Graduate Student Services

University Career Services provides career counseling/exploration and job search help to University of Houston graduate students and alumni for careers within and beyond academe. These services focus on the unique vocational needs of graduate students. Services include:

  • Discuss your choice of career
  • Have your resume/c.v. critiqued
  •  Establish a credential file for application to education/academic jobs
  • Find out what you can do with a graduate degree in your field
  • Learn how to research different career fields/employers
  • Gather information about salaries and find out how to evaluate job offers
  • Participate in a “mock interview” for academic & non-academic positions
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses, pinpoint interests and clarify values
  • Learn about the importance of “networking” and how to accomplish it
  • Find out how you can make yourself a more qualified job candidate
  • Learn how best to use the Internet in your job search

To schedule an appointment with a career counselor, log into Cougar Pathway