Career Exploration / Student Intern Programs

Career Exploration

Career Zone - Explore careers related to your strengths, skills and talents. 

Major and Career Search - Browse major and career profiles, or search by keyword or interest.

Career Overview - Provides better, more informed career choices by providing relevant, reliable and up-to-date career and job information.

CareerOneStop - Browse CareerOneStop’s video collection to learn about careers, industries, skills and abilities, or work options and education levels.

Bureau of Labor Statistics - BLS publishes information about the nation's economy: relating to employment, unemployment, and other characteristics of the labor force; consumer and producer prices, consumer expenditures, and import and export prices; wages and other worker compensation; productivity and technological change; employment projections; and safety and health statistics.

Capital Region Career Consortium Job Board - Search for jobs through New York's Capital Region Career Consortium Schools.

JobHero - Sample resumes and cover letters for a variety of job titles.


Student Intern Programs

New York Leaders: Student Intern Program - A program with paid and unpaid internship opportunities for resident graduate and undergraduate students as well as students who attend schools in other states, but reside in New York.

New York State Senate - New York State Senate Student Programs offers undergraduate and graduate students exciting opportunities to learn about state government and to experience firsthand the legislative process.

New York State Assembly - The New York State Assembly program gives qualified students the chance to work in the New York State Assembly. The program is not just for political science majors.

New York State Office of the State Comptroller’s Future Forward Internship Academy - The Academy provides a unique, highly engaging opportunity for diverse talented, full-time college students to experience government service.

New York City Internships - The Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) administers internship programs to introduce college students and recent graduates to public service.

New York State Museum - Choose from assisting in research laboratories, clerical work, assisting in the museum's interactive children's area called discovery place, helping school children in the after school program or working with visitor services providing information and special programs to museum visitors.

New York State Public Health Association Internship Opportunities - Students will have the opportunity to design public health newsletters and/or news blasts; organize and design public health workshops/conference; serve on Advocacy and Membership Committees; Plan public health outreach activities for National Public Health Week and via social media.

New York State Police Intern Program - Provides an opportunity to intern in a New York State Police Troop or at Division Headquarters.