Internet Resources

No matter where you are in your career, the Internet is a great research tool. Click on the links below to start your journey. As with any tool, it can become outdated quickly, but we will update as best we can. If you find a web site that may be useful to other Drake students or alumni, please e-mail the web address to pcds@drake.edu.

Internet links are provided as a resource and do not constitute an endorsement.
Business Iowa & Midwest Resources
Career Information Job Banks
Communications & Journalism Newsgroups, Journals & Publications
Education Pharmacy
Environment Public Policy & Government
Fine Arts Research
Graduate & Professional Studies Resume & Cover Letter Assistance
Healthcare, Medical & Sciences Social Services
International Technology
Internships  

 

Business

Accounting Human Resources

Accounting Career Network

Jobs in Banking
Accounting Careers and Jobs Jobs in Business
Banking and Finance 1 OR Banking and Finance 2 Marketing
Banking Careers Info Sales
Fin Box (financial careers) Sales Marketing Jobs
General Management Jobs  

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Career Information

Accessible Employment Keirsey Temperament (assessment)
Associations & Company Information LinkedIn Learning Center
Becomeopedia Monster Career Center
Career Cruising My Next Move
Career Key NACE Salary Calculator
Career One Stop Occupational Outlook Handbook (Bureau of Labor Statistics)
CollegeGrad.com’s (top entry level employers & sites) Online Reputation Management
Employment Trends O*NET On-line (job profiles)
FindHow - Career Exploration Quintessential Careers
Glassdoor.com Ready Prep Interview
Hoovers (business information) Riley Guide
Inside Jobs Salary Information 1 OR Salary Information 2
Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation Spanish Jobs
Iowa Workforce Development The Ladders
Job Applications Tiepedia
Jobipedia.org  Urban Employ
Jobpostings e-magazine Wall Street Journal Career Journal
Jobshadow (on-line interviews) What Color is Your Parachute?

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Communications & Journalism

Adweek Online Advertising Media Internet Center
Broadcast Radio & Television Jobs Media Bistro
Creative Hotlist Media-Entertainment Jobs
Gannett Co., Inc. NationJob Media Page
Journalism Newspaper Careers 1 OR Newspaper Careers 2

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Education

Academic Careers Online Nation Job
Academic Employment Network National Center for Education Statistics (Private)
Academic 360 National Center for Education Statistics (Public)
Academic Position Network National Teacher Recruitment Clearinghouse
American Association for Employment in Education Now Hiring Teachers
Education America Regional Education Applicant Placement
Education Careers Teach
Education Jobs Teach for America
Education Programs Now Teacher Career and Certification Information
Great Teacher Teach Iowa
HiExpat (Teaching Jobs in Korea) Teacher Job Site
Illinois Education Job Bank Teacher Jobs
Iowa Educational Directory (Click on Directories under Resources) Teachers-Teachers
Iowa Education Jobs Teachers.Net
Iowa Licensure Information TeachingJobs.com
Iowa Regional Education Applicant Placement Teaching Jobs Help
Iowa State Education Association Teaching Jobs Today
K-12 Jobs Teaching on U.S. Military Bases
Licensure Information by State Top School Jobs
Minnesota Association of School Administrators U.S. Department of Education
Missouri Teaching Jobs U.S. Regional Education Applicant Placement

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Environment

Aquatic Network LEED Certification Help
Cyber-Sierra’s Natural Resources Society for Conservation Biology
Environmental Careers Organization Space Careers 
Green Job Spider Sustainable Business Jobs
Green Jobs International  

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Fine Arts

American Institute of Graphic Arts Online Source for Music, Film, Multimedia 
Art Career Project Music Business 1 OR Music Business 2 
Art Directors Club of New York New England Conservatory (music careers)
Association of Performing Art Presenters Society for Technical Communications
Graphic Arts Theatre

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Graduate and Professional Studies

BrainTrack Universities, Colleges & Careers Masters in Health Informatics
Dental School Application Preparation (AADSAS) Masters in Occupational Therapy
Educational Testing Service (Praxis and GRE) Med Edits (medical school interviews)
Exam2Jobs Medical School Application Preparation (AMCAS)
GradSchools.Com MyGRE Tutor
Graduate-School.Phds.org Online Masters
Go Medical School Peterson’s Guide
GRE Guide Post-Baccalaureate Program Resources: AAMCBoston CollegeSyracuseUC Berkeley 
Ivy Essays Praxis Prep Info
Kaplan Testing Pre-Professional Guides (general pre-requisites and requirements)
Khan Academy MCAT Preparation Princeton Review
Knewton GMAT & LSAT Preparation Student Doctor Network
Law School Prep Test Club
Masters in Accounting Test Prep Practice
Master of Health Administration Testmasters
Masters Degree (guide to schools) U.S. News & World Report (School Rankings)
Masters in Education Guide  

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Healthcare, Medical & Sciences

Abbott United States Healthcare Administration Jobs
Abbott (post graduate) Health Coaching - Intrinsic Coaching
Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant Health Jobs Start Here
Advocate Health Care (Chicago area) Health Management Careers
American Academy of Optometry (AAO) Healthcare Executive Credentialing
American Academy of Physical Therapy (AAPT) Hospital Administration
American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) Ingenix Consulting - Healthcare Articles
American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) Iowa Dental Association (IDA)
American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Iowa Department of Public Health
American Council on Exercise (ACE) Iowa Occupational Therapy Association (IOTA)
American Dental Association (ADA) Iowa Optometric Association (IOA)
American Dental Education Association (ADEA) Iowa Physical Therapy Association & Foundation (IPTA)
American Healthcare Source Jobs in Science
American Medical Association (AMA) Med career info (Healthcare information)
American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) MedHunters
American Optometric Association (AOA) Medical Billing and Coding Jobs
American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)
American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Medical School Resources (AAMC)
American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) Medical School Success
Associated American Dental Schools Application Service (AADSAS) Medics to Africa
Association of Family Practice Physician Assistants (AFPPA) MedPostings
Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry (ASCO) Mercy College - EMT Certificate
Bioinformatics Jobs Miracle Workers (Healthcare Jobs)
BioMedScientist Jobs National Board of Examiners in Optometry (NBEO)
Biotechnology and Life Sciences National Council for Therapeutics Recreation Certification (NCTRC)
Biotechnology, Pharmacy, Health National Medical Association (NMA)
Career as a Healthcare Executive National Optometric Association (NOA)
Central Application Service for Physician Assistants (CASPA) *Affiliated with PAEA NationJob Network Medical Page
Central IA Area Health Education Center Naturopathic Medicine Network
Certification of Health Education Specialist (CHES) Novo Nordisk (Healthcare Company)
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Nursing License Map
Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education Nurse Practitioner Resources
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs Nursing Jobs
CNA Classes Nursing Resources 
Dental Assistant Jobs Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Experiential Learning International Physicians Assistant Education Association
Explore Health Careers Science & Biotechnology Jobs
Global Health Careers ScienceNet
Global Health Council UC Davis, Biotechnology Program
Guide to Healthcare Administration U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Health Career Center Ultrasound Careers

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International

Campus Career Center International Jobs Center
Cultural Embrace International Study & Travel Center
Dave’s ESL Café NGOabroad: International Careers and Volunteering
The Education Abroad Network My World Abroad
Escape Artist The Employment Guide’s Career Web
Foreign Labor Certification (U.S. Department of Labor) U.S. Citizen & Immigration Services

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Internships

Abbot Iowa Life Changing
Campus Career Center National Science Foundation
Cool Works Rising Star Internships
Internships.com Study Abroad
Internship GPS U.S. Department of State
Internship Programs Walt Disney World Internships
Iowa Department of Public Health Washington Internship Institute
Iowa Intern White House Internships

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Iowa & Midwest Resources

Chicago Job.org   Iowa Career Connection
Chicago’s Preferred Jobs Jobdig.com (IA, MN, ND, and SD)
Chicago Technical Employment Lincoln, Nebraska
Des Moines Register Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota jobs)
Des Moines Has Jobs (includes major Iowa cities and surrounding states) City of Minneapolis Jobs
Des Moines Help Wanted.com Minnesota’s Job Hotline
Dubuque, Iowa Omaha, Nebraska
Greater Des Moines Partnership Waterloo & Cedar Falls, Iowa
Iowa Life Changing (Iowa Careers Consortium) West Des Moines, Iowa

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Job Banks

 

Career Builder Hot Jobs  
Career Net Job Applications
  Job Bank USA
Career Path Job Dig
Careerjet Job Search Engine
Careerlink Job Search USA
Chicago Job Board Job Star Central (Job Search Guide from Public Library)
College Grad Job Hunter   Job Web
College Central Network Just Jobs
College Recruiter   Monster.com
Diversity Jobs My Visa Jobs
Employment Spot NationJob Network
Help Wanted.com Wetfeet.com

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Newsgroups, Journals & Publications

Career Magazine Fast Company
Diversity/IT/Engineering The Wall Street Journal - Careers
Equality Magazines  

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Pharmacy

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) National Institutes of Health (NIH)
AfterCollege (Pharmacy jobs & scholarships) Occupational Outlook Handbook
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Pharmaceutical Education & Research Institute (PERI)
American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Pharmacy Choice
American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Pharmacy Job Center
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Pharmacy Postings
APhA Pathway Program Pharmacy Technician Certification Tips
Career Corner - Pharmacy Times Pharmacy Technician Jobs Help
CareerPharm Pharmacy Times
Drug Information Association (DIA) Pharmacy Week
Drug Store News PharmDCareers.com
Iowa Pharmacy Association (IPA) PharmQD - Job postings
Iowa Pharmacy Association Career Center PharmStaff, Ltd
National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) PhRMA Foundation
National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Rutgers Pharmaceutical Industry Fellowship
National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) Rx Insider
  Takeda Pharmaceuticals

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Public Policy & Government

Federal University of Iowa
Government Jobnet US Office of Personnel Management
Iowa 1 OR Iowa 2 The White House
Iowa State University USA Jobs (Official site - U.S. Federal Government)
Law    

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Research

Association of American Geographers Northern Arizona University (Various science programs)
Baylor College of Medicine (Medical & Research Training Program) Pace University Counseling Center (Psychology)
Boston University (Graduate Medical Sciences) The Family Institute at Northwestern University (Clinical Research)
California Academy of Sciences The Institute for Broadening Participation
Cancer Research Institutes (click on "Other Cancer Research") Tuskegee University (Bioscience Programs)
Case Western Reserve University (Pharmacology) University of Alaska Anchorage (Ecology and Physiological Ecology)
Columbia University/Barnard College Amgen Scholars University of California Davis (Biophotonics)
Drake Undergraduate Science Collaborative Institute University of California Davis (Chemistry)
Emergent Behaviors of Integrated Cellular Systems University of California Irvine (Chemistry)
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (Biological Research) University of Illinois (Chemistry)
Georgia Tech (Chemistry and Biochemistry) University of Iowa (Biochemistry)
Iowa State University (Biogeosciences) University of Iowa (Nanoscience & Nanotechnology)
Iowa State University (Molecular Biology & Genomics) University of Iowa (SROP/McNair Scholars Program)
Kansas State University (Biology Related) University of Maryland - College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
Kansas State University (Chemistry) University of Minnesota (Sustainable Land and Water)
Kitt Peak National Observatory (Astrophysics) University of Nebraska-Lincoln (Redox Biology Center)
Loyola University (Chemistry & Biochemistry) University of South Alabama (Various Science Programs)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT Biological Engineering) University of Southern California (Chemistry)
Mayo Clinic (Biomedical) University of Wisconsin-Madison (Various Science Programs)
National Science Foundation  

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Resume & Cover Letter Assistance

College Central Network Free Resume Help
E-resumes & Resources Got Resume Builder
  Great Sample Resume

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Social Services

All Psychology Careers Psychology Careers
Goodworks Psych Web
Idealist.org (Action without Borders) Psychology Career Center
Marriage and Family Therapist Licensure Social Work and Service 1 OR 2 OR 3
Masters in Social Work Guide Sociology Career Resources
Peace Corps Volunteer Capital Centre 

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Technology

Bravo Technical Resources  Dice
Computer Jobs Help High Tech Career Magazine
Computer Jobs & Career Resources oDesk
Computer World Position Watch
Computer Work.com  

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