VCU Career Services subscribes to a number of tools that can help you in you exploration of majors and career pathways. Check out the most popular resources to get you started on your search.

For more information on using the tools below, email

Handshake login

Log in with VCU eID and password. Apply for jobs, schedule career advising appointments and register for career events.

Parker Dewey

Parker Dewey connects students to micro-internships and project-based work, helping you demonstrate skills, explore career paths across different fields, and connect with great organizations.

LinkedIn Learning

Formally, LinkedIn Learning offers 5,000+ creative, business, and technology courses, to extend your skill set beyond the classroom.

What Can I Do With This Major?

The What Can I Do With This Major? website will help you connect majors to careers. Learn about typical career areas and types of employers that hire people who graduate from each major.

Big Interview

Big Interview is a web-based mock interview program that combines a curriculum of video lessons with virtual practice to help you improve your interview skills and increase the likelihood of landing a job.

Candid Career

An online video library of thousands of first-person testimonials from industry professionals as well as job preparation tips for recent graduates.

Beyond Graduate School

Beyond Graduate School is an online platform that helps master’s students build their careers. From video lessons on career exploration, to writing application materials, to interviewing and negotiating for that next step — BGS helps master’s students through each stage of their job search.

The PhD Career Training Platform

The PhD Career Training Platform is an online professional development tool where postdocs and doctoral students can explore career options and learn job search strategies to secure employment in academia and beyond.


Log in with VCU eID and password. This website has information and resources to help students find global internships, jobs and study abroad experiences.


Take four assessments  and see which careers are the best match for you. Explore what these careers entail, and see currently open positions ranked by their match to your unique code. Click Join Now the first time you sign in.

The Vault

Vault is a great resource for researching, finding and evaluating top employers.  Check out their industry and career guides along with company rankings and profiles.