1. K-State home
  2. »Career Center
  3. »Students
  4. »Jobs and Internships
  5. »Top Career Sites

Career Center

Top Career Sites

Recommended sites for beginning to advanced job search.

Handshake account

The Career Center offers online career services to K-State students!


Great resource for students interested in larger metropolitan areas in U.S., Canada and overseas. Source to identify H1-B employer listings as well as Job Postings and Internship Listings. Sign in with your K-State eID and password. 


Complete a mock interview online from anywhere. Log in to your Handshake Account to access this resource.


Search engine with advance search options to locate job postings from company, job boards, and employment agencies.

USA Jobs

The US Government's official site for jobs and employment information provided by the United States Office of Personnel Management.


Professional networking site popular for job search and connecting with K-State graduates or other professionals. Be sure to check out "Jobs" tab within each Group page as well as overall "Jobs" section for all users. Nearly all resources are free.


Search for jobs and gain insight from candidates and current employees regarding salaries, interview processes, and work environments.


Good regional listing for search by keyword and category.

Job Hunt

A meta-list of on-line job search resources for full-time and internships: career interest fields, recruiting agencies, newsgroups, reference material.

Recommended Sites for Career Research

Review links below for information about job search strategies.


Search science and research jobs in academia and the private sector within the United States as well as International.


Evaluate career options with data on hundreds of careers.


The U.S. Department of Labor has compiled detailed descriptions of various jobs/ careers, industries, growing fields of work, and average salaries for jobs nationwide and by state.

Career Journal

From the Wall Street Journal - Excellent resources!


Check out the menu item, Employers by Major, which breaks down employers in each state for specific majors.

Occupational Outlook Quarterly

Articles about unique and growing industries with occupational profiles as well as Career Guide to Industries.

What Color is Your Parachute

The guru of the job search. Identifies best sites for jobs, research and posting.

College Grad Job Hunter

Articles for resumes, interview, negotiation.

The Riley Guide

Highly recommended for job listing, salary surveys, research, search tips, resume and internet. Includes executive job search help.


Excellent articles on resumes, vitae, career guide, hidden market and salary.