Director’s Letter

Glenda Jones, Director of Career ServicesWelcome to the Prairie View A&M University Career Services and Outreach Office web-page. We are pleased that you have opted to visit us and we invite you to browse the website and see what we have waiting for you. The Career Zone, as we are affectionately called, serves all students – those majoring in agriculture through those studying zoology, with education and nursing in between.  Additionally, we strive to support our graduate students and alumni by providing services and resources to help align professional development training with career goals. Our department also aims to help you identify, plan and implement sound career decisions that will lead to your personal and professional development. We are able to assist you in your career and life planning through programs and services to bridge the move from college to the career world. Furthermore, we are committed to empowering students to enter the competitive and global market place with confidence and competence. Our experienced staff offers career advising, seminars on a variety of career topics, and an online career center with strategic career management tools including industry information, company databases, self assessment exercises and internship and job postings. Additionally, we will work with you and your academic advisor to provide guidance and information on internship opportunities. Our job is to help you succeed by matching your image with your ambition and to help you become one of Prairie View A&M University’s ‘productive and successful people’. We hope you will take the time to register with our department and enjoy the benefits as you engage in events to help you in your career goals. To our employer partners, we are indeed pleased to have you participate in our various functions, career fairs and on-campus interviews.  We also offer other opportunities for you to be involved in the development of our students.


Glenda Jones Director, Career Services