Career Exploration and Planning
Learn about potential career paths, salaries, and the types of jobs you can pursue with your Brightpoint major.
Use Career Coach to discover majors, in-demand careers and education based on your interests. Take a career assessment and explore career suggestions based on your interests. Plus, find local data on wages and employment opportunities.
The Occupational Outlook Handbook
The government's premier source of career guidance featuring hundreds of occupations.
Offers detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers and more.
Virginia Education Wizard
Offers career assessments, college and career advice, and tools to help you understand more about yourself and find out how to achieve your goals.
What Can I Do With This Major?
This is a great tool to connect majors to careers. Explore hundreds of academic majors to see outlines of common career areas, typical employers, and strategies designed to maximize career opportunities.
Learn about the career paths of other Brightpoint students and alumni.
Information for individuals with specific questions regarding diversity employment, being out in the workplace, transitioning to the civilian job market after a military career, or career opportunities for individuals with disabilities can be found in our Career Services LibGuide Jobs Tab.
Resumes and Cover Letters
Creating resumes and cover letters can seem stressful but they don’t have to be. Brightpoint is here to assist you every step of the way with resources to put your best professional foot forward.
For customized Brightpoint resume and cover letter examples and tips for creating strong documents that will impress hiring managers, check out the Career Services LibGuide Career Resources Tab.
Career Connector Series
Hear from local employers about job opportunities in high-demand career fields.
Events and Workshops
Wednesday, February 8, 2023
- Career Workshop: Resumes, Cover Letters, Networking, Preparing for Career Fairs 2:30pm - 3:30pm Midlothian Campus
Tuesday, February 21, 2023
- Resume Writing and Preparing for Career Fairs Workshop 12:00pm - 1:00pm Chester Campus
Tuesday, February 21, 2023
- Resume Writing and Preparing for Career Fairs Workshop 5:30pm - 6:30pm Chester Campus
Thursday, March 2, 2023
- Career Fair - EMS, Education, Funeral Services, Health, Human Services, Massage Therapy, Nursing 12:00pm - 2:00pm Chester Campus
Tuesday, March 7, 2023
- Career Fair: Communication, Education, Humanities, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Visual Arts 12:00pm - 2:00pm Midlothian Campus
Monday, March 27, 2023
- Career Fair: Business, Computer Science, Engineering, IT, Math, Science 12:00pm - 2:00pm Midlothian Campus
Tuesday, April 11, 2023
- Criminal Justice and Military Career Fair 10:00am - 12:00pm Midlothian Campus