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As a student and alumni of UTRGV, you have access to a wide range of online resources that will assist you in all areas of your career development journey. Below are resources currently available.
Career Exploration Resources
MyMajors is an assessment tool that is available to all UTRGV students. It assesses your academic achievements, interests, and personality to recommend majors offered at UTRGV.
SeekUT is the University of Texas System’s free, online tool and website that presents data on actual earnings by major and institution alongside actual student debt and projected monthly repayment amounts for graduates from all UT System institutions.
LinkedIn for Students is a resource to let students know the benefits of a LinkedIn profile and presence, and to help them get started. Students will understand how they can effectively create a LinkedIn profile and what is most important to include from beginning to end.
In addition, students can view videos and read articles that will educate them on how to build a professional brand, find a job or internship, network, and more.
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, CareerOneStop is your source for career exploration, training and jobs. There are a variety of resources for all populations of job seekers including entry-level workers, military and veterans, workers with disabilities, and more.
In addition, there are resources for university faculty and staff who share the same passion for educating students on career preparation and professional development.
Career Outlook is a Federal government career resource website brought to you by the U.S. Bureau of Statistics that shares information in a variety of subject areas. Few subject areas include:
- Pay & Benefits
In addition, there are many resources for students, teachers, job seekers, business leaders, and more.
Podcast sessions will be updated every month (last update January 2021)
UTRGV Career Center
Alumni Interview With Arturo Ventura
Interview Mental Health and Counseling Center
LGBT+ Show Your Colors At Work Virtual Panel
Virtual Career Expos
The Brookings Workforce of the Future initiative's Texas Workforce Development Toolkit provides information on local job quality and demand, so that educational experiences can target stable jobs with decent wages and opportunities for mobility.
Both job quality and demand have multiple dimensions; our Quality and Demand Indexes each summarize two.
Webinars and Other Videos
The Career Center provides students, staff, faculty and the UTRGV community access to our webinars and other videos via our YouTube channel. We encourage you take advantage of our video resources to learn about our services, Handshake, and general information on jobs, internships and employers.
Check out our latest video!