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 As with any tool, it can become outdated quickly, but we will update as best we can.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 & Biotechnology 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

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Career Information

Becomeopedia
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)
Explore Health Careers Quintessential Careers
FindHow - Career Exploration Ready Prep Interview
Glassdoor.com Riley Guide
Inside Jobs
Salary Information 1 OR Salary Information 2
Iowa Workforce Development The Ladders
Job Applications Ultrasound Careers
Jobipedia.org
Urban Employ
Jobshadow (on-line interviews) Wall Street Journal Career Journal
LinkedIn Learning Center
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 

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Education

Academic Careers Online National Center for Education Statistics (Public)
Academic 360
Regional Education Applicant Placement
Education America Teach
Education Careers
Teach for America
Education Programs Now
Teacher Career and Certification Information
Great Teacher Teach Iowa
HiExpat (Teaching Jobs in Korea) Teacher Jobs
Iowa Educational Directory (Click on Directories under Resources)
Teachers-Teachers
Iowa Education Jobs TeachingJobs.com
Iowa Licensure Information Teaching Jobs Help
Iowa Regional Education Applicant Placement Teaching Jobs Today
Iowa State Education Association
Teaching on U.S. Military Bases
Licensure Information by State U.S. Department of Education
Missouri Teaching Jobs U.S. Regional Education Applicant Placement
National Center for Education Statistics (Private)  

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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 Graphic Arts
Art Career Project Online Source for Music, Film, Multimedia 
Art Directors Club of New York Music Business 2 
Association of Performing Art Presenters Society for Technical Communications

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Graduate and Professional Studies

Associated American Dental Schools Application Service (AADSAS) Masters in Education Guide
BrainTrack Universities, Colleges & Careers Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT)
Central Application Service for Physician Assistants (CASPA) *Affiliated with PAEA Medical School Application Preparation (AMCAS)
Dental School Application Preparation (AADSAS) MyGRE Tutor
Educational Testing Service (Praxis and GRE) Online Masters
Exam2Jobs Peterson’s Guide
GradSchools.Com Post-Baccalaureate Program Resources: AAMC
Graduate-School.Phds.org Praxis Prep Info
GRE Guide
Pre-Professional Guides (general pre-requisites and requirements)
Kaplan Testing  Princeton Review
Khan Academy MCAT Preparation
Test Club
Law School Prep Test Prep Practice
Masters in Accounting U.S. News & World Report (School Rankings)

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Healthcare, Medical & Biotechnology

Advocate Health Care (Chicago area)
Hospital Administration
Bioinformatics Jobs
Iowa Department of Public Health
BioMedScientist Jobs
Jobs in Science
Biotechnology and Life Sciences Medical Billing and Coding Jobs
Biotechnology, Pharmacy, Health
MedPostings
Certification of Health Education Specialist (CHES)
Mercy College - EMT Certificate
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Miracle Workers (Healthcare Jobs)
CNA Classes
National Board of Examiners in Optometry (NBEO)
Dental Assistant Jobs
National Council for Therapeutics Recreation Certification (NCTRC)
Guide to Healthcare Administration
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Healthcare Administration Jobs
NationJob Network Medical Page
Health Coaching - Intrinsic Coaching
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Health Jobs Start Here
Science & Biotechnology Jobs
Health Management Careers
ScienceNet
Healthcare Executive Credentialing
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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International

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

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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   Jobdig.com (IA, MN, ND, and SD)
Chicago Technical Employment
Lincoln, Nebraska
Des Moines Register Minneapolis Jobs
Des Moines Has Jobs (includes major Iowa cities and surrounding states) 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
Iowa Career Connection  

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Job Banks

 

Career Builder Hot Jobs  
Career Net Job Applications
Career Path Job Bank USA
Careerjet Job Dig
Careerlink Job Search Engine
Chicago Job Board Job Search USA
College Grad Job Hunter Job Star Central (Job Search Guide from Public Library)
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

AfterCollege (Pharmacy jobs & scholarships)
Pharmacy Choice
AHS PharmStat Pharmacy Technician Certification Tips
Pathway Program, APhA Pharmacy Technician Jobs Help
Career Corner - Pharmacy Times
Pharmacy Week
CareerPharm
PharmStaff, Ltd
Iowa Pharmacy Association (IPA)
PhRMA Foundation
Iowa Pharmacy Association Career Center
Rx Insider
National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP)  

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Public Policy & Government

Federal Law
Government Jobnet The White House
Iowa 1 OR Iowa 2 USA Jobs (Official site - U.S. Federal Government)

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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
Idealist.org (Action without Borders)
Psychology Career Center
Marriage and Family Therapist Licensure Psychology Degree 411
Masters in Social Work Guide
Social Work and Service 1 OR 2 OR 3
Peace Corps Sociology Career Resources
Psych Web 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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