Career Resources


Career counselor Shelley Richard with a student

Business Journal Online – Online access to 40 area business journals including the Houston Business Journal, as well as the annual Book of Lists for all markets and Best Places to Work guides. Find unparalleled coverage of local companies, business leaders and business trends by 600+ journalists across the country. If you are trying to access the Business Journal from off campus, click here.

What Can I Do with This Major?  Whether you are exploring multiple majors or searching for information about your chosen field, this site will help you connect majors to careers. Learn about the typical career areas and the types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate. Continue your research on majors and careers through the websites provided.

Career Spots Videos – View videos that will help you find that right job.

Glassdoor – Learn about your future employer.  Access Glassdor for a free inside look at company reviews and salaries posted anonymously by employees.

Texas Internship Challenge – Online resource with information on obtaining internships in Texas along with a search engine to view open internships in the state.

National Association of Colleges and Employers Job Choices

NACE Job Choices Newsletter

NACE Job Choices Newsletter - Diversity Issue

Salary Research
News and Information
Occupational Information

O*NET – The O*NET database contains information on hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific descriptors. Information from this database forms the heart of O*NET Online, an interactive application for exploring and searching occupations.

Occupational Outlook Handbook – The nation’s premier source for career information featuring profiles of hundreds of occupations that describe what they do, work environments, how to become one, pay, employment projections and more.

For additional resources, visit the Career Library on UST Connect.