Explore Careers

Explore Where Villanovans Go After Graduation

The Career Center surveys graduates up to 6 months after they complete their degrees. You can find out where they work, their job titles, where they go to graduate school and more. The list is searchable by major. Check it out here.

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BridgeMyCareer

BridgeMyCareer is an application that uses a scientific approach to directly match alumni and students to employment opportunities—permanent and internships. After choosing to "Become a Member," select Villanova University from the Affiliated School dropdown to begin.

Candid Careers

Candid Career

Candid Career is a website containing thousands of videos of informational interviews conducted with real professionals.  The Villanova University Career Center has partnered with them to provide you with a unique “Villanova exclusive” channel which enables you to view videos of Villanova alumni talking about their work and life. If you’re interested in exploring a career option, take the next step and watch videos on Candid Career anywhere you have access to the internet!  Search videos by industry, career title, college major, keywords, and more. Get started by clicking on the Candid Career logo and accessing the Villanova-exclusive link on our site. 

Career Insider

Career Insider powered by Vault

Comprehensive online career resources. Content is updated daily. Industry and Career Guides, Employer Profiles, A Day in the Life...., view online or print copies. Click on the icon to gain access to the link.

Focus

Focus

Focus is a self-paced, online career and education planning tool for use by college students. It will enable you to self-assess your career-relevant personal qualities and explore career fields and major areas of study that are most compatible with your assessment results. Students who use FOCUS make better decisions about their goals and plans and learn how to self-manage their careers. Use FOCUS to help you choose or change your major and also to verify your preferences or early choice of a career field.

Job Choices

NACE Job Choices:

The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) connects campus recruiting and career services professionals, and provides best practices, trends, research, professional development and conferences. The following links will take you to the Job Choices Magazine provided through NACE and will provide you with excellent job search information. Click on the icon to gain access to: Business & Arts; Diversity; and Engineering & Science.

Reference USA

Reference USA

Reference USA is a directory with US private and public company reports also including household data. One source accessible by selecting "international businesses" provides international company, industry (Datamonitor, Freedonia, BMI) and executive reports. Industry financial norms from RMA and trade and business news. Reference USA is only available to Villanova students and alumni.  Click on the Reference USA icon to gain access to the link.

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U. S. Department of Labor - Occupational Outlook Quarterly

The OOQ offers practical information on jobs and careers. Articles are written in straightforward, non-technical language and cover a wide variety of career- and work-related topics such as occupations by industry, tips for jobseekers, unusual occupations, and results of new studies from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

WetFeet

WetFeet

Wetfeet gives you access to a library of tips and articles to help in your career hunt. Careers and Industries Overview; Guides, Internships; ask questions, Get Advice, and more.

What Can I do With This Major

What Can I do With This Major?

“What Can I do With This Major?” is a website that helps you connect majors to careers.  Whether you are exploring multiple majors or searching for information about your chosen field, this site will be a helpful resource.  Learn about the typical career areas and the types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate. Continue your research on majors and careers through the websites provided. Click on the icon to gain access to the link.