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Let the Office of Career Services and Internships help you find the right fit for your future.  As a UMass Boston student, you have access to a wealth of resources.  Call Career Services (617.287.5519) for an appointment to meet with a career specialist to discuss job search strategies.

My Career Online

Begin your search in UMass Boston's own comprehensive online career site, My Career Online.  Sign in to My Career Online to search current job and internship listings.

Attend career fairs, networking events and employer information sessions to meet people, connect with alumni, and find out about new opportunities.  See the list of Career Fairs, Workshops and Events in My Career Online.

Participate in On-Campus Interviews for jobs and internships.  Attend an On-Campus Interview Prep workshop to learn more. You will find these in My Career Online.

Search Safely - Avoid Job Posting Scams

  • Never give out credit card or bank information
  • Do not transfer money for another party in exchange for payment
  • Don't respond to job ads that seem "too good to be true"

See Ways to Identify and Protect Yourself from Job Posting Scams for a list of common red flags you need to know.

When in doubt - ask Career Services.
Report suspicious job postings to us immediately!  
Call 617.287.5519, or email careers@umb.edu.

Improve your résumé and interviewing skills

Statistics show that employers spend less than 10 seconds scanning a résumé, so the format and style should showcase your most important credentials at a glance.  Check out he Career Services Building an Effective Resume handbook for useful resume-writing tips and examples.

Once you land the interview making a good impression takes poise, skill, and know-how. Let us help you put your best foot forward.

Call Career Services (617.287.5519) to make an appointment with a career specialist for advice and coaching on résumé, cover letter, and interview preparation.

Job Search Links

Career Services staff has carefully selected these links to help you with your career planning and job search.

General Job Search

Boston Works
Career Builder
Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities
disABLEDperson
Indeed
LinkUp
Massachusetts JobQuest
Monster
NACElink
SimplyHired
USA Jobs

Industry Specific Job Search

Arts

Creative Hotlist
HireCulture.org

Business

Accounting Jobs Today
CareerBank.com
eFinancialCareers.com
Boston Business Journal Careers

Education

Boston Public Schools Career Center
Chronicle of Higher Education Chronicle Careers
Higher Ed Jobs
Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents
Massachusetts Department of Education
National Education Association
New England H.E.R.C
SchoolSpring
Teachers-Teachers
Youschools

Environment

Environmental Career Opportunities
GreenJobSearch.org
GoingGreenJobs.com
Environmental Business Council

Health/Hospital

MA Hospital Careers
Nursing Jobs Online

High Tech

ComputerJobs.com
Dev Bistro
Dice.com
Just Tech Jobs.com
Computer Programmers' Website

Human/Social Services

Careers in Psychology
The New Social Worker Online

Journalism/Writing

JournalismJobs.com

Nonprofit

Idealist.org
Nonprofit Jobs Cooperative
OpportunityKnocks.org

Sciences

Aquatic Network
Massachusetts Biotech Council
Medzilla


International Job Search

iHipo International Jobs & Internships


Job Fairs 

Carousel Expo

Industry and Company Research

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Wetfeet.com - Industry Research


Salary Research

CareerOneStop
Indeed Salary Search
Salary.com