Career Connections Center
Laura Shackelford, Director
Denton: WH 200
Dallas: Student Life Office, Suite 3603
Houston: Campus Management Student Services, Room 1300-J
The Career Connections Center serves as a bridge from your educational experience to the world of work. We are here to help you with all aspects of your career planning, from choosing a major to negotiating a salary. The Career Connections Center has professional and friendly staff available to work with students from each TWU College and campus providing tailored advising to meet individual needs.
Offering a wide variety of programs to aid students throughout the career exploration and preparation process, we partner with you to:
Choose a major and connect academics to careers
Design a plan for success
Connect to potential career and internship opportunities
Connect with employers in fields of interest and learn the effective job search strategies to get you where you want to be
Whether you are on-campus or on-line, the Career Connections Center has programs, tools, and resources available to assist you as you prepare for and make career decisions.
Self-exploration assessment tools
No appointment needed, drop-in hours for resume and cover letter critiques along with other career-related questions
On-line resources including tools to assist you with resume and letter writing, interview practice, portfolio development, and more
Career advising appointments
Workshops and seminars on a wide range of relevant career-related topics
Job postings, career fairs, on-campus interviews
So come visit us and make a connection that can lead to your career success!