Ready. Set. Career.

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First gen college students are pioneers

on the brink of uncharted territory to launch a career. That’s why we’re here: You’ve got the career potential. We’ve got the career resources. Together, the possibilities are endless.

What you get

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Access to a Network.
From anywhere. At any time.

CareerSpring’s on-line Career Platform is a digital hub where you can access information about career opportunities, connect with real-world professionals for advice, or find out about job openings.

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Career Advice.

Our Platform’s Career Advisor Forum gives you access to hundreds of working professionals from dozens of industries for video conference advising sessions.

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Resources that help you understand your options.

Why read about them in a book? Our Platform’s Career Video Library features hundreds of real-world professionals explaining their jobs in ways you’ve always wanted to hear.

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Career doors.

You’ve made it this far. Now launch your career through Our Platform’s Job Placement services. Learn about job postings and work with a coach to get in front of employers.

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Career information and advice to help you grow

Browse CareerSpring’s Career Platform

The CareerSpring Network works

CareerSpring is a collective of individuals and organizations who believe that first generation college students have the preparation and intellectual capacity, a set life experiences, and grit necessary to add significant value to our workforce. Together, employers, educators, community organizations, and volunteers build our Network of information and social capital to unlock this first generation student potential and facilitate high-quality employment that enables both individuals and employers to prosper. We have no doubt – our Network works.

Learn more about our Network Partners

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“Getting the right advice from the right people has helped me get where I am today. This is why I know CareerSpring can help me get where I’m going tomorrow.”

Isaiah Culpepper,
Bachelor in Nursing, UTHealth

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"Through the CareerSpring Platform, the Cristo Rey Network can strengthen and expand the services we offer our alumni through our new national alumni association, supporting each one in best-fit professional roles once they graduate from college."

Elizabeth Goettl,
CEO Cristo Rey Network

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“Genesys Works is proud to partner with CareerSpring to strengthen our community and ensure everyone has the opportunity to find meaningful work. We know how important it is for our alumni to connect with other professionals as they navigate the pathway to career success."

Katherine Taylor,
Genesys Works

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"CareerSpring's access to career information is incredibly valuable because it enables first gen students like me to demystify jobs we're interested in, giving us a better sense of jobs that match us and how to obtain them."

Rebeca Salas,
Bryn Mawr graduate

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"The CareerSpring Network is very much in line with our company’s values for social impact, our goals for talent recruitment, and our belief in the future potential of first generation college students."

Peter Tumminello,
Group President, Southern Company

Start your journey with CareerSpring

Join the Network that works to support the American dream for first generation college students.

Career information, advice, connections, and job opportunities – all in one place.

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