Getting Started
Subject-Specific Sites

Before your search

Visit these websites to learn the basics of job searching.

  • Job-Hunt
    Provides an array of articles from job search experts to help guide your way through the search process effectively.

  • Monster
    Look under "Career Tools" for information related to salary and various career paths & options.  The "Advice" section provides important articles to help plan a job search, as well as things to consider when seeking a job.

  • WetFeet
    Offers advice for current undergrads and recent graduates on how to start a job search.  Find research on different industries and requirements for various careers with salary information and job trends.  Publishes a monthly online magazine for college graduates who are seeking employment.

Entry Level job search

Access the following sites for resources focused on entry-level candidates.

  • Goucher Recruit
    Goucher's job and internship source.  This online database is where the CDO posts job and internship opportunities for Goucher students. Visit the CDO to learn more about using this valuable resource.

  • CollegeGrad.com
    Advertises entry level positions for recent college graduates.  Provides overviews for multiple job titles, articles on current issues in job hunting, and videos on topics related to the job search.

  • CollegeRecruiter.com
    Search for entry level positions by geographic area.  Provides company spotlights and online career testing.  Offers options of having job alerts sent to your cell phone.

  • One Day, One Job
    Offers an easy-to-use approach to seeking entry level job opportunities.  Search by position or company.  Provides company profiles and articles on entry level job searching.  Can set to receive email alerts of new job postings.

General job search sites

Browse through these sites to find information about various aspects of your career, including job postings, resume writing, interview tips, salary information, and more.

  • Goucher Recruit
    Goucher's job and internship source.  This online database is where the CDO posts job and internship opportunities for Goucher students.  Visit the CDO to learn more about using this valuable resource.

  • CareerBuilder.com
    Allows you to search for jobs, complete career quizzes, upload your resume, and easily access recently posted positions.
  • Glassdoor
    Search thousands of jobs using filters for company rankings, location, job type, and more. Read overviews of companies and anonymous employee reviews.  

  • Indeed
    Personalize your job search through by using filters on Indeed's site.  Upload your resume and set up email alerts for new job opportunities.  Provides information on salaries and current job trends.

  • LinkUp
    Searches employers' websites for currently advertised job opportunities.

Resources for individuals with disabilities

The following websites can provide helpful information for individuals with disabilities.

Arts

  • American Association of Community Theatre
    Professional organization for individuals working in community theatre. This site offers information on books, job listings, contests and tips.

  • American Association of Museums
    The "Job Headquarters" section allows job seekers to browse open positions at member museums or to post their resumes.

  • American Dance Therapy Association
    Professional association for those interested in dance and movement therapy.

  • Americans for the Arts
    Review employer listings of arts-related career openings.

  • Art Deadlines
    Lists art competitions, events, art scholarships & grants, exhibitions, art jobs & internships and more.

  • ArtCareer
    Search for jobs using this resource for careers in the visual arts.

  • Art Job.org
    Search currently available art jobs: full- & part-time employment, internships, grants, public art projects, and residencies. You can search by region, art discipline, and type of organization.
  • AssistantDirectors.com
    Provides industry news, links to production guides for several states, and information about events, festivals, workshops, publications and resources for computer art, fashion, graphic design, and video/film.

  • Baltimore Bands
    Provides information on opportunities to join local bands, as well as other resources for Baltimore-based musicians.

  • Career Alternatives for Art Historians
    Compiled by Charles Rosenberg at the University of Notre Dame, this link offers a list of related career fields for art historians.

  • Creative Capital
    Helps artists seek funding, as well as detailed instructions and tips for applying for grants. Includes links to sites by artistic discipline.

  • Creative Hotlist
    Provides job listings in the arts. Search by category, experience, or location. Post your resume and build a portfolio online.

  • Global Museum
    Includes job postings in museums (non-profit and commercial) and many related fields.  A great resource for those serious about getting started in the museum world.

  • Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance
    Includes cultural news, links and a bi-weekly job newsletter.

  • International Amateur Theatre Association
    Professional association for those interested in amateur theatre.

  • Museum Employment Resource Center
    Contains information on position listings for United States museums and other cultural institutions. Users can post a resume and browse information on museums, conferences, and museum studies programs.

  • Music and Arts Library
    Lists general music resources, historical musicology, ethnomusicology, music theory and composition, and music education.

  • National Association for Music Education
    Provides detailed information about careers in music, ranging from business to administration to education and performance.

  • New York Foundation for the Arts
    Includes listings of various job opportunities nationwide. Also provides information on artists' fellowships, grants, and public programs.

  • Performing Arts
    Provides job search engine as well as an extensive list of links to various organizations.

  • Playbill
    This famed theatre production company also offers job and casting services online.

  • ShowBiz Jobs
    Access film, television, recording, multimedia and attractions job markets.

  • Target
    Offers tremendous opportunities for entry level professionals in a diverse array of fields, including fashion merchandising and design.  Those recruited to the Target team have significant opportunities for professional development, growth, and leadership.

Business

  • Accounting Jobs Today
    Dedicated to accounting and finance professionals nationwide. Offers an accounting job board and job search tools, and also career resources including accounting job descriptions, sample accounting resumes, salary tools, education and more.

  • Bank Jobs
    Advertises banking and financial services jobs.

  • Career Bank
    Provides finance jobs, banking jobs, and accounting jobs. Powered by the leading network of over 70 niche job boards, CareerBank ensures the most job openings are posted.

  • Careers for Economics Majors
    Shares information on skill of and careers for economics majors, as well as occupational opportunities.

  • Careers in Business
    "Brings you with the latest scoop on various business career areas including jobs, salaries, what people are saying and entry requirements." Recommended books for jobs in business, as well as self-exploration in careers; other recommended job related websites are listed.

  • FINS from the Wall Street Journal
    Offers job listings in finance, accounting, technology, sales and marketing.

  • HR World
    Explore job opportunities in human resources and related areas. Participate in different human resource discussion forums, share information and make new contacts. Browse and select HR and related books of interest. Must register to become a free member in order to gain access to the site.

  • OneWire Finance
    Helps individuals interested in finance careers get connected with professional opportunities.  By entering detailed information about your past experience and education, you become part of a searchable database used by managers to locate potential employees. 

  • Online Sports Career Center
    Provides sports-related career opportunities and a job and resume bank for potential employers within the many segments of the sports and recreation industries.

  • Society for Human Resources Management
    Offers education and information services, conferences and seminars, government and media representation, online services and publications to more than 145,000 professional and student members throughout the world.

  • Target
    Offers tremendous opportunities for entry level professionals in a diverse array of fields, including management, business administration, accounting, finance, human resources, and more.  Those recruited to the Target team have significant opportunities for professional development, growth, and leadership.

  • Vault- Insider Career Network
    Unique career features such as Am I Worthy?TM, a place where professionals get "rated" and discover their earning potential. Or VaultMatchTM, Vault.com's free resume service that allows users to post their resumes and be contacted by potential employers. An extensive free job board with hundreds of thousands of top job openings. Detailed, targeted and free e-newsletters with breaking news and exclusive stories in the industries you care about.

Communications/Media

  • American Advertising Federation
    Provides information on internship opportunities, scholarships, career guides, industry mentors, and information about individual college chapter's programming and events.

  • Entertainment Careers
    Lists hundreds of entertainment jobs and internships, mostly in Los Angeles and New York.

  • Hot Jobs
    Search by location and job type for positions in public relations, advertising, and publishing.

  • Journalism Jobs
    Offers many different opportunities, resources and media links. Search by categories, such as job listings, newspapers, magazines, online media, television, public relations, nonprofit, and many more.

  • Marketing Jobs.com
    Includes a search database, job seeker tools, employers, career resources and an extensive list of featured jobs and companies.

  • Showbiz Jobs
    Access film, television, recording and multimedia attractions job markets.

  • Talent Zoo
    Resource for advertising, marketing and media professionals.  Great featured headlines and jobs, including nationwide postings for advertising, marketing, media and digital jobs.

  • Target
    Offers tremendous opportunities for entry level professionals in a diverse array of fields, including marketing and brand management.  Those recruited to the Target team have significant opportunities for professional development, growth, and leadership.

  • Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
    Offers a listing of entry level opportunities in entertainment, news, and sports.

  • TV Jobs: Broadcast Employment Services
    Displays a wide range of broadcast-related jobs and available positions throughout North America. Provides employment information, salary information, professional development resources, and educational recommendations.

  • Write Jobs
    Maintains listings of current employment opportunities for those interested in careers as journalists, editors, staff writers, freelance, and technical writers.

Consulting

Dance

  • New York Foundation for the Arts
    Includes listings of various job opportunities nationwide. Also provides information on artists' fellowships, grants, and public programs.

  • Performing Arts
    Provides job search engine as well as an extensive list of links to various organizations.

  • Playbill
    This famed theatre production company also has a jobs and casting services online.

  • ShowBiz Jobs
    Access film, television, recording, multimedia and attractions job markets.

Education

  • American Federation of Teachers
    Includes a guide to "teaching as a career." Also includes current trends and issues and salary information.

  • American School Directory
    Find vital school information on all K-12 schools in the United States.

  • AmeriCorps
    A network of national service programs that engage more than 50,000 Americans each year in intensive service to meet critical needs in education, public safety, health, and the environment. Learn about programs offered and benefits. Apply for positions online.
  • Association of Independent Maryland Schools (AIMS)

    The Association of Independent Maryland Schools is a nonprofit organization of 120 independent schools in the Maryland and DC areas which focuses on offering educational options to families and students.

  • Baltimore City Teaching Residency
    Seeks recent graduates to become teachers in Baltimore City Public Schools.  This residency is for individuals who have a deep commitment to children and want to earn their teaching certification while working in a Baltimore City School.

  • Baltimore Curriculum Project (BCP)
    Manages public charter schools in Baltimore City with the goal of improving the performance of underperfoming schools in high poverty areas.  

  • Building Educational Leaders for Life (BELL)
    Nation-wide educational organization that has sites in Baltimore, Boston, Detroit, New York City, and Springfield, Mass.  They are looking for driven individuals with all different backgrounds to serve as teachers, tutors, and administrators.

  • Careers in Education
    Provides a link between professionals, schools and school districts, and explores a wide variety of sources to identify professionals. Includes opportunities at public and private K-12 schools in the United States, four-year and community colleges in the United States and international schools with curriculums similar to those taught in the United States.

  • Columbia University Education Homepage
    Links to education-related websites including professional development, journals, special education, publications, organizations and job research.

  • Education Guide- Link to Certification Requirements and Job Postings by State
    Reviews the teacher certification requirements for each state, and provides a link to each states' job listings.

  • Education Guide- Link to Megalist of Teaching Job Resources
    Provides a comprehensive list of teaching job resources.

  • Education Job Fairs
    Learn more about upcoming education job fairs.

  • Great Teacher
    Offers job listings (including alternative opportunities), chat room for teachers, and links to other teaching resources.

  • Greenwich Country Day School- Co-Teacher Program
    Recruits recent graduates who are interested in exploring the teaching profession, but could benefit from a 1 or 2 year internship in an elementary level classroom.  Applicants need not have majored in Education.  In addition to teaching responsibilities, Co-Teachers coach Middle School athletics and/or coordinate after-school enrichment programs for students in grades 1-3. 

  • HigherEd Jobs
    Provides information about higher education jobs. Includes faculty and administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

  • It's Not Too Late for Non-Education Majors to Teach
    The Black Collegian Online offers information on how non-education majors can find teaching programs and positions. Learn about the education job market, salaries, and benefits of teaching.

  • Maryland Public Schools
    Lists openings for a career in teaching in Maryland.

  • Music Education
    Provides career information and job listings for music teachers.

  • National Association of Independent Schools
    Provides a listing of job opportunities in independent schools (in the U.S. and abroad).

  • National Education Association
    Posts employment opportunities within NEA regularly. Links to the most popular education employment resources online.

  • National Teacher Recruitment Clearinghouse
    Provides links to various job banks, state departments of education, and various "how to" articles.

  • PEL
    PEL is a two-year teacher training program that CSW is launching with three other Progressive schools in the east coat; The Calhoun School (NYC), The Putney School (VT), and The Unquowa School (CT).  Our program provides a unique, experienced-based training not typically found at traditional university-based education programs and it is set to begin in the Fall 2012.  The program is geared towards recent college graduates and graduating seniors of all academic backgrounds.

  • Phoenix Teaching Fellows
    Recruits individuals from many academic backgrounds; candidates do not need to have taken courses in education or have prior teaching experience.  The program is looking for outstanding students and alumni who are interested in making a difference in Phoenix schools while earning an Arizona teaching certificate. 

  • Praxis
    The Praxis Series: Professional Assessments for Beginning Teachers is a set of rigorous and carefully validated assessments that provides accurate, reliable information for use by state education agencies in making licensing decisions. Go to this site to learn more about tests offered, registration, score reports, and more.

  • Rhode Island Teaching Fellows
    Focused on recruiting leaders who will have a lasting effect on student achievement.  They seek outstanding and diverse candidates with a relentless drive to make a difference, a dedication to setting only the highest expectations for themselves and their students, and an ability to thrive on overcoming challenges.
  • School Spring
    Apply for teaching jobs with access to 7,554 teaching and education in the US.

  • Southern Teachers Agency
    Offers free teacher placement, focusing on private & independent schools in the South.  STA works with schools from Maryland south to Florida, and as far west as Texas.  They place not just classroom teachers, but also individuals interested in student life, including coaching and school administration.

  • Teach For America
    The national corps of outstanding recent college graduates of all academic majors who commit two years to teach in urban and rural public schools. Placements include Baltimore, Philadelphia, Washington D.C., New York, and more. Click under Site Assignment to find specific information on Teach Baltimore.

  • Teacher Jobs Help
    Provided by the Graduate Educational Information Service (GEIS), this website provides listings of teaching jobs and also allows the posting of a resume.

  • Teachers-Teachers
    A free teacher placement service for the education marketplace. Post and edit your resume online, send cover letters via email, and even participate in a recorded interview that will be posted online for schools to access.

  • Urban Teacher Center
    Prepares highly effective teacher who can significantly accelerate student achievement in the nation's highest-need schools. The Urban Teaching Center is a four-year alternative teaching prep program that will let you receive a Master's of Education, paid by them, for a part of your work.

  • U.S. Dept. of Education
    United States Department of Education official website

  • Yahoo Education Directory
    Offers a national listings of elementary, middle, and high schools. Also includes religious, boarding, magnet, and international schools.

Environmental

  • 5 Million Green Jobs
    Serves as the liaison between green sector companies and candidates who wish to make a difference in their communities.

  • Careers in Environmental Studies
    From the Goucher College environmental sustainability website, check out this overview of environmental studies careers.

  • Collective Roots
    Organization whose mission is "to educate and engage youth and communities in food system change through sustainable programs that impact health, education, and the environment."

  • Cool Climate Jobs
    Includes a wide range of positions, from entry-level to the executive level. It is free to search the site, which is updated almost daily.

  • Cyber-Sierra Resource
    Offers natural resource job listings. Organized by job category with links to other environmental job resources.

  • EcoEmploy
    Includes links to special opportunities in environmental jobs and agencies. There are also resume and career information and advice.

  • Environmental Career Opportunities (ECO)
    Provides a comprehensive listing of environmental jobs organized by category, including: Conservation & Natural Resources Jobs, Environmental Policy, Legislation & Regulation Jobs, Environmental Advocacy, Outreach & Communications Jobs, Environmental Engineering & Scientific Services Jobs, Outdoor & Environmental Education Jobs Environmental Jobs in Higher Education, International Environmental Jobs and Environmental Degree Programs.

  • Environmental Careers
    Includes information on environmental and natural resources job listings, career news, inside tips and advice, employer interviews, and career research reports.

  • Environmental Careers Organization
    Search for internships across the country related to the environment. Also includes related placement programs.

  • Environmental Careers Program (ECP)
    ECP at the Environmental Protection Agency is a comprehensive, two year full-time employment and career development program. Each year they seek 25-30 college graduates in the fields of biological sciences, ecology, business, computer science, chemistry, environmental studies, environmental engineering, international relations, financial management, or public policy & administration. They maintain a USAJOBS announcement in October and November and are listed on their site.

  • Environmental Jobs 
    Features current jobs in the environmental field and has links for different categories, including Environmental Science Jobs, Advocacy and Policy Jobs, Renewable Energy Jobs, and more.

  • Environmental Jobs and Careers
    Listing of employment opportunities, as well as other helpful resources for those seeking jobs working on environmental issues.  Job listings are for various levels of qualification throughout the country.

  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    Offers both fellowships and full-time jobs in Washington, D.C. and nationwide.

  • Good Food Jobs
    Advertises different job openings in the sustainable food industry.

  • Green Careers Guide
    Offers a search engine with access to a variety of green and sustainability focused jobs.

  • Green Jobs Network
    Has a mission to "connect people seeking jobs that focus on environmental and social responsibility with available opportunities and resources."

  • Orion Grassroots Network
    Search "green" jobs in conservation, education, restoration, and environmental justice by state or internationally through this grassworks network.

  • Outward Bound
    Offers experiential learning, wilderness instruction and professional consulting with groups of children, adolescents, and adults.

  • Princeton University Outdoor & Environmental Careers
    This job resource guide is from a workshop on Outdoor and Environmental Careers given to students at Princeton University. It is made available to the Internet community as an educational resource. Table of contents includes: Finding Your Career, Types of Careers, Career Examples, Jobs Newsletters, Books, Other Resources, Graduate Programs in Environmental Education, Environmental Job Leads, Basic Job Questionnaire, and Promoting Staff Careers in Outdoor Education.

  • Sustainable Business "Green" Jobs
    Lists sustainable-only volunteer opportunities as well as full- and part-time jobs.

  • Sustainable Food Jobs
    Advertises various U.S. jobs in the field of sustainable food.

  • TreeHugger
    Provides information for those who are committed to green living.  Offers a job board with a wide range of green job and internship listings.

Foreign Languages

  • American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
    Dedicated to the improvement and expansion of the teaching and learning of all languages at all levels of instruction throughout the United States. The site contains information about membership, conferences and professional development opportunities.

  • FrontierMEDEX
    Based in Towson, FrontierMEDEX provides support and services to individuals who are traveling overseas.  From offering information while planning a trip to providing emergency support to travelers in need, FrontierMEDEX works closely with individual business and leisure travelers, corporations, scholastic institutions, government contractors, non-profit organizations and insurance companies.  Based on the international nature of their work, they often seek candidates with strong language abilities. 

  • Saludos
    Provides a free resume posting service used by thousands of Hispanic professionals and bilingual college graduates looking for employment.

Government and Legal

  • American Political Science Association
    Provides information on academic issues for political science majors. This site is academically focused and useful for students pursing graduate degrees in the field of political science.

  • Call To Serve
    Provides general information on federal jobs. Lists links of jobs in civil services. Extensive list of federal agencies.

  • Career Center
    Designed exclusively for new college graduates and graduating college seniors. Entry level professional and administrative federal jobs (GS-5 and GS-7) are separated into categories by major field of college study.

  • Federal Government Jobs
    Offers a search base for federal government jobs, advanced location matching technology, and a free job search results by email.

  • Federal Government Job Search
    Offers over 30,000 government job postings that are separated by federal, state or local government jobs. Also able to search by career field or location. Must be a member to the site to access most of the job openings.

  • Governmentwide Acquisition Management Program
    Managed by the Department of the Interior, this three-year internship program is designed to recruit, develop and retain diverse future leaders in the federal government's acquisition management field.

  • Internet Legal Resource Guide
    A categorized collection of websites selected by current law students which they believe would be among the most relevant to individuals applying to law school. Information on taking the LSAT, obtaining loans and grants, and recommended books for pre-law students.

  • Law Jobs
    Provides a search database for law related jobs by location or category, such as Admin/Office Support, Attorney, Legal Secretary, Paralegal, Public Interest/Non-Profit and many more. This site also offers a Career Center, Job Alerts and options to post resumes.

  • Making the Difference- Student Resources from the Partnership for Public Service
    Learn strategies for navigating a federal government job search, with information on jobs and internships.

  • Maryland State Agencies
    Features government related internship programs within the state of Maryland.

  • National Political Index
    Provides an index of substantive political information for voters, political activists, political consultants, lobbyists, politicians, academicians, and media editors with a wide range of products, information, services, simulations, games, and polling in an interactive communications environment.

  • Opportunities in Public Affairs
    Search for and entry through senior level jobs in the Washington, DC area and nationally, including Capitol Hill Jobs, Pr Jobs, and Jobs in Government Affairs, Legislation, and Journalism in Congressional Offices, the media, nonprofits, and corporations. Username: CDOGoucherCollege Password: students

Health

 

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    A branch of the government's Department of Health & Human Services, the CDC needs both scientific researchers as well as persons to work in administrative capacities.

  • Headhunter
    Includes career information such as resources, salary information, search assistance, and a search function for various health care opportunities.

  • Health eCareers
    Helps locate quality health care careers including Administration, Operations, Allied Health, Biotechnology, Dental, Nursing, Pharmaceutical and Physician or Doctor Specialties. A very helpful health career network.

  • Health Jobs USA
    Provides employment links for all areas of health care including nurses, pharmacists, ultrasound, allied health, physicians, business, and administration - jobs and employment links for all areas of health care, including nurses, pharmacists, ultrasound technicians, allied health, physicians, business, and administration.
  • Med Careers
    Offers thousands of postings. Job categories include physicians, nurses, pharmacy, clinical, dental, allied health, and sales & marketing.

  • Medzilla
    Posts opportunities for job seekers in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, science, medicine, and health care.

  • Minority Medical Education Program
    Offers summer educational experiences to help promising, highly motivated minority students gain admission to medical schools.

LGBTQ 

  • Gay and Lesbian Yellow Pages
    Publishes annual telephone information guides directed at the professional gay and lesbian community.
     
  • Human Rights Campaign
    Serves as the largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Americans.  Their site includes internship and job openings within the organization as well as opportunities to discuss workplace issues.

  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Career Resources
    Provides a collection of resources designed to offer a starting point in considering issues faced by LGBT people in the workplace.

  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Psychology Training
    Alliant International University - San Francisco is offering Clinical Ph.D. and Psy.D programs at the California School of Professional Psychology.  This program is one of few clinical psychology doctoral programs to offer extensive training in the areas of lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, and transgender (LGBT) psychology.  These programs are fully accredited by the American Psychological Association.

  • National Gay and Lesbian Taskforce
    The national progressive organization working for the civil rights of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered people. NGLTF's vision and commitment to social change is building a powerful political movement in the fifty states and the District of Columbia.

  • Out for Work
    Out for Work is a website that offers career resources for LGBTQ students through webpage resources, videos, and publications. Search through the library resources for articles and websites that can help you navigate questions that you may have while searching for a job such as locating LGBTQ friendly employers, handling the question of "should I be out at work?" or how to handle transitioning to being out at work, and many other questions LGBTQ students have during the job search process. Username: outforwork Password: cccp2013

Mental Health

  • Alliant International University 
    Offering Clinical Ph.D. and Psy.D programs at the California School of Professional Psychology. This program is one of few clinical psychology doctoral programs to offer extensive training in the areas of lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, and transgender (LGBT) psychology.

  • American Psychological Association
    Contains information on careers in psychology, educational requirements for various careers, print resources, and job listings. APA is the umbrella organization for all practitioners in the field of psychology.

  • American Sociological Association
    Includes student section containing information on college majors in sociology, careers in sociology, and preparation for careers in business and organizations for sociology graduates. Also contains an employment bulletin.

  • HSCareers
    Research human services careers. A good resource for information on conferences, seminars, workshops, job descriptions, etc. There is no charge for job seekers.

  • Kennedy Krieger Institute
    Provides support for children with developmental disabilities.

  • National Association of Social Workers
    Professional association web site for those interested in career in social work.

  • New Social Worker Online
    Search the "jobs page" for current social work job listings. Provides variety of job listings in many locations.
  • Psych Central
    Serves as a one-stop index for psychology, support, and mental health issues, resources, and people on the Internet, since 1995. The oldest annotated directory of mental health resources for professionals and consumers on the Internet.

  • Psych Web
    Provides resources for students and teachers of psychology. This site contains information on books, commerce, journals, and links to other psychology websites.

  • PsychGrad
    Includes detailed information on how to prepare for graduate school as an undergraduate, including seeking programs, letters of recommendation, doing research, and other recommendation. Also includes tips on how to succeed as a graduate student.

  • Sheppard Pratt Health Systems
    This huge behavioral health hospital has its main campus in Towson and satellite locations across the Baltimore/DC region.  Browse their current job openings page to see what types of opportunities are available.

  • Social Service
    Search job listings in areas of social service, including: mental health, substance abuse, youth services, criminal justice, domestic violence, community outreach, and a variety of other areas. Offers a free email notification service of new job postings and job-related links.

  • Social Work Job Bank
    Features real social work jobs at all levels, in a variety of settings, and in locations around the world, as well as articles and resources relating to careers in the profession of social work.

Multicultural/Resources for Diverse Populations

  • American Jewish World Service
    Provides humanitarian aid, technical support, emergency relief and skilled volunteers to grassroots project partners that are implementing small-scale, self-sustaining development projects in the areas of health care, education, economic development and agriculture reform in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East.

  • Black Collegian
    Provides cutting-edge information on career resources for black collegians, job search strategies, graduate school opportunities, career and industry reports are explored.

  • Black World
    Provides employment resources for professionals and entrepreneurs for African Americans and members of other ethnic groups. Published jointly by Blackworld and CareerMosaic.

  • Business and Professional Women's Foundation
    Provides networking opportunities, resources, career positioning, educational programs and visibility for its members nationwide.

  • Diversity Careers in Engineering & Information Technology
    Covers technical and career issues of interest to engineers and information technology professionals who are part of the growing diverse technical workforce.

  • Hillel
    Includes job opportunities within Hillel International, Fellowships, Jewish Educational Sources, and links to general information on Israel and Jerusalem. Provides resources for students and others interested in Jewish services and related topics.

  • IM Diversity
    Find a job with a diversity sensitive employer, view current opportunities, free customized resume and career management tool including a job search agent, and research and learn more about diversity sensitive employers.

  • INSIGHT Into Diversity
    Provides listings of jobs, internships, and fellowships for diverse populations.

  • Minority Medical Education Program
    Offers summer educational experiences to help promising, highly motivated minority students gain admission to medical schools. 


Music

  • New England Conservatory's Bridge: Worldwide Music Connection
    The NEC Bridge offers a wide range of musical opportunities for students to research and apply to, including performances, scholarships, festivals, workshops and master classes, and teaching opportunities. In order to access this resource, please call the CDO for the username and password (410-337-6191).


Nonprofit

  • AmeriCorps
    A network of national service programs that engage more than 50,000 Americans each year in intensive service to meet critical needs in education, public safety, health, and the environment. Learn about programs offered and benefits. Apply for positions online.

  • Bridgestar
    Offers placement services within the nonprofit sector.

  • Careers in Marketing
    Provides links to "100 Best Nonprofits to Work For," "Non-Profit Career Network," Non-Profits' and Education Job Finder," and "Opportunities in Non-Profit Careers."

  • Commongood Careers
    Founded by nonprofit industry professionals, Commongood Careers seeks to connect job seekers with social sector organizations.  Job seekers can apply to one or multiple jobs at a time.

  • Corporation for National and Community Service
    Community-based services working primarily with Americorps, Learn and Serve America, and Senior Services Corps.

  • Good Works
    Provides a national directory of social change organizations and is the first directory to present alternatives to traditional corporate employment. Lists the aims and projects of over 1000 organizations and provides background information on contacts, starting salaries and benefits, types of staff openings, available internships, annual budget and funding sources, and the application process. It also profiles individuals who are building public interest careers.

  • GuideStar Search
    "GuideStar's marketplace of information is the backbone of an effective, efficient and well-informed nonprofit sector. Using GuideStar, anyone with an interest in nonprofits can quickly find the answers they are looking for—certain in the knowledge that the information is the most comprehensive, current and accurate available—anywhere." (from GuideStar Website)

  • Idealist
    Review information on 20,000 nonprofit and community organizations in 150 countries, which you can search or browse by name, location or mission. Thousands of volunteer opportunities in your community and around the world, and a list of organizations that can help you volunteer abroad. Provides information on nonprofit jobs, internships, career fairs, and career resources.

  • Jobs for Change
    Advertises jobs from a wide range of social change organizations.

  • Maryland Association of Nonprofit Organizations
    Gain knowledge about Maryland nonprofits, learn about the nonprofit sector in Maryland as a whole, and gain an on-line source for information about what is happening with Maryland Nonprofits. Apply for membership online.

  • Nonprofit Career Network
    Serves as a one-step resource for nonprofit organizations and individuals seeking opportunities in nonprofit and volunteer organizations.

  • NonProfitjobs.org
    Serves as an online gathering place where employers and management personnel can post job opportunities or candidate credentials.

  • Nonprofit Job Seeker
    Post your resume and search for jobs in the nonprofit sector.

  • Opportunity Knocks
    Search the nonprofit career community by location or job type.

  • Philanthropy.com
    Offers an extensive job search database for opportunities that help improve the global community.
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  • Preservenet
    Provides a comprehensive database of regularly updated online resources and current professional opportunities in preservation.

Publishing

  • Bookjobs.com
    Search for jobs in different aspects of publishing and book production.

  • Media Bistro
    Dedicated to anyone who creates or works with content, or who is a non-creative professional working in a content/creative industry. That includes editors, writers, producers, graphic designers, book publishers, and others in industries including magazines, television, film, radio, newspapers, book publishing, online media, advertising, PR, and design.

  • Personnel Associates, Inc.
    A placement firm that specializes in the publishing industry. 

  • Publishers Marketplace
    A professional development resource for those in the publishing industry, Publishers Marketplace offers a job board with various different opportunities in publishing.

  • PublishingJobs.com
    Offers a career community and job postings for publishing professionals.

  • Telecommuting Publishing Jobs
    Provides listings of different freelance and telecommuting job opportunities within publishing.

  • The Write Jobs
    A speciality job board and career resource for journalism, media, publishing and writing professionals.

Science & Research

  • American Association of Physics Teachers
    Provides information on events, publications, and grants for physics teachers. Also contains useful information on teaching resources, career advice and other useful links.

  • American Chemical Society
    Includes job resources, employment surveys, salary and career development publications, networking, grants and awards information, continuing education, and additional resources.

  • American Mathematical Society
    Offers information on semester and summer programs in mathematics, jobs and internships, clubs, conferences, events and on-line journals, careers, awards and honorary societies.

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics Online
    Provides an annotated selection of the best and most interesting starting points related to CFD. Includes online resources, job database, book/literature guide, and online discussion forums.

  • Guide to Careers in Science Writing
    Provided by the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing, this guide gives an overview of the science writing profession.  The article highlights the types of science writers, job responsibilities and potential salary range for writers, and how to get started in this career path.

  • Lab Tech Jobs
    Search job sites, company career pages and associations for lab tech jobs.

  • Job Spectrum
    Serves as an online career and employment connection from the American Chemical Society.

  • Marine Science Careers
    Provides information on various careers within the field of marine science. Includes research and non-research oriented options.

  • MD Bio
    Advertises bio-science jobs in the Maryland region.

  • Medzilla
    Posts jobs in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, science, medicine, and health care.

  • National Science Foundation
    An independent federal agency created "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense." NSF funds a large number of research opportunities for undergraduate students through its Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Sites program.

  • New Scientist Jobs
    Access to an enhanced database full of jobs available in a variety of sectors, regions and disciplines.

  • On Assignment Lab Support
    Serves as "a recognized leader in the scientific staffing industry".  Check out this site if you are interested in being placed in short- or long-term jobs in the sciences.

  • Science Jobs.org
    Offers job searches by category including agriculture, animal sciences, computer science, engineering, mathematics, physics, biology, chemistry, environmental/earth sciences, medicine and other science-related potential occupations.

  • Science, Math, and Engineering
    Provides information for graduate students as well as undergrads -- choosing a graduate school, locating basic career information, and finding employment.

  • Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
    Contains a database with academic and nonacademic professional opportunities.

Technology

  • Diversity Careers in Engineering & Information Technology
    Covers technical and career issues of interest to engineers and information technology professionals who are part of the growing diverse technical workforce.

  • Graduating Engineer
    Designed for students graduating college and beginning careers in engineering and information technology. Geared towards recent graduates.

  • Guru
    Designed to connect freelancers, contractors, and consultants with individual project opportunities and business services.

  • IT Careers
    Provides a database for various IT positions throughout the nation. This site contains weekly featured webcasts on IT related topics, as well as featured career related articles. Also contains highlighted career information for those individuals just entering the IT field.

  • Target
    Offers tremendous opportunities for entry level professionals in a diverse array of fields, including information technology and management.  Those recruited to the Target team have significant opportunities for professional development, growth, and leadership.

  • Techies
    Search for various jobs in computer technology throughout the United States.  Research specific companies by geographic location.

Theatre

  • American Association of Community Theatre
    Professional organization for individuals working in community theatre. This site offers information on books, job listings, contests and tips.

  • AssistantDirectors.com
    Provides industry news, links to production guides for several states, and information about events, festivals, workshops, publications and resources for computer art, fashion, graphic design, and video/film.

  • Creative Capital
    Helps artists seek funding, as well as detailed instructions and tips for applying for grants. Includes links to sites by artistic discipline.

  • Creative Hotlist
    Provides job listings in the arts. Search by category, experience, or location. Post your resume and build a portfolio online.

  • Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance
    Under the leadership of the 25-year-old director of Baltimore's Single Carrot Theatre, the GBCA publishes cultural news and links in their bi-weekly job newsletter.

  • International Amateur Theatre Association
    Professional association for those interested in amateur theatre.

  • New York Foundation for the Arts
    Includes listings of various job opportunities nationwide. Also provides information on artists' fellowships, grants, and public programs.

  • Performing Arts
    Provides job search engine as well as an extensive list of links to various organizations.

  • Playbill
    This famed theatre production company also has a jobs and casting services online.

  • ShowBiz Jobs
    Access film, television, recording, multimedia and attractions job markets.

Women's Studies

  • Women Researching Women
    Includes information on women's issues and resources, including marriage, feminism, hobbies, beauty and fashion, homosexuality, recent publications, discussion forums, and more.

  • Yahoo's Women's Resources
    Provides resources for a variety of women's issues.


Career Development Office Disclaimer
Goucher College makes no representations or guarantees about positions listed by the Career Development Office, either on the website or in the CDO office. Goucher is not responsible for safety, wages, working conditions, or other aspects of off-campus employment. It is the responsibility of students to research the integrity and safety of the organizations to which they are applying. Students are advised to use caution and common sense when applying for any position with an organization or a private party.

This web site also contains links to other web sites not under the control of the Career Development Office and we are not responsible for the contents of any linked site. The CDO provides these links only as a convenience and assumes assume no liability for acts or omissions by third parties or for any material supplied by them.