Overview of Services Provided
- Individual Career ConsultingStudents are encouraged to discuss their choice of major, as well as related career plans, with the counseling staff of Career Services. Appointments for these services are recommended at least 24 hours in advance. Our professional staff is also available to review resumes and cover letters, and offer suggestions for possible improvement.
- Assessment InventoriesCareer assessments can help students understand their skills, interests, personality traits, work values, and how these relate to majors and jobs. If you are interested in an assessment, contact Career and Testing at 409-880-8878, and consultants can assist you with the assessment process.
- Information on MajorsVarious handouts provide information on each major with regard to related areas of the work world, typical employers, professional associations, and job search strategies. Everything from Health to Communication to Business to Education, we have helpful array of take-home information for practically every occupational field.
- Career Resource LibraryOur career library offers a wide range of books, magazines, and brochures addressing all occupational areas. Career books, occupational guides, and directions can be used to clarify and confirm your initial impressions about a career field and to obtain occupational descriptions. Ten computers are also available for your career planning and job search needs.
Job Search Strategies