Online Resources

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Career Services has plenty of resources online to help you even when you can't make it into our office! Click on any of the icons below to get started. For further assistance, contact our office and we'll be happy to meet with you!

What Can I Do with This Major? Find your answers here.


Optimal Resume'


Create the perfect resume' with Optimal Resume.


Focus 2
Find your FOCUS with this online career and education planning system.


Career Shift
Crack the "hidden job market" and manage your professional job hunt
all in one place


Big Interview


Practice and prepare for your inteview with Big Interview.

USA Jobs



 A connection to the federal jobs.


Job Choices Index 

 Job Choices Index

Job Choices Diversity




 Job Choices Diversity Issue




Planning/Developing a Career:

Occupational Outlook Handbook    *    Job Hunter's Bible     *    O*NET Online

The World-Of-Work Map     *    Top 15 Most Popular Job Websites     *

How To Become Anything     *    Job Search Strategies and Resouces     *


Job Search Sites:

After College    *     Campus Career Center    * 

The Riley Guide    *    *    Green Jobs    *    Casino Careers    *

Education America    *    Stop Dodo    *    My Ed Match    *    *   Virtual OneStop



The Black Collegian    *    Diversity Workplace    *    Women in Business & Industry


Scholarships and Financial Aid:

Southern Miss Financial Aid     *    Southern Miss Foundation Scholarships

Fastweb College Expense Calculator     *    CareerOneStop

Big Future    *    Affordable Colleges Online    *


Online Inventories:

The Career Key- Test/Inventor     *    Jung Typology (Myers Briggs)

Princeton Review Career Quiz     *    VARK- Find out your learning style


 Salary and Relocation Info:

NACE Salary Calculator     *    Cost of Living Calculator     *    Jobs by Salary


Find a Major, Get a Degree:

Southern Miss Degree Plans, by Department     *    Southern Miss Degrees, A-Z List

Degrees by Career Interest     *    Gulf Coast Availability

Licensure - Teacher Licensing     *    Degrees: Online     *


Graduate School Resources:

MS Grad Jobs     *    Graduate Management Aptitude Practice Test (GMAT)

ETS (Educational Testing Services) - GRE, PRAXIS and TOEFL Info     *

Grad School Tips - Choose the perfect Grad School for you!     *

Grad School Rankings     *    Statement of Purpose help

Peterson's Grad School Guide     *     *    Kaplan Test Center  


Sample Resumes, Cover Letters and Interviewing:

Career Lab     *     *    Allied Offices

The Good Resume     *    Ready Prep Interview


Career Fair:

Career     *    Governor’s Job Fair Network of Mississippi