Get Real World Ready

Because it takes more than just great grades to land your dream job, we’re here to help you build your professional network and land that important internship or student teaching job.

Hands-on Career Prep

The UNT Career Center can help you pursue the career you want. It offers résumé writing seminars, mock interviews and on-campus career fairs.

An exciting new program, UNT Career Connect, helps connect you with community partners. Connect gives you experiences that enhance communication, critical thinking and teamwork skills – all important qualities that will help you get hired.

And, you’re in the right place to put your education into use. The Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex has the second highest concentration of Fortune 500 companies in the U.S., a major international airport and the nation’s largest urban arts district.

Hands-on experience

Abundant Internships

Internships provide invaluable training and a head start on your career. UNT's proximity to the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex makes it easier to get experience in your field before you graduate. With 253,000 UNT alumni in the area, you can find inspiring mentors, like Shirin Askari, fashion designer and Project Runway contestant.

The Career Center provides many students with paid, supervised positions related to their field of study, often for several semesters. You may even receive a permanent job offer after graduation.

UNT students have landed amazing internships with leading companies such as:

  • Amazon
  • Apple
  • Cook Children’s Medical Center
  • D.R. Horton
  • The Dallas Cowboys
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
  • Girl Scouts
  • Google
  • Red Bull
  • Southwest Airlines
  • U.S. Aviation Services

Successful Alumni

Meet some of our alums who have found extraordinary success:

Heather Amuny

Heather Amuny-Dey, creative director for Nike Global Brand

Lettie Haynes

Lettie Haynes, assistant vice president of technology services at Burlington Northern Santa Fe

Keith Carlock

Thomas Haden Church, Academy Award nominee

Kristen Farmer

Kristin Farmer, founder autism comprehensive educational services, UNT Kristin Farmer Autism Center

Cynthia Izaguirre

Cynthia Izaguirre, co-anchor on WFAA-TV in Dallas

Norah Jones

Norah Jones, Grammy Award winner

Chip Somodevilla

Chip Somodevilla, White House photographer for Getty Images

Larry Sullivan

Larry Sullivan, director of engineering, Microsoft

Jason West

Jason West, founder of Call of Duty video game franchise

Latonia Moore

Latonia Moore, opera soprano

Michael Faircloth

Michael Faircloth, fashion designer

Brian Heldebrandt

Brian Heldebrandt, director of supply chain operations at Verizon

It's time to take the next step...