The Career Development Center provides individualized assistance with the job or internship search to both on-campus and online students, so simply call 205-726-2980 to schedule an appointment. In the meantime, the following links can help you start to explore possibilities.

Job & Internship Search

General

  • Hire Samford (Powered by College Central Network): The place where employers post internship, part-time, and full-time positions specifically for Samford students and alumni, opportunities that may not be listed elsewhere.
  • Indeed: A job and internship search engine that will pull all non-password protected listings posted on the websites from organizations around the country.
  • LinkedIn: Find internships and jobs through the professional networking site that is widely used throughout the world.
  • Handshake: Access opportunities that employers pay to post to all students across the country.
  • Samford in D.C.: Learn about the structured, Samford-affiliated program to intern in D.C. at government agencies, non-profits, businesses, and more.

Government

  • USAJobs: The U.S. Government’s official site for (most) federal jobs.
  • Student & Recent Graduate Information: Learn about federal internships, the government’s recent graduate program, important tips, and more.
  • Go Government: Find information about various career fields, benefits of working for the federal government, and other helpful information.

International

  • UN Jobs: Search vacancies with the U.N. and other international organizations.
  • U.S. State Department: Explore opportunities with the Foreign Service, Civil Service, student programs, and more within the State Department.
  • Peace Corps: Learn about working at a grass-roots level in developing nations across the world, while gaining language and cross-cultural skills.
  • Idealist: Search internship, employment, and volunteer opportunities at non-profits in the U.S. and around the world.
  • MyVisaJobs: Learn what employers regularly sponsor students with H1-B visas, current jobs where sponsorship is available, and other helpful information.

Non-Profit

  • Hire Samford (Powered by College Central Network): The place where employers post internship, part-time, and full-time positions specifically for Samford students and alumni, opportunities that may not be listed elsewhere.
  • Alabama Association of Non-Profits: Search opportunities at Alabama-based non-profits.
  • Idealist: Search internship, employment, and volunteer opportunities at non-profits in the U.S. and around the world.
  • Work for Good: Another helpful resource to find opportunities in the non-profit world.

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