Helpful Links

 

Resume & Interview Assistance

Center for Calling & Career Documents 

The following documents require login access. Students, faculty, and staff may use your Covenant College account to view/download. Alumni, please contact the Center for Calling & Career for assistance.


New ATS Resume Guide — Our modified resume guide for developing ATS (computer) friendly documents

Center for Calling & Career Resume Guide – Our guide for creating resumes

Center for Calling & Career Cover Letter Guide

Center for Calling & Career Interview Guide — Tips, tricks, and guidelines for your interview

 

Career Exploration

Field Information 

O*NET OnLine – Find occupations and explore career options

Occupational Outlook Handbook – Profiles of many occupations

Public Service Careers

Internship Information 

Department of Labor - Guidelines for unpaid internships

Looksharp Internships  – Find an internship in any field in many cities

One Day One Internship  – A mailing list that highlights one internship each day

Pre-Med and Bio Research - An extensive listing of paid internships for biological/medical students

Service Internships- A Global directory of service internships for college students

AnyIntern

Fellowships 

The Fellows Initiative  – Fellowships in various cities and various fields of interest

Global Health Corps - Pairs intelligent and passionate fellows with health-related organizations 

Research Experiences for Undergraduates 

American Mathematical Society - A directory of universities with REUs in mathematics

National Science Foundation - Search for REUs in various fields

 

Job Opportunities

Find a Job 

College Central Network – The primary job database for Covenant College students and alumni

CareerLink – A database of employers and job opportunities

Careerjet – An employment search engine organized by industry and location  

Hound – Search for employers and upload a resume so employers can search for employees

InsideJobs.com – Spark your future: Discover a Career + Find the Right Education

One Day One Job – Sign up for a daily email with job availabilities

Reviews.com — A quality listing of the top job search databases

Simply Hired – Job search made simple

Glassdoor  —  An inside look at jobs and companies

Find a Job Locally 

Chattanooga Has Jobs  – Jobs located in Chattanooga through CareerLink

The Chattanooga JobLink – Look for job opportunities in Chattanooga

Bright Job Seekers: Local Job Listings – Find jobs within your area

Georgia Job Network – A search engine for jobs within Georgia

Industry-Specific Jobs 

Analyst Jobs – Find analyst job opportunities

Art Careers – Choose an art-related career

Care.com – Sign up for childcare-related opportunities

CareerAthletes - Find a career in athletics

Community Development Internships

CareerBank – Search through the best jobs in finance, banking, and accounting

Non-Profits - The Center for nonprofits, a helpful database

FinBox – A search engine for financial industry jobs

Fins – Look for finance-related jobs

Mailchimp - Full-time, Part-time, and Intern tech positions in Atlanta

Ministry Source – Find ministry-related job opportunities

Nurses Without Borders - Nursing job opportunities and information

OneWire – A database of available finance jobs

Publishers Marketplace  - Track Deals, Sales, Reviews, Agents, Editors, News

Research Gate –Research jobs are available: find them here

Teachers-Teachers.com - Look for education jobs

Idealist.org - Non-profit and Social sector jobs

Sports Events Marketing Experience Conference  – National sports career and networking conference

Employer-Specific Jobs 

AEI –  Employment listings with the American Enterprise Institute

BCBST — A listing of the current job openings with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee

Careers with Nestle Purina – Entry-level positions with Nestle Purina

Employment/Grad. Assistantships NCAA Sports – Careers in College Athletics

FSG Bank   Search and apply for open positions at FSG Bank

Jobs at Cigna –  Listing of available careers at Cigna

PCA Pastoral Jobs – Listing of all available pastoral positions within PCA churches

PCA Non-pastoral Jobs — Listing of all available non-pastoral positions within PCA churches

Unum Careers – Find job opportunities at Unum

TVA Employment -Jobs in energy, environmental science, economic development with the Tennessee

Valley Authority

International Opportunities 

Community Development Internships

ELIC- English Langauge Institute China  – This website offers many opportunities for teaching English in China

ESL101 — a valuable resource for students and graduates looking for ESL teaching jobs and information

The Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme – A teaching program aimed at promoting international exchange  

Mission Training International- PILAT  – Unique training and debriefing programs for international missions  

MTW - Get involved in international missions through the agency of the PCA  

Teaching English in Korea  – A website recruiting for teaching English abroad

Devex  – Careers in international development

 

Graduate School

General Information 

ETS - Comprehensive graduate school, language, and many other tests and test preparation services

Inside Higher Ed – An online magazine for Graduate School information

Test Dates Central – A database of test dates for GRE, GMAT, and many more tests

Online Master's Degrees – A database of online masters programs

Specific Programs 

CNA Classes - Program for nursing assistant certification

Covenant College Graduate School of Education - Master of Arts in Teaching & Master of Education programs

Masters of Public Administration – The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s MPA program

Richmont Preview Days — Visit Richmont to meet with professors and see their graduate program

Sociology Degree Programs – Profiles of programs that offer Sociology degrees

 

Life After College

General Information 

NACE Salary Calculator – A generator used to gain information about potential salaries in various occupations.

Covenant College Alumni - Get involved as an alum of Covenant College

Crown Financial Ministries – Assistance with personal finance and career advice

Mint.com An online budgeting system

Youneedabudget.com An online budgeting system

Numbeo - Calculate cost of living and other useful information

PCA – The Presbyterian Church in America and various ways to be involved in a local church once graduating

Networking 

Linkedin  – The primary source for online career networking

Young Professionals Association of Chattanooga  –Chattanooga professionals promoting philanthropic initiatives

Jim discusses how the Center for Calling & Career has equipped him to boldly pursue his future career and calling.

Jacob Snuggs '14 and his business, Taproot, were awarded $10,000 in seed capital at the Seed Project Pitch Event.