Resources and Opportunities
Bates-only Resources and Opportunities
As a Bates student, you have exclusive access to databases, guides and connections that will lead you to hundreds of internship and job opportunities in virtually every industry and field:
Register on JobCat and complete your profile to get started and to access internships, job postings and employer events. Through Jobcat you also have access to the Liberal Arts Career Network (LACN) with internship and job opportunities nationwide that specifically target liberal arts graduates.
Access exclusive online subscription websites on JobCat that support in-depth industry research (These can be found on the right side of the JobCat student homepage).
The Spotlight on Careers site was written and developed by BCDC staff in conjunction with members of the Liberal Arts Career Network (LACN). Spotlight on Careers offers an overview on many different careers plus job listings. This site includes industry information for Business, Arts and Communications, Education, Science & Technology, Government, Law and Social Services.
Please refer to JobCat for login credentials if you are off campus
Conduct practice interviews by using a webcam and respond to pre-recorded interview questions.
Vault’s Career Insider is a comprehensive career resource that includes employer profiles, industry overviews and downloadable career guides on many topics
Create your own account and password
Going Global use this resource for finding international employment. Access from the left side of the student homepage of JobCat
Career Search offers an intuitive user interface that lets students and alumni specify a broad range of search criteria to find valuable potential opportunities. Counselors, students, alumni or research professionals are in complete control of the information and can search by industry, geographic region, city, company size, keywords and even competitors..
Please refer to JobCat for login credentials
Glassdoor provides an inside look at salaries, reviews, and interview questions posted by employees and interview candidates at over 100,000 organizations.
Sign up to receive the BCDC Bulletin – a newsletter that highlights programs, events, employment opportunities and breaking news
Apply for the Bates-only Career Discovery In Practice (CDIP) job shadows and Ladd Internship Program
Additional Industry and Diversity Resources can be found here.