Below is a partial list that may prove useful as you begin a search.  For other resources, employer networks and alumni mentor network opportunities and information, please visit the career development center.

For other resources such as employer directories, industry information, and how-to job search guides, visit our Career Resource Center located in Career Development  in the Student Services Building, 2nd Floor.


Career Exploration and Resources
Occupational Outlook Handbook Online 
CareerOneStop - Department of Labor information - Graduate school programs by region
Peterson’s - College & University information on graduate and undergraduate programs
O*Net OnLine - Descriptions of occupations with related skills, duties, training, and salary
NYS CareerZone - Explore careers and search jobs listed with the NY State Dept. of Labor
Job Start 101 - Video tips and real-world training; downloadable workbook
Social Jobs Partnership 
NYC Remote Learning Summer Immersion Program
Internship Search Sites

Chegg Internships - Internship search and resources
InternJobs - Internship search - Online source for internships
NYC  DCAS - Internship programs in NYC
Handshake - Job and internship opportunities for college students. Open to students from all colleges.

Job Search Sites

Linkedin - Job search through LinkedIn. View our Maximize LinkedIn workshop presented by Chaim Shapiro, a national speaker and trainer on LinkedIn.
WayUp - A free, easy-to-use platform for early-career professionals to explore job and internship opportunities, receive advice, and get discovered by employers. Every student who applies to a job or internship on the platform will hear back from the employer within 24 hours.
AfterCollege - Explore jobs for recent graduates
College Grad - Great site for Grad School lists by area of study
Career One Stop -America’s job bank, Department of Labor lists
Center for Communications - media jobs & internships
Coolworks - Summer & non-traditional jobs
Monster - Entry level jobs
Job Hunters Bible - Job search tips and information
Wall Street Journal - National and International business and jobs
The Journal News- Westchester & Rockland jobs and news
The New York Times - jobs
News Link - National newspaper links, search want ads in other cities
Camp Staff - Jobs with summer camps
Job Volume - Job and Internship Search
Indeed - One search; all jobs
Simply Hired -  Search in one place for millions of jobs, from thousands of websites
QuadJobs -Connects  students to local part-time/temp/odd-job opportunities in businesses and in households .
JobNow:  Resume assistance, interview prep and career coaching 
Smithsonian Office of Fellowships and Internships
What Employers Want - Video from NACE - Human Services Career Network and Job Search Site
Handshake - Job and internship opportunities for college students. Open to students from all colleges.

Employer Research
D&B Hoovers - Company and Industry information
Vault - Employer information by industry and jobs
Financial Job Network - Financial industry information and jobs
Bureau of Economic Analysis
US Census Bureau - Foreign Trade regulations and information
Glassdoor - Research employee reviews, salaries, and interview questions.
Buzzfile - Explore employers by major

Educate to Career - ETC Salary Calculator Center - Compare salaries by area and job title
Salary Expert - Regional salary comparison by job title
NY Times - Classified section salary calculator
US Bureau of Labor Statistics - National Compensation Survey
Occupational Outlook Handbook Online
O*Net - Provides salary information by state for occupations
PaycheckCity - Salary paycheck calculator to estimate income after taxes
AAUW - Free e-course, AAUW Work Smart Online, empowers women with the skills and confidence they need to negotiate a fair salary and benefits.


Business & Finance
 Career Bank -  Accounting, Finance and Banking Career Network
Financial Job Network
Finance Jobs - Finance and Accounting jobs
Great Insurance Jobs - Underwriter Insurance jobs
10 Good Minutes - Career and Entrepreneurship Advice for Young Professionals
E Financial Careers - Financial career matchmaking.
Insurance Underwriting Web - Insurance Underwriting Jobs
Long Island University - LIU offers an MBA program, right here at  Purchase, including the Early Admit MBA Program. LIU offers special scholarships for the Purchase community. 
Computers & Technology
Dice - Largest IT site
Society for Technical Communication - Resources for technical writers
 Just Tech Jobs - Job search by skill
Game Jobs - Jobs in the video and computer gaming industry

Workplace Diversity - Job Search Engine
Equal Opportunity Publications - Career Center
Human Rights Campaign - Diversity issues including Gay & Lesbian issues Disability
National Business & Disability Council - Site for bringing employees with disabilities into the workplace
National Business & Disability Council - Job Site for jobseekers with disabilities
Hire Disability Solutions - Job search
Deaf Job Wizard - Job search site for hearing impaired job-seekers 
Diversity Working - Job Search Engine for GLBT friendly companies
Pink Jobs - Search engine for LGBT, Gay Friendly Jobs and Candidates
Foreign Labor Certification Data Center - Searchable database of employers who have previously applied to sponsor foreign labor
Connecticut Association of Latinos in Higher Education - Job listings
Asian Diversity Inc. - Connecting Asian talent with corporate America as well as the multinational corporations. 
NYC Remote Learning Summer Immersion Program

Film/Entertainment/Media & Communications

COVID-19 Resources for Artists Music, Theater Arts, Film, TV, Media jobs, and internships - NYC Mayor’s Office of Film, Theatre & Broadcasting - International Film & TV Production Resources - Job and industry information in the media - Journalism Jobs - Public Relations Jobs - Jobs/internships in the publishing industry - Journal Covering the Newspaper Industry - Technical writing job resource - Tips and job search - The Write Job - Search Freelance Creative Writing - Community of young magazine editors and magazine-editor wannabes. -  Disney | ABC Writing Program

Green Careers  - Promotes socially-and environmentally-responsible career choices.  - Free Job Posting for Green Careers and Corporate Responsibility  - National Parks Conservation Association  - Free job listings for Green Careers  - Coalition for Human Needs   - The On-line Environmental Community   - Promotes voluntary land conservation and works with nonprofit land trusts - Environmental Jobs and Internships - Green jobs - Public interest law firm dedicated to protecting the earth. - Wildlife in Crisis - Online center for people who want to switch to a green career or find a green job - Job board and resources in renewable energy
Health & Science - The New York Academy of Science; Science Alliance – Professional network for scientists/researchers and job search - Interactive health careers site that explains the array of health professions - Science jobs listed by area - Life science and physical science jobs - Environmental Careers Organization - Environmental Career Center, LLC - Jobs in Biotech, Healthcare, Science, and Pharmaceuticals -  Becoming a physician - Jobs in science - Pharmaceutical Online job search - Chemistry jobs - Healthcare jobs - Provides information and resources about public health topics
Human Services & Education - The Chronicle of Higher Education, jobs and articles  - NY State Department of Education  - Social Service jobs  - American Psychological Association – Public, private and technical school jobs  - Great entry level and internship listings, career fairs – Job bank and news for social work – Jobs in higher education  - Human Services Career Network

 Some of these organizations can assist in finding work/volunteer/internship abroad (some for a fee) - Peace Corps - BUNAC - Council on International Exchange - Careers with the Department of State - AIESEC -Transitions Abroad - Working, interning and volunteering abroad - World Teach - InterExchange - Working Abroad - Volunteers for Peace - Information from the U.S. Dept. of State for American citizens travelling abroad - Research employee reviews, salaries, and interview questions in 12 countries

ESL - Dave’s ESL Cafe - ESL Jobs - ESL Teachers Board - ESL (works with public school boards & private schools in South Korea, Taiwan and China) - AEON Corporation (ESL Opportunities in Japan)
  - Worldwide English language education
Law & Government - The Federal Government’s official job site  Federal Government job opportunities for students and recent graduates - A joint initiative between the Partnership for Public Service and the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM).  Search for jobs and internships. - Partnership for Public Service -Federal, State and Local government jobs - Rankings of the best opportunities in the federal government.
GPO - Printed government information -Westchester County government information and jobs - NY State Jobs - Legal jobs and information
Idealist- Nonprofit site, internships and jobs - The Washington Center for Internships & Academic Seminars - Foreign Policy Association - jobs and information - Info on summer institutes in DC & the Capital Semester
NYC Office of the Mayor Jobs - Career opportunities with the NYC Mayor’s Office
Music/Arts Administration - Orchestral job vacancies world wide - internships and job searches; interviews and career advice from working musicians -Find business contact information” –Internships and jobs - Job search - Performing arts career resources/job search. Subscriber-based and free services - Jobs in music/the performing arts
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts - Provides access to free or low fee legal services 
Non-Profit  - Great entry level and internship listings, career fairs - Nonprofit Westchester - Jobs and internships - Ralph Nader’s site for activist causes -The Foundation Center site with grant and fellowship information - The Job Corner of the Philanthropy News Digest - Guide Star - Database of non-profit organizations  - Volunteer Solutions - Not-for-Profit jobs
Idealist Career Guide - Comprehensive nonprofit career guide  - The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Performing Arts/Arts Administration - jobs in stage and theatre - Variety Magazine site, jobs and articles  - Casting and career tips for film and theater  (ARTSEARCH) - Theatre Communications Group’s job search site (call x6370 for username/password) - Search for jobs in the arts  - Dance jobs – Various internships and jobs - The Entertainment Professionals Network – A guide to arts in Westchester - events, grants, links to local artists, internships, etc. - Jobs in the performing arts
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts - Provides access to free or low fee legal services 
Sales, Advertising & Marketing - Retail recruiting board - Marketing and sales jobs - Advertising and marketing jobs - Advertising Age website - American Advertising
Sports and Recreation - Community of current and former student-athletes, college athletic departments, alumni mentors and employers - Jobs in sports - Link to job boards for multiple sports organizations - Career Development and Advice - Careers at ESPN - National Recreation and Park Association Job Search - College Sports Information Directors of America Career Center

Teaching Resources

Purchase College Agreements with Graduate Programs - Opportunities with Bank Street Graduate School of Education and LIU Hudson, including the First-Step Teacher Education Program.
Teaching Certification in NY State - Office of Teaching Initiatives - Information on Licensing and certification requirements for teaching in New York state - New York State Teacher Certification Examinations - NYC Department of Education - Teach NY - information on becoming a NYC school teacher - American Board Passport to Teaching - Online alternative teacher certification program
New York State Teacher Preparation Programs - List from NYSED - United Federation of Teachers - union for non-supervisory teachers who work in NYC public Schools - Federation of 900 local unions for those in the teaching profession in NY State - National Association of Independent Schools - sponsors nationwide conferences and job fairs for teachers
TEFL Worldwide Prague - Teaching English as a Foreign Language program in Prague - Jobs and Career information for educators - Directory of teacher education degree and certificate programs - Information on becoming a teacher in any state across the country - Information about teacher training, certification programs, and education  - Bard Masters of Arts in Teaching Program

 Teaching Job-Sites & Agencies
K-12 Jobs - Teaching Jobs and Administrative School Positions at Public and Private Institutions
HigherEd Jobs -The leading source for jobs and career information in academia
TeacherVision - Dedicated to helping teachers save time. Find 20,000 pages of classroom-ready lesson plans, printables, and resources
K12JobSpot -Education’s premier teacher recruitment service
Visual Arts/Arts Administration
World Wide Arts Resources - Arts employment
Americans for the Arts - Job Bank
Northwest Connecticut Arts Council
Connecticut Department of Economic & Community Development
Idealist - Non-profit and arts internships and jobs
 NY Foundation For the Arts - Jobs, grants and information
Americans for the Arts - includes a job bank
Communication Arts - Site for the professional creative marketplace
College Art Association - Career center
ArtDeadline - source for income & exhibition opportunities
ArtsWestchester - A guide to arts in Westchester - events, grants, links to local artists, internships, etc. 
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts - Provides access to free or low fee legal services 
Freelancers Union - gives members access to education, resources, community, benefits, and a political voice.