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Career Services Center

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The Career Services Center provides a variety of free services to all New Mexico Highlands students and graduates in developing effective job search skills, career planning, and locating employment opportunities including on-campus student jobs, summer internships and research programs, part-time jobs and career employment. Career Services does not secure employment for students, but rather provides valuable resources and training to conduct effective employment searches.


Job search strategies
Résumé writing assistance
Interviewing strategies
Job postings
Career fairs

Do you need an interview outfit?
We can help you make your best impression. It’s free to Highlands students and alumni to support you on your job search and on the job.

Build your Future with O-NET Online Interest Profiler

The O*NET Interest Profiler (IP) is a family of self-assessment career exploration tools that can help students discover the type of work activities and occupations that they would like and find exciting. Students identify and learn about broad interest areas most relevant to themselves. They can use their interest results to explore the world of work.

Career Peer Advisor (CPA) application materials:

Felix Martinez Student Services Building, Room 230, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Appointments are encouraged. Call 505-454-3048

Mailing Address:
NMHU Career Services
Box 9000
Las Vegas, NM 87701

Tranquilino Hurtado, Director, 505-454-3251,