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Your Wheelock education will provide you with marketable skills. To ensure that your job search is beneficial, you will want to research your field, including job market trends, salary ranges, and certification/licensure information. The career staff has compiled some information to assist you with this process. The following websites provide helpful career and professional development information for specific undergraduate and graduate academic majors. Click on each major in the following undergraduate and graduate lists to go directly to to the relevant resources for each major.

You may also also download a PDF of each full list of resources by clicking on the following links:
Resources for Undergraduate Majors (PDF updated June 2011)
Resources for Graduate Majors (PDF updated June 2011)

Links to Resources for Undergraduate Majors
American Studies
The Arts
Communications
Psychology and Human Development
Humanities
Mathematics and Science
Pre-Masters Program in Counseling
Social Work
Certificate in Community Based Human Services
Juvenile Justice and Youth Advocacy
Child Life
Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education
Special Education
General Undergraduate Job Search Resources
General Undergraduate Career Resources

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Links to Resources for Graduate Majors

Child Life
Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education
Language and Literacy Education
Special Education
Social Work
Organizational Leadership
Parenting Education
General Graduate Job Search Resources
General Graduate Career Resources

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Resources for Undergraduate Majors

American Studies
http://www.theasa.net
http://cms.skidmore.edu/career/majors/americanstudies.cfm

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The Arts
http://www.artjob.org/
http://www.nefa.org/
http://naia-artists.org/
http://www.artspresenters.org/
http://www.historictheatres.org/

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Communications
http://ww2.comsoc.org/
http://www.worldwidelearn.com/online-education-guide/business/communications-major.htm
http://www.americancomm.org/
http://www.natcom.org/
http://www.womcom.org/
http://associationdatabase.com/aws/ECA/pt/sp/p_Home_Page

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Psychology and Human Development
http://www.asanet.org/
http://www.nichd.nih.gov/
http://www.apa.org/

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Humanities
http://pegasus.cc.ucf.edu/~janzb/humanities/humcareers.htm
http://www.americanantiquarian.org/
http://www.historians.org/
http://www.childlitassn.org/
http://www.amphilsoc.org/
http://www.worldwidelearn.com/online-education-guide/arts-humanities/humanities-major.htm

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Mathematics and Science
http://www.nctm.org/
http://www.maa.org/
http://www.awm-math.org/
http://www.maa.org/careers/
http://www.nsta.org/
http://www.aaas.org/
http://www.worldwidelearn.com/online-education-guide/science/index.html

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Pre-Masters Program in Counseling
http://www.counseling.org/
http://www.worldwidelearn.com/online-education-guide/health-medical/counseling-major.htm
http://www.princetonreview.com/Majors.aspx?cip=420601&page=1

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Social Work
http://www.socialworkers.org/
http://www.cswe.org/
http://www.sswlhc.org/

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Certificate in Community Based Human Services
http://www.councilofnonprofits.org
http://www.hsala.org/
http://www.aphsa.org/content/APHSA/en/home.html
http://www.hrsa.gov/
http://www.idealist.org

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Juvenile Justice and Youth Advocacy
http://www.ncjrs.gov/
http://www.cfjj.org/
http://www.abanet.org/dch/committee.cfm?com=CR200000
http://criminaljusticejobshelp.com/

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Child Life
http://www.newenglandchildlife.org/
http://www.childlife.org
http://www.childrenshospitals.net/AM/Template.cfm?
http://www.mayo.edu/mshs/childlife-career.html
http://www.childlife.org/Certification/

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Early Childhood Education
http://www.naeyc.org/
http://www.acei.org/
http://www.naecte.org/
http://www.worldwidelearn.com/online-education-guide/education/early-childhood-education-major.htm
http://www.ed.gov/parents/earlychild/ready/resources.html
http://www.massaeyc.com/
http://www.teachers-teachers.com/
http://www.teacherjobs.com/

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Elementary Education
http://www.doe.mass.edu/
http://www.mtel.nesinc.com
http://www.aft.org/
http://www.nea.org/
http://www.uft.org/
http://www.ncte.org/
http://www.socialstudies.org/
http://www.nctm.org/
http://www.nsta.org/
http://www.ed.gov/index.jhtml?src=a
http://www.teacherjobs.com/
http://www.massteacher.org/

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Special Education
http://www.teachers-teachers.com/
http://www.teacherjobs.com/
http://www.naset.org/
http://www.iase.org/
http://www.worldwidelearn.com/online-education-guide/education/special-education-major.htm
http://www.doe.mass.edu/SPED/
http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/osers/osep/index.html
http://fcsn.org/index.php
http://www.cec.sped.org 

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General Undergraduate Job Search Resources
www.craigslist.org
www.monster.com
www.careerbuilder.com
www.indeed.com
www.simplyhired.com
www.idealist.org
https://jobs.hrd.state.ma.us/recruit/public/3111/index.do
http://www.jobtarget.com/home/index.cfm?site_id=9536

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General Undergraduate Career Resources
http://www.salary.com/
http://www.glassdoor.com/index.htm

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Resources for Graduate Majors

Child Life and Family Centered Care
http://www.newenglandchildlife.org/
http://www.childlife.org
http://www.childrenshospitals.net/AM/Template.cfm?
http://www.mayo.edu/mshs/childlife-career.html
http://www.childlife.org/Certification/

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Early Childhood Education
http://www.naeyc.org/
http://www.acei.org/
http://www.naecte.org/
http://www.worldwidelearn.com/online-education-guide/education/early-childhood-education-major.htm
http://www.ed.gov/parents/earlychild/ready/resources.html
http://www.massaeyc.com/
http://www.teachers-teachers.com/
http://www.teacherjobs.com/

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Elementary Education
http://www.doe.mass.edu/
http://www.mtel.nesinc.com
http://www.aft.org/
http://www.nea.org/
http://www.uft.org/
http://www.ncte.org/
http://www.socialstudies.org/
http://www.nctm.org/
http://www.nsta.org/
http://www.ed.gov/index.jhtml?src=a
http://www.teacherjobs.com/
http://www.massteacher.org/

Language and Literacy Education
http://www.reading.org/General/Default.aspx
http://www.ncte.org/
http://www.neate.org/
www.doe.mass.edu
http://www.nbpts.org/

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Organizational Leadership
http://managementhelp.org
http://www.idealist.org
http://www.ila-net.org/join.htm
http://www.guidetoonlineschools.com/careers/organizational-leadership

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Parenting Education
http://ncpen.org/about

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Social Work
http://www.socialworkers.org/
http://www.cswe.org/
http://www.sswlhc.org/
http://www.cfjj.org/
http://www.abanet.org/dch/committee.cfm?com=CR200000

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Special Education
http://www.teachers-teachers.com/
http://www.teacherjobs.com/
http://www.naset.org/
http://www.iase.org/
http://www.worldwidelearn.com/online-education-guide/education/special-education-major.htm
http://www.doe.mass.edu/SPED/
http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/osers/osep/index.html
http://fcsn.org/index.php
http://www.cec.sped.org 

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General Graduate Job Search Resources
www.craigslist.org
www.monster.com
www.careerbuilder.com
www.indeed.com
www.simplyhired.com
www.idealist.org
https://jobs.hrd.state.ma.us/recruit/public/3111/index.do
http://www.jobtarget.com/home/index.cfm?site_id=9536

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General Graduate Career Resources
http://www.salary.com/
http://www.glassdoor.com/index.htm.

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