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ECU Career Services is committed to supporting the career development needs of diverse populations. We encourage you to set up a 1-on-1 appointment with your career counselor by calling 252.328.6050. The following tools will also support your career-development efforts.

Resources for African American Students

Resources for Asian American Students

Resources for International Students

Visa Tips

Job and Internship Listings and Advice

  • GoinGlobal:  Industry trends, job search information, and cultural advice in 40 countries.  For access, log in to SIS, click on “WebCenter” under the Student Living Menu link, then click on “Career Center Web Resources”.
  • University of Michigan International Center – Great information on visas, immigration and employment options for those on F-1 and J-1 visas (and others)
  • One Day One Job Blog – Job search tips for international students; additional job search tips and articles available here.
  • iHipo – International job and internship database
  • International Careers Consortium (ICC) – Annual conferences in the Boston area for American students considering international careers and international students looking to work in the US or in countries other than their own.

Adjusting to a New Culture

Communication Skills Training

Resources for Latino Students

Resources for LGBTQ Students

Resources for Military Veterans

Resources for Native American Students

Resources for Student Athletes

Resources for Students with Disabilities

Job and Internship Search Resources

  • Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities (COSD) – Professional association offering career resources and a national conference for students and professionals
  • Entry Point! – American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) program that offers paid summer internship opportunities in STEM fields
  • Emerging Leaders Summer Internship Program – Summer internship and leadership development opportunities for undergraduate/graduate students
  • Lime Connect – Scholarship, internship and fellowship opportunities for students and alumni
  • Getting Hired – Job search website dedicated to bridging the gap between job seekers with disabilities and employers looking to hire
  • Ability Jobs – Division of ABILITY magazine that features job listings and virtual career fairs
  • AbilityLinks – Job listings, resume posting and mentoring opportunities
  • disABLEDperson.com – Job listings for persons with disabilities

Employment Agencies/Placement Services

Advocacy Organizations

Additional Publications

Resources for Women