Graduate Students

Graduate students have unique career development needs and concerns. We at Career Services have developed a comprehensive array of programs and services that are geared toward helping you evaluate your career goals, explore career alternatives as well as prepare for the job search process.

If you are thinking about going to Graduate School here, visit the Graduate Studies office for more information regarding programs offered at TAMUCC:

https://gradschool.tamucc.edu/

For more a more broad search engine, visit www.gradschools.com

Current Grad Students:

Explore Careers

Advancing your education through graduate study is a requirement for entry into many occupations and for professional growth in many others.Use these resources to explore potential graduate programs of study and the types of careers you can pursue through them. Having a clear career goal in mind can help you select the best graduate program to position yourself for career success.

Gain Experience

Employers are seeking college graduates with experience in their chosen fields. Experience comes in many forms including internships, research, study abroad, leadership and volunteer services and depending upon your career goals, you may pursue more than one type of opportunity. Begin pursuing opportunities to gain experience early in your graduate study in order to increase your competitiveness as a candidate when seeking positions at graduation.

Looking for a Job in Grad School?

Working part-time at TAMUCC can help pay the bills, expose you to other facets of university operations, and provide you with the experience and resume necessary to pursue other career paths within higher education.

  • Graduate Assistant campus positions on campus are often listed on handshake (use the filter "graduate school").
  • Part-time, campus positions (use the filter to limit your search to campus jobs).
  • Professional staff openings (full and part-time) in areas such as student services, professional/budget/personnel, and senior management/executives are posted on the TAMUCC Employment Opportunies page.

More information about Graduate Assistantships can be found here.