It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year…to Network

The UMUC Career Service Team offers tips for networking this holiday season

Things slow down in many workplaces during the holidays, but what about your networking? The holidays can be a great time to grow your professional network. It is a social time with a lot of parties, events and other opportunities to meet new people and engage with those you already know. The downtime in the office also allows you to think strategically about expanding your network and creating more engagement with your existing contacts.Continue Reading

Don’t just move forward in technology – sprint ahead

With technology careers in high demand, coding bootcamps have become an increasingly popular method for recent college grads to gain the additional skills needed to jump start a career in technology. Coding bootcamps are short, intense, training programs focused on teaching students the latest, in-demand technical skills.Continue Reading

Cybersecurity Faculty Spotlight Featuring UMUC Faculty and Defense Information System Agency Pacific ISSM John Galliano

October is “National Cyber Awareness” month. To better understand this growing and ever-changing field, University of Maryland University College’s (UMUC) Office of Career Services is highlighting the University’s cybersecurity experts to examine career and industry trends, and to provide students and alumni a chance to learn about different career paths within this industry.Continue Reading

Careers in Cyber Security Featuring UMUC Faculty Jesse Varsalone

October is “National Cyber Awareness” month. To better understand this growing and ever-changing field, University of Maryland University College’s (UMUC) Office of Career Services is highlighting the University’s cybersecurity experts to examine career and industry trends, and to provide students and alumni a chance to learn about different career paths within this industry.Continue Reading

October Recruiter Session with General Dynamics Missions Systems, T. Rowe Price, Deutsche Bank, SC3, and Maryland Air National Guard

Last night, UMUC’s Career Services team hosted its cybersecurity Recruiter Session with more than 120 attendees both in-person and online. Employers present at the event included General Dynamics Mission Systems, T. Rowe Price, Deutsche Bank, SC3 and Maryland National Air Guard. The event was hosted at the UMUC Academic Center in Largo and online. The event gave attendees information and insight into the various career opportunities and work culture within the cybersecurity departments.  Continue Reading