Career Center

Tim Wheeler
tWheeler@nmsu.edu
Phone: (575) 439-3726
Located in Academic Advising
advisingNMSUA@nmsu.edu

Career Center

The Career Center assists students through the career choice and job search processes. Assistance and general information are available on topics such as choosing a career, career and educational exploration, the resume and application, the cover letter, thank you letter and references, job hunting, interviewing, and job success.

Individual appointments can be scheduled with the Career Advisor for career decision making, career exploration, job hunting, resume and interviewing, employment forecast information, and nationwide college/university information. Several free handouts are also available. Drop-ins are ALWAYS welcome.

The Career Center is open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm and Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

The Career Advisor can meet with you on an individual basis to discuss your career plans and options.

If you have any questions, or need assistance, Contact the Career Center.

AggieCAREER Manager

Launch your career development plan by creating an AggieCAREER Manager account.
This is New Mexico State University’s online registration system which is used for storing your résumé(s) and cover letter(s) to apply for job postings, review employers attending a Career Services’ sponsored career/job fair, RSVP for workshops, access CareerBeam tools, and Internships.com.

Employers – please visit the AggieCAREER Manager Employer Home Page

CHOICES Career Planner

The CHOICES Career Planner is used extensively in the Career Center for assessment and for occupational and educational information. CHOICES is web-based and can be used on any internet accessible computer, including those in the Career Center. CHOICES is a comprehensive career search software program made up of several databases: occupations, post secondary schools, graduate schools, financial aid awards, and New Mexico employers. The Assessment component is made up of the Interest Checklist, the Work Importance Locator, and the Skills Checklist. CHOICES also connects to America’s Job Bank allowing a job seeker to conduct a nationwide job search. Assessment tools are used to gather information on your interests, values, and skills to help you make a more informed career decision.

CareerBeam

CareerBeam is a comprehensive, 24/7, user-friendly online career center that helps you determine what you want in your career and offers the steps to realize that dream. No matter where you are along the career development journey, it is a self-paced process to help you discover your values, interests and personality style, clarify your career goals, develop a professional resume and cover letter, prepare for interviews, build a professional network, and implement a strategic career search.

Career TV

NMSU Career TV Youtube Channel includes many helpful videos on topics that will help you jump-start your career search.

Career Workhsops

Workshops are conducted on an as-needed basis. If you are interested in attending a workshop, please fill out the form below. Participation in any of these workshops is free and all are welcome.

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