Career Services Center

Links To Help You On Your Career Path

Alumni Career Contacts

Current students and alumni can access this resource to find fellow CMC graduates.

ClaremontConnect

Career Services uses a comprehensive online recruiting system developed by NACElink/Symplicity and shared by all of The Claremont Colleges. CMC's system is called ClaremontConnect, and it allows students to receive information from Career Services, search for on-campus jobs, internships and full-time positions. In addition, students can view and sign up for workshops, information sessions, career fairs, and special events at all 7 Colleges. Step by step video instructions on how to use ClaremontConnect can be found here.

General Job Sites

CareerBuilder

CareerBuilder offers a vast online and print network to help job seekers connect with employers. CareerBuilder.com powers the career sites for more than 9,000 Web sites, including 140 newspapers and broadband portals such as MSN and AOL.

JobWeb

A service of the National Association of College Employers, JobWeb offers career and job-search advice for new college graduates.

Career Research

Going Global

Going Global is a comprehensive database that is an exceptional tool for finding domestic and international career and employment resources, including job openings, internship listings, industry profiles and country and city-specific career information.

O*NET OnLine

The O*NET is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor and is one of the nation's primary sources of occupational information. The database is continually updated by surveying a broad range of workers from each occupation. Information from this database forms the heart of O*NET OnLine, an interactive application for exploring and searching occupations. The database also provides the basis for their Career Exploration Tools, a set of valuable assessment instruments for those looking to find or change careers.

Vault

One of most valuable research tools available for those going into the workforce, Vault.com provides over 2500 extended corporate profiles, industry profiles, information on top career paths, corporate culture, historical and current events, revenue, hiring practices, benefits, salary ranges, and employee surveys. Called "Cliffs Notes for Careers" by Forbes Magazine, Vault guides have been published since 1997 and are the premier source of insider information on careers.

Graduate School Information

American Medical Association

The mission at the American Medical Association is to promote the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health.

Association of American Medical Colleges
Graduate Guide

A directory of Graduate Schools in the United States and Canada, this site will help you find colleges and universities that offer accredited graduate programs that most interest you.

GradSchools.com

Welcome to GradSchools.com, the leading and most comprehensive online graduate school guide to find the best graduate schools and graduate degree programs. Search from over 60,000 masters, doctorate / doctoral, PhD and graduate certificate programs. Search by field of study, subject, specific school or metro area in the U.S. or internationally.

Graduate Management Admission Council

The members of GMAC value diversity in all aspects of management education and are committed to creating and promoting access to people throughout the world whose lives and careers could be enhanced through quality management education.

Law School Admission Council

Search for law schools that meet your needs using keywords, location, and your UGPA/LSAT combination. Customize detailed searches using essential, up-to-date data and program information provided by the law schools to the ABA and LSAC for the ABA-LSAC Official Guide to ABA-Approved Law Schools.

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Graduate School Testing

California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST)

Find up-to-date registration and test information, test preparation materials and services that enable you to register and obtain your unofficial test results online.

Educational Testing Services (ETS)

ETS develops, administers and scores more than 50 million tests annually — including the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests, the GRE® General and Subject Tests and The Praxis Series™ assessments — in more than 180 countries, and at over 9,000 locations worldwide.

Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT)

The Graduate Management Admission Test® (GMAT) is a critical part of the selective admissions process for nearly 4,000 graduate management programs at 1,800 schools around the world.

Graduate Record Exam (GRE)

The Graduate Record Examinations® (GRE®) General Test measures verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, and critical thinking and analytical writing skills. The GRE® Subject Tests gauge undergraduate achievement in 8 specific fields of study.

Law School Admission Test (LSAT)

The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is a half-day, standardized test administered four times each year at designated testing centers throughout the world. All American Bar Association-approved law schools, most Canadian law schools, and many other law schools require applicants to take the LSAT as part of their admission process.

Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)

The Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) is a standardized, multiple-choice examination designed to assess the examinee's problem solving, critical thinking, writing skills, and knowledge of science concepts and principles prerequisite to the study of medicine. Scores are reported in Verbal Reasoning, Physical Sciences, Writing Sample, and Biological Sciences. Medical colleges consider MCAT exam scores as part of their admission process.

Fellowships & Scholarships

Nationally Coveted Scholarships

Highly competitive and prestigious scholarship, fellowship and internship awards for college study, graduate school and postgraduate research. Free financial aid, scholarship grants, fellowship awards, student loans, internships, prizes, and stipends.

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Student Financial Assistance

Important information from the U.S. Department of Education on preparing for and funding education beyond high school.

Entertainment & Sports

Variety.com

Great resource for entertainment jobs. Click on CAREERS then SEARCH JOBS.

WorkInSports.com

Work In Sports is the #1 job board and employment resource in the sports industry featuring hard-to-find sports jobs and internships nationwide. Resources include resume posting, career tips, job and internship postings, rss feeds, career spotlights from sports industry executives, and a directory of sports industry contacts.

Entrepreneurship Jobs

Environmental Jobs

California Energy Commission

The California Energy Commission’s clean energy jobs website provides a comprehensive listing of green job resources.

Green Career Guide

The time to change your life for the better is NOW, Green Careers Guide is here to help. The world is transforming. Why not join the fastest growing job arena in the world?

Government Jobs

Federal Jobs by College Major
Federal & State Job/Internship Programs and Links
Making the Difference

Think you need a political science degree to work for the federal government? Think again! The federal government’s broad mission means there are jobs in every field. From architects to zoologists, the federal government is looking for a wide variety of talented and dedicated employees.

Partnership for Public Service
Gogovernment.org

Gogovernment.org is an online resource that helps you find and apply for government jobs, including tips on writing a federal resume and finding your fit in the federal government.

Opportunities in Public Affairs

Opportunities in Public Affairs is the #1 source of Capitol Hill jobs, D.C. area, and nationwide. (user name: CMCcsc850 and password: heggblade)

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USA-Jobs: Federal Jobs Database

USAJOBS is the official job site of the US Federal Government. It's your one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information

International Jobs

Going Global

Going Global is a comprehensive database that is an exceptional tool for finding domestic and international career and employment resources, including job openings, internship listings, industry profiles and country- and city- specific career information.

International Career Employment Weekly

Our Weekly publication lists over 500 vacancies with international programs, including hundreds of international development jobs. Employers pay to advertise some of their most important international job openings on these Hot Jobs pages, including many international development jobs.

Internships

InternshipPrograms.com

This is a free service website. Students must register with the site to access listings.

Non-Profit

Foundation Center's Philanthropy News Digest Job Board
Idealist.org

Idealist.org is a "global clearinghouse of nonprofit and volunteering resources", offering a directory of volunteer opportunities and other resources.

NonProfitCareers.org

NonprofitCareers.Org was created by the Society for Nonprofit Organizations in order to provide a low cost nonprofit job site for finding employees, board members, and volunteers.

Resume Resources

Salary

Glassdoor.com

Glassdoor.com is a free inside look at jobs and companies. Salary details, company reviews and interview questions—all posted anonymously by employees.

Salary.com

Salary.com’s team of compensation consultants reviews available, applicable market pay data to determine the true market for each job in the Salary Wizard.