CART Career Services and the University’s Center for Career Services & Cooperative Education provide a range of services and online tools to help prepare students for post-graduation job search or applying to Graduate School.
- On-line workshops provide help with resume writing, interviewing skills, internships, job searching, and networking. For more information: Visit Online Career Services Workshops
- Enjoy listening to podcasts? Montclair Career Services brings you fun, engaging episodes focusing on “all things career”. Whether you need help with interviewing, LinkedIn or navigating the job markets – there is something for you! Check them out here: soundcloud.com/msucareerservices
- Mock interviews can help you practice and improve your interview techniques and help build your confidence before professional interviews. To schedule a Mock Interview appointment, please head to your Hire A Red Hawk account to view availability.
Access to part-time, full-time and internship postings.
New York Foundation for the Arts – Arts-specific internship and full-time opportunities
Entertainment Careers.NET – Entertainment jobs and internships in Film, Television, Sports & Music – Studios, Networks, Production Companies, Music, Film, TV, Radio, VFX, Animation, Acting, Production, Post Production, PR and Design
MediaBistro – Media/Communication focused job site from the hottest media companies
Film & Video Production job and internship sites:
Amy Clarke Films – A List of Film Production Job Search Websites
Local Zero Heroes – Production Assistant (PA) Job Share Facebook Group
Communication, Public Relations, Social Media Careers & Internships – A blog with great resources and jobs for folks in PR and communications
PRSA Job Center – Public Relations jobs and internships
Journalism Jobs.com – Mega Site for all jobs and internships
Freelance Writing Jobs – Writing gigs (freelance, part-time, full-time, internships)
FindSpark – an online and offline community dedicated to setting up every young professional for career success and connecting employers to top, diverse early career talent; great for media/ communication jobs and internships
Animation & Illustration jobs and internships sites:
Artrepreneur – Become a member of the most diverse, global community of artists, designers, collectors, and lovers of art.
Several job boards for the fashion industry:
Join these groups on LinkedIn – Fashion Students:
Retail Industry Professionals Group
Candor – A real-time list of companies that are hiring/ have frozen job searches
Covintern – A listing of remote internships across all industries
Career Information Resources
The resources below are linked to employment information, job-search resources and portfolio preparation advice:
- The Riley Guide – Directory of employment and career information sources and services on the Internet
- Quintessential Careers – An online leader in expert career, college and job-search advice.
- Careers at Pixar – 3D Modeling, Animation resource from a world-class employer
- New York Foundation for the Arts – provides support to artists and arts organizations. The website includes listings of jobs in the arts, opportunities and services for artists, and events, as well as discussion boards
- Glassdoor.com – looks at jobs and companies in terms of salary details, company reviews, and interview questions (employees and job seekers post anonymously)
- Salary.com – Salary generator based on location, industry, and experience
Applying to Graduate School Resources
The links below address applying to graduate schools:
- Applying to graduate school – Information about the process of applying to graduate schools
- The Graduate School at Montclair State University – Information about University graduate programs
Additional Resources (grant writing, career-related, etc.)
- Fulbright Scholars Program – The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers fellowships for graduating seniors, graduate students, young professionals and artists to study abroad for one academic year.
- Freelance/Entrepreneur – US Small Business Administration – New Jersey District Office – The SBA provides information on starting, financing and managing a small business.
- My Next Move – U.S. Department of Labor’s online career tool designed to direct career-aspirants to training requirements applicable to specific professions
- Grant Writing Resources – PowerPoint presentation offered by the University’s Office of Research and Sponsored Programs