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Experiential Learning

Experiential learning opportunities offer students real world experience while positively impacting self-esteem and career readiness.

University Career Center

The University Career Center assists students and alumni in identifying and developing the global skills necessary to successfully pursue and achieve lifelong career goals.

  • Career Explorations
  • Graduate/Professional School
  • Internships
  • Interviewing
  • Professional Networking
  • Experiential Learning
  • Resumé Review
  • Career Closet
  • Career Fairs
  • Workshops
  • On-Campus Recruitment

The Najim Center for Innovation and Career Advancement

The Najim Center serves as a hub offering programming aimed at ensuring that UTSA students in all majors are able to develop career pathways and leverage experiential learning opportunities that hone their career readiness skills. Students gain direct experience with issues affecting their community and knowledge on how to connect that back to their classroom studies.

  • Hands on Applications
  • Professional Team Building
  • Innovation Exploration
  • Community Impact
  • Flexible Engagement

Civic Engagement

The Center for Civic Engagement empowers students, faculty and staff to serve society through community engaged scholarship that enriches learning, promotes civic literacy and contributes to the study of community needs and resources.

  • Service Learning Support
  • Rowdy Corps
  • Civic Engagement Summit
  • Civic Literacy
  • Service Learning Outcomes

Undergraduate Research

The Office of Undergraduate Research initiates a collaborative network of programs to engage and support undergraduate students’ participation in research and scholarly activities in all areas of academic inquiry.

  • McNair and LSAMP Programs
  • Undergraduate Research & Scholarly Works Journal
  • Mentor/Mentee Opportunities
  • Conferences and Showcases

Health Professions

The University Health Professions Office provides advice and support to students interested in pursuing careers in the health professions.

  • Health Career Explorations
  • Applications
  • Internships
  • Entrance Exams
  • Professional Networking
  • Resumé Review
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Health Fairs
  • Workshops
  • On-Campus Recruiting
  • Advising

Legal Professions

The Institute for Law and Public Affairs provides advice and support to students interested in pursuing careers in the legal professions.

  • Legal career exploration
  • Applications
  • Internships
  • Entrance Exams
  • Professional Networking
  • Resumé Review
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Law Fairs
  • Summer Law School Academy
  • On-Campus Recruiting
  • Advising

Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Connects students to entrepreneurship activities directed through programs such as the Center for Innovation, Technology & Entrepreneurship (CITE) and the new Arts Entrepreneurship Research Laboratory. Facilitates shared resources and programs both internal to UTSA and to the greater San Antonio innovation ecosystem with a goal of developing new technology ventures.
  • New Tech Ventures
  • Catalysts for entrepreneurship
  • Competitions
  • Innovative Exploration
  • Big Rowdy Idea
  • Bootcamps