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CU Boulder Career Services provides numerous online tools and recorded workshops to support you wherever you are in your journey — from mapping out career pathways to preparing for the job and internship interview process.

Online Tools

CU Boulder Majors and ProgramsCU Boulder Majors and Programs
College is about being who you want to be. At CU Boulder we have something for everyone, no matter what you want to do. We offer 85 majors at the bachelor’s level and more than 100 master’s, doctoral and professional degree programs in a full range of disciplines. Start exploring!

 

YouScienceYouScience
YouScience uses a series of brain games to measure your aptitudes (abilities most important to career success). The results include a review of your natural strengths and interests, and matching to 600+ careers, with detailed information about each, like salary, a day-in-the-life, etc. Check out this video to learn more about how YouScience can help you plan for college and career success. To find out more and get access, come to a drop-in at Career Services.

 

What Can I Do with This Major?What Can I Do with This Major?
Whether you’re exploring majors or searching for information about your chosen field, this tool will help you connect majors to careers. Learn about typical career areas and types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.

HandshakeHandshake
Handshake is the number one way college students find jobs. Join today to explore your career options, find jobs and internships and connect with employers students from CU Boulder. Complete your profile and employers are five times more likely to find you!

 

GoinGlobalGoinGlobal
Let your career ambitions cross borders with expert advice on how to find a job or internship in your dream location or close to home. Search 16 million+ worldwide job opportunities and view thousands of internship listings.

Note: To access when you are not on campus, please log in via Handshake > Career Center > Resources.

O*NET OnLineO*NET OnLine
This tool for career exploration and job analysis includes detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, students, researchers and more.

 

YouScienceYouScience
YouScience uses a series of brain games to measure your aptitudes (abilities most important to career success). The results include a review of your natural strengths and interests, and matching to 600+ careers, with detailed information about each, like salary, a day-in-the-life, etc. Check out this video to learn more about how YouScience can help you plan for college and career success. To find out more and get access, come to a drop-in at Career Services.

 

VaultVault
Find out what it’s really like to work within an industry, company or profession, and how to position yourself to start, advance or change your career. View company rankings, browse company reviews and explore internships.

Note: To access when you are not on campus, please log in via Handshake > Career Center > Resources.

InterviewStreamInterviewStream
Build the skills that employers are looking for in their new hires by doing mock interviews online.

 

GlassdoorGlassdoor
Find out what it’s really like to work within an industry, company or profession, and how to position yourself to start, advance or change your career. View company rankings, browse company reviews and explore internships.

 

PrivateFolioPrivateFolio
Solicit, manage and send confidential letters of recommendation along with other documents and credentials with this secure file management service.

 

LinkedIn LearningLinkedIn Learning
This online library of high-quality video tutorials created by industry professionals teaching a wide variety of software tools and skills is free for current CU Boulder faculty, students and staff.

CU Boulder Career ServicesTesting Services
Professional graduate school admission and certification exams, including the ACT, LSAT, MCAT, SAT and more.

 

ChronicleVitaeChronicleVitae
Jobs in higher education, career resources and advice from The Chronicle of Higher Education. Create a free profile to access webinars, job alerts and more.

The VersatilePhDThe Versatile PhD
The Versatile PhD is an online resource designed to help members of the graduate community who are interested in exploring non-academic career options. All graduate students, postdocs and alumni have free access to premium resources provided through the CU Boulder’s subscription.

 

Options for SuccessOptions for Success
Options for Success is a six-module career exploration course that is designed to assist graduate students and postdoctoral scholars in professional development. The course covers topics from identifying viable career paths, understanding the link between their degrees and the professional world, and managing the transition process from university to finding meaningful careers.

 

ImaginePhDImaginePhD
A career exploration and planning tool for the humanities and social sciences. Assess your career-related skills, interests and values. Explore careers paths appropriate to your disciplines. Create self-defined goals. Map out next steps for career and professional development success.

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