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Career Opportunities

We bring you internship, job and networking opportunities of all kinds. From databases to fairs, from presentations by employers to alumni events, keep track of your possibilities with The Calendar and with Handshake.

Finding Internships

Finding Jobs

MA Jobs




Working Abroad

HFA Career Resources By Major

Here You Will Find

  • Industry-Specific Job Boards
    Supplement your Handshake search with sites that provide even more opportunities. In addition to your own major, explore resources under other major(s) of interest to suit your career curiosity.
  • Professional Associations
    Learn about job fields, find employers and discover companies and organizations you may want to target for opportunities.
  • Places UMass Amherst students have interned in the past.

Also check out "What Can I Do With This Major?"

Remember though: Your major is not your professional destiny. It’s a body of knowledge, a way of thinking and skills you have acquired. You will have several careers and many jobs over a lifetime and your major will be but one tool you use to reach them!