professional organizations, online resources, related job sites, and occupations targeted to your major.
Going Global Connects you to opportunities outside the U.S. (Access this resource through Job Mine to establish your account.)
Find descriptions of occupations and real-world information about them. Find career exploration tools, resources for veterans, information about tests and assessments, and questionnaires.
See the Occupational Outlook Handbook – the training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, and working conditions
View videos on the many careers available. Explore careers, view salaries, and benefits, education, and training, conduct job searches, get help with resumes and interviews, and find people and places to help you. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
Use Mine Tracker to see the organizations on campus from various categories such as academic, advocacy, greek, graduate, health, international, professional, and more. Get involved!
Read additional resources on career preparation.