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ACS Chemistry for Life - Resource for students looking for a career in chemistry.
The Art Career Project - The most comprehensive resource for aspiring artists on the web. Search hundreds of career profiles and top art programs across the country.
Business Degree Guide and College Resource - Guides and resources that are helpful to prospective college students who are thinking of attending a business school.
CPA Requirements by State - While there are several accounting certifications available by area of specialty for aspiring accountants, none is as prestigious and respected as the Certified Public Accountant—or CPA—designation. Because CPAs are licensed at the state level, every state has its own requirements. This link is a compilation of all the information you’ll need to make the best decision for you.
Educate to Career - Leading resource for information relating to education attainment and career outcomes.
FastWeb.com - Leading online resource for finding scholarships to help pay for school.
Fire Science Online (A Guide to Public Service) - Working in public service represents an opportunity to serve others. However, public service is a broad term that encompasses a complex and multilayered range of public interests. Find out what public service is and learn more about the kinds of opportunities available to those looking to make a difference.
HowToBecome - Get tips and guides on how to become . . . anything! It's a great resource and jumping-off point for people unsure of how to get into a certain career.
Learn How To Become - Many people use “job” and “career” interchangeably. While true that each involves working and a wage, a career goes well beyond a paycheck. It’s the teacher whose lesson plans at 7am for twenty-five rowdy second graders. It’s the nurse who spends time with the disabled veteran on her ward 30 minutes after she’s clocked out. It’s the social worker who makes sure the kids in her care have a warm meal and clean clothes at Christmas time. A career is a commitment, a career is hard work, a career is a passion. Are you ready to find yours?
My Next Move - My Next Move is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration and developed by the National Center for O*NET Development. A Resource that helps explore what you want to do for a living.
Occupational Outlook Handbook - The OOH can help you find career information on duties, education, and training, pay, as well as an outlook for hundreds of occupations.
Peterson's Guide - All the information and tools you need to find, get into and pay for school.
Robert Half 2017 Salary Guide for Accounting and Finance - Our Salary Guides provide comprehensive data on average starting salaries for accounting and finance, administrative, technology, legal, and creative professionals.
What Can I Do with This Major? - Connect all majors with careers. For each major that interest you, choose "either the PDF or HTML version" to find an outline of common career areas, typical employers, and strategies designed to maximize career opportunities. Choose "Links" to find a list of websites that provide information about listed majors and related careers.
Accredited Schools Online - An all-inclusive Guidebook for Graduate Programs that discusses new degree options, paths to take, and scholarship opportunities.
Best Value Accounting Degrees - Interested in a future career in accounting? There are many accredited online accounting degree programs available but it can be difficult to determine what the best online accounting programs are to help you learn the skills you’ll need to work in the for-profit, non-profit, or public sector as an accountant. Many online accounting programs offer flexible study options and a lower overall cost than their on-campus equivalents making them an excellent value for budget-conscious students. Our best value list takes price, reputation, salary outlook, and job prospects into consideration to help you make an informed decision. Check out our list of top online accounting degrees to find a great value online accounting program for you.
Best Value Business Degrees - Looking for the top online business degree that will offer great value for money? While cost is important, we’ve ranked the top 56 online business programs we think have great benefits, learning opportunities, degree reputations, and salary projections at an affordable cost for out-of-state students. Whether you’re looking for a general business education or a specialization perfectly suited to your career plans, you will find the best online business degree courses to meet your needs and that won’t break the bank.
Best Value Finance Degrees - With jobs in the financial sector expected to increase in the coming years, completing an online finance degree may be a great way to gain new skills and experience and ultimately increase your job prospects or salary. In addition to the traditional financial analysis career path, a degree in finance can also prepare you for many different industries and sectors, including banking, insurance, and real estate. This page provides you with information about universities offering a finance degree online and the overall value for money you can expect.
GoGrad.org - Covering the cost of a master’s degree can be a significant financial investment. Fortunately, graduate students have a wide range of options, from federal loan programs to institutional scholarships. This guide examines the numerous ways students can finance a master’s degree and provides key details and insight on how (and where) to get started.
GradSchools.com - Making the decision to go to graduate school is no easy task. In the coming weeks and months, you will have to ask yourself a lot of questions, questions like: "Do I want to earn a master's degree or Ph.D.?" "What field of study interests me most?" "What course of study will help me reach my long-term career goals?" "How can I pay for this?" Since 1996 our team has been working to compile the most comprehensive listing of graduate programs available listing over 67,000 options, across master's degree programs, Ph.D. programs, and certificate programs.
graduateguide.com - A directory of graduate schools in the United States and Canada.
noodle.com - Get advice from a community of experts. Find schools, services, and learning materials that are just right for you.
phds.org - A comprehensive guide to graduate schools. Rank and search 19,079 Master's programs and Ph.D. programs at 2,240 US universities
Teacher.org - Teacher.org believes that teachers have the power to inspire our future. Your dedication to the field of education is immensely commendable. Whether you are an experienced teacher who is continuing their education, or a teacher candidate who has just begun the process - we want to support you.
Employment Opportunities in Western New York:
Career OneStop - Source for career exploration, training, and jobs.
Nursing Jobs US - Source for nursing jobs.
CompHealth - Healthcare staffing.
Payscale.com - Find out what you should be paid.
Agencylist.org - AgencyList.org is a creative resource operated by SEMCentric Online Marketing to help businesses, students, and industry professionals find the top advertising agencies in every major market across the country. In addition to ad agencies, Agency List also provides fast clutter-free access to the nation's top SEO companies, web design firms, digital marketing agencies, video production shops, universities, job placement resources, industry associations and professional communities.
Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman - The Office of the New York State Attorney General ("OAG") has part-time internship positions for volunteers or externships for course credit open for the 2016/2017 academic year for undergraduate and graduate students.
Buzzfile.com - The most advanced freely available company information resource in the market today. Buzzfile provides users more content and productivity tools than premium resources costing hundreds of dollars. On Buzzfile, you can access detailed information on virtually every company in the U.S., as well as a map, save and share your search results.
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Careers - Make a difference in your career. Consider the global employment opportunities at the CIA. We're looking for a diversity of people for the important job of keeping America safe.
ChemistryJobs.com - Chemistry and chemical jobs worldwide.
College Grad Job Hunter - Provides assistance to the college grad in all aspects of their job search.
Common Good Careers - Is a search firm that places managers into nonprofit organizations. In the Find a Job part of the site, you can apply for positions its clients need to fill. For instance, Greenpeace recently listed openings for a grassroots director and a director of online strategy, both in either San Francisco or Washington, D.C.
Emerging Leaders Internship Program - The Emerging Leaders Internship Program for College Students with Disabilities gives college students with disabilities the opportunity to jumpstart their career path and gain a competitive edge. The Emerging Leaders Internship Program for College Students with Disabilities, funded by The UPS Foundation and coordinated by the National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center, is a highly competitive program that places top undergraduate and graduate college students with disabilities in fulfilling internships nationwide that also provide them with meaningful leadership development and networking opportunities.
Federal Bureau of Investigation - Honors Internship Program - The FBI often participates in career fairs and other recruiting events where interested candidates have an opportunity to meet an FBI employee and learn more about internship opportunities and specific volunteer internships such as the FBI's Behavioral Science Unit in Quantico, Virginia, through our Visiting Scientist Program. FBI Internships offer undergraduate (second-semester freshman, sophomore, junior or senior) and graduate school students throughout the United States an exciting insider's view of FBI operations, and provide an opportunity to explore the many career opportunities within. Interns will be assigned to FBI field office locations or FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C.; the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia; the Criminal Justice Information Services Division (CJIS) in Clarksburg, West Virginia or other off-sites.
Federal Bureau of Investigation - Wounded Warrior Pilot Program - The FBI Wounded Warrior Pilot Program (WWPP) is a Department of Defense (DoD) initiative that follows the Government Executive Order # 13518, November 9, 2009, Employment of Veterans in the Federal Government. This program affords the FBI the opportunity to support veterans during their medical recovery as well as prepare them for future employment with the federal government.
FinancialJobs.com - Take the next step in your accounting or finance career: Post your resume for free and get in front of thousands of hiring managers today!
Glass Door - Search jobs from over 20,000 jobs sites, newspapers and company career pages. Great for salary and company insights as well.
Idealist.org - Top website for jobs, internships and volunteer opportunities in the not-for-profit sector.
Indeed.com - Indeed is the #1 job site worldwide, with over 180 million unique visitors per month from more than 50 countries in 28 languages.
Internships.com - 75,000+ internship positions from 35,635 companies located in 6,641 cities across all 50 states and growing!
Jobs4HR.com - Search for Human Resource jobs.
JournalismJobs.com - Job listings for online media, newspapers, tv, radio, magazines, nonprofits, and academia.
LinkedIn Jobs - Research and pursue job opportunities tailored to you.
LinkedIn Internship Jobs - Research and pursue internships tailored to you.
Money Jobs - Search and apply for the best finance and accounting jobs.
NACE Salary Calculator - The NACE Salary Calculator Center is the hub for compensation data, with salary data for more than 500 occupations in 560 regions of the United states.
Neuvoo.com - Job search engine that indexes jobs directly for free from companies' career websites, placement agencies and job boards. They centralize all jobs available on the web to help people find new career opportunities. They currently have over 5 million jobs posted in the US including internships and entry level positions.
Police Employment - Browse hundreds of police jobs and find out how to qualify for them. You can train for police work, private investigation, homeland security, etc.
Science Jobs - The best science and technology jobs, courses and career advice from New Scientists.
Social Service Jobs - Free services for job seekers. Very inexpensive services for employers. SocialService.Com is the job site for social work, counseling, psychology, mental health, case management, EAP, volunteer management, substance abuse treatment, domestic violence, community development, youth development, child welfare, developmental disabilities and all other areas of social services.
The NonProfit Times - A trade publication for nonprofit managers. Its website houses the Non-Profit Job Career Center, where you can search by keyword, field, location, salary, level (entry, experienced or internship) and required education. This website is also an excellent place to keep up with news in the nonprofit world, including stories about who’s hiring and who’s laying off employees.
The Write Jobs - Specialty job board contains job listings for editors, writers, technical writers, journalists, medical writers and more.
YouTern - Savvy internship and job advice PLUS job search and internship search engines. One stop job shopping!
ZipRecruiter - Search hundreds of job boards at once to find the best match for you.
njschooljobs.com - Leading advertiser of educational job opportunities throughout the state of New Jersey. Job seekers will find openings from Public, Private, Charter and Parochial Schools as well as vacancies with Summer Camps looking for qualified professionals.
PA-Educator.net - PA-Educator.net is the premier site for seeking employment in Pennsylvania schools and is free to applicants
Pareap - Pennsylvania REAP is a free service designed to help educators find new and exciting teaching jobs, administrative jobs and other related service positions in Pennsylvania. Through REAP, you can find employment from 950 school districts and private schools nationwide. Human Resource departments find REAP is an invaluable service that can help you find the right educators, administrators or staff your district is looking for.
SchoolSpring - SchoolSpring is the best place to manage your education career. Access thousands of job openings nationwide from all over the Web in a single, easy-to-search engine.
Teach for America - Places the country’s brightest minds (recent college grads) in low-performing school districts, with the goal of raising test scores and closing the vast education gap that exists in America today. In our country, where a person is born has a direct impact on their educational success. By sending the smartest of the smart into struggling schools to teach all subjects and all grades, Teach For America aims to close that educational gap and give every student the chance he or she deserves. A teaching degree is not a requirement for this program, but intelligence and determination absolutely are.
Teachers-Teachers.com - The internet's largest resource for teaching jobs can be found. Education's premier recruitment service - it's free to teachers, administrators, speech pathologists, and other personnel looking for a job in education. Over 1,700 school systems post their jobs here.
Green Dream Jobs - Your home for green jobs: renewable and clean energy jobs (solar, wind jobs), green building jobs, organic jobs, and all environmental and sustainable jobs.
Green Job Bank - The Green Job Bank is a job search engine that indexes green jobs from green job boards, general job boards, and green employers websites.
O*Net Resource Center - The National Center for O*NET Development, as part of its efforts to keep up with the changing world of work, investigated the impact of green economy activities and technologies on occupational requirements and the development of New and Emerging (N&E) occupations. Results of the research led to the identification of green economic sectors, green increased demand occupations, green enhanced skills occupations, and green new and emerging (N&E) occupations. These occupations are now reflected in the O*NET-SOC system.
What are they?
Professional Associations are organizations comprised of members who share the same occupations or related occupations. They meet to promote their profession, to learn and network for personal / career and organizational success. Below are links to a number of professional associations. Take the time to find out more about them and consider a student or regular membership. It could be your best career move!
- National Society of Accountants
- National Association of State Boards of Accountancy
- American Accounting Association
- American Art Therapy Association
- American Institute of Graphic Arts
- American Society of Artists
- Society of Illustrators
- American Institute of Biological Sciences
- American Society for Cell Biology
- Ecological Society of America
- American Society for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
- Association of American Educators
- Association for Childhood Education International
- National Association for the Education of Young Children
- National Council of Teachers of English
- National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
- National Education Association
- National Science Teachers Association
- National Council for the Social Studies
- Public Relations Society of America
- Association for Women in Communications
- Society for Technical Communication Inc.
- American Bankers Association
- National Association of Credit Management
- Association for Investment Management and Research (Chartered Financial Analyst Program)
HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT
- Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM)
- American Society for Training &Development
- Labor and Employment Relations Association
- American Marketing Association
- Sales and Marketing Services International
- Marketing Research Association
PHILOSOPHY / RELIGION
- American Psychological Association
- Association for Psychological Sciences
- National Rehabilitation Association
City of Buffalo
City of Niagara Falls
New York State
Federal Government Job Search - Search all the Federal Government jobs for free. Job search by keyword, agency, job category, and zip code.
Government Jobs - Leading government career site devoted to helping professionals find local government jobs for city, county and state agencies.
USAJOBS - US government department and agencies