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For Veterans

Angelo State University’s Career Development Office offers resources and assistance to meet the specific needs of military veterans. Please use the information on this page to help you achieve your career aspirations.

Job Search Resources

Texas Veterans Commission: This group helps match veteran job seekers with the best employment opportunities available.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program: Some veterans may be eligible for employment if they meet the criteria listed on this website.

Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (VETS): This organization offers support, advice and resources for job-seeking veterans.

RecruitMilitary: This website helps veterans reach their goals, whether in education, careers, business ownership or professional development training.

Military to Civilian Occupation Translator: This tool helps service members match military skills and experience to civilian occupations.

Military Crosswalk Search: This tool searches codes or titles from the Military Occupational Classification (MOC) to find potentially equivalent civilian titles or occupations.

Discover Criminal Justice:  This website compiled a list of 101 criminal justice job resources.  

Hiring Veterans

USAJOBS: This website lists openings within the federal government, and preference is given to job-seeking veterans.

G.I. Jobs: This website contains job hunting tips and a list of veteran-friendly employers.

Call of Duty Endowment: This website helps veterans find jobs that suit their interests.

ASU Security Studies & Criminal Justice:  This website lists employment opportunities, scholarships and internships. 

Networking

While on the job hunt, it often helps to have the right connections. Contacting these veterans organizations in our area may help you get one step closer to your next job.

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Résumé Writing for Veterans

The University of Minnesota has put together résumé writing tips to help veterans best convey their skills and accomplishments to potential employers.

Your Employment Rights

The Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) states that veterans are not to be discriminated against by employers based on past, present or future military service.