University of Houston-Victoria

Career Development Center


The mission of University of Houston-Victoria Career Development Center is to guide students and alumni in career planning, to provide workshops and training to help link students with employers, and to serve as a resource for professional development in students’ desired fields.


UHV Career Development Center is a member of the following organizations.

Houston Area Consortium of Career Centers' mission is "to educate, promote and enhance Career Center Services and employment opportunities for students and alumni of member institutions. We shall provide professional development opportunities in career services which include career counseling, placement assistance and employment, and graduate and professional school information. We shall promote professionalism and a spirit of cooperation among career services offices and with employing organizations. As members of this local organization, we shall provide support services to regional and national Career Services Organizations."

National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) is the leading source of information on the employment of the college educated. NACE facilitates the exchange of knowledge and insight among individuals and organizations focused on career development and employment of the college educated. NACE forecasts trends in the job market; tracks legal issues in employment, the job search, and hiring practices; and provides college and employer professionals with benchmarks for their work.


UHV Career Development Center subscribes to print publications and online services that are available to UHV students and alumni.