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Recommended Job Search & Grad School Sites

Career & Job Listings by Field | Online Job Sites (General) | Part-Time Jobs | Graduate School Resources

Career Interest Area

Compilation of professional associations and job-posting sites specific to majors, industries or desired fields. Click here to access. List is maintained by Texas State University Career Services.

Online Job Sites (General)

Buzzfile - Employers in Texas by Major
Buzzfile is a comprehensive Business Information Database and LIST Builder. Buzzfile's interactive screening engine and smart filters empower users to search through 18 million U.S. businesses and compile highly targeted prospect lists.

Source for employment information and inspiration:

  • The place to manage your career
  • Your pathway to career success
  • A tool to help job seekers, students, businesses and career professionals
  • Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor

Connects students and recent graduates seeking internships, part-time jobs and entry-level positions with the nation’s top employers. Post resumes, get the latest news on companies and industries, sign up for automatic job alerts, view local career fairs and tap into advice on everything from writing resumes to on-the-job success--all from entry-level point of view.

Classified advertisements with sections devoted to jobs, housing, personals, for sale, services, community, gigs, resumes and discussion forums. Receives over 2 million new job listings each month, making it one of the top job boards in the world.

DotJobs .jobs
Simply put, .jobs is an easy way to find employment opportunities.
Much like .com, .gov, or .edu, .jobs is a web site suffix encompassing tens of thousands of geographic, industry, occupational, and employer-specific micro sites ending in .jobs. Some examples of these include,,,,, etc..

The #1 job site worldwide hosting over 60 million unique visitors and 1 billion job searches per month. Available in more than 50 countries and 26 languages, covering 94% of global GDP.

One of the world's leading job search sites.

What Color Is Your Parachute? (Official Online Site)
Online supplement to the classic job search books What Color Is Your Parachute: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers, and The Job-Hunters’ Survival Guide: How to Find Hope and Rewarding Work, Even When There Are No Jobs.

Where the Jobs Are
Job growth forecasts by economic consulting firm Moody's Analytics. This interactive graphic is updated monthly. Click here to access.

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Part-Time Job Sites

Service providing two-way matching between summer camps and prospective employees. Registration is free and opportunities include counselor, instructor, activity specialist and support staff.

Largest site for part-time and hourly job openings with over 250,000 job listings--mostly retail stores and restaurants.

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Graduate School Resources

Texas State Graduate College
Information on graduate and doctoral programs here at Texas State.

Deciding Whether To Attend Grad School (PDF)
Useful and informative guide to help you decide whether to attend graduate school.
Searchable database of graduate school information by subject, location, etc.

Graduate Record Examinatio (GRE)
Information on the GRE, required for most graduate school admissions.

Law School Admissions Council
Includes information on the LSAT, law school forums/fairs nationwide, LSAT prep materials, and financial aid.

Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
Information on the GMAT, required for admission to graduate-level business programs.

Peterson's Guide
Graduate school advice and program research tool.

Princeton Review
Info regarding graduate school entrance tests including the GRE, GMAT, MCAT and more.

Standardized Tests - Texas State University Student Learning Assistance Center
Test-prep resources from SLAC.

Teacher Certification Programs
Explore teaching careers, programs by state, jobs by state, top blogs and much more.

Criminal Justice Schools
Review this leading resource to understand requirements needed to enter and advance in over 70 profiled criminal justice and legal studies careers.  Explore in-depth leader career interviews, news and much more.

Paralegal School and Career Information
Find up-to-date paralegal career information, jobs by state, leader interviews and top blogs.

Accounting and Finance
A guide to advance careers paths in Accounting and Finance that includes top programs nationally and by state, student reviews, news and more.

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