Education & Training

Are you looking for a job or internship in Education & Training? This is the career community for you! Stay connected with your field and find information on careers in residential, commercial, hospitality, corporate, healthcare, civic, or educational areas.

Pursue a Career in Education Outside of the Classroom

Envisioning a career that doesn’t have you standing in front of a classroom chalkboard? Read this article which explores a multitude of alternative jobs for educators across multiple industries.

By Toppel
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Types of Careers for Education Majors

Did you attain a degree in education and are not sure what you can do with it? Being an education major does not mean you can only have a career in a traditional teaching style, there are many other alternatives. …

By Sabrina Khan
Sabrina Khan
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Turn Your Passion for Education Into a Career

Do you love spreading education and creating a better world for others but feel limited that it could only be in a classroom? What if there were other ways to reach people, to spread education and develop skills. This article …

By Sabrina Khan
Sabrina Khan
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Featured Resources

The following career resources were selected to support alumni within this career community with their career needs.


A job board for positions in higher education institutions


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GoGovernment: Federal Careers Guides

Explore federal government career options across various disciplines with GoGovernment’s Career Guides. Get insights into agency job offerings, what roles …

Microsoft Learn

Microsoft Learn is a free, online training platform that helps you become proficient in Microsoft technologies with interactive content that’s …

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Are you looking to use real-time job market data to make informed decisions about your future career path, explore relevant salary data, or identify the skills you need to build or market to get your next role? Use the following tool to explore your options.

There are two ways to navigate this tool:

  1. Keyword Search: Search for the title of the job you’re looking to pursue, or skills you may have that could be relevant for a particular career path.
  2. Narrow Down by Industry + Occupation: If you have a general sense of the industry you’d like to pursue, you can narrow down the occupations within a given industry to help you decide.

First, choose an industry of interest, then filter for occupation. (If you'd like to see data for a specific location only, filter by state.)

Type in a keyword to select a relevant occupation. (If you'd like to see data for a specific location only, filter by state.)

Featured Jobs

Thousands of job opportunities are posted on Handshake by employers specifically looking to hire University of Miami students and alumni. The following job opportunities were pulled from Handshake for your career community.

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Skill Building Through Virtual Company Projects

Build valuable career skills and get a taste of industry experience via short virtual projects created by top companies across the globe on the Forage platform. Click on "View All Projects" to view all experiences for this career community. To check out projects across all the career communities and relevant practice interview questions, here.

Wondering how to list a completed project on your resume/CV or LinkedIn profile? Review the Forage referencing policy.

Featured Industry & Career Guides

Vault offers comprehensive industry and career guides that provide insights into industry work life and advice for students and alumni on kickstarting their careers. You can access 170+ guides on our Custom Career Content site to help you explore career paths and gain valuable information that will help you make informed career decisions.

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Cane2Cane Mentors

Cane2Cane is an exclusive community that connects UM students, alumni, and community members to close the gaps between college and careers. As an alum, you can join the community to network with other alumni and industry professionals on the platform and/or serve as a mentor to your fellow 'Canes.

Nicole Sardina, MBA, MPH

Faculty & Staff Mentors
  • Miami, FL
  • Project Manager University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
Meet Nicole >
  • Tax Expert Intuit
Meet Eleanora >

Courtney Woodward

Alumni Mentor
  • Miramar, FL
  • Education Director Universal Technical Institute, Inc.
Meet Courtney >

Lisa Epstein

Alumni Mentor
  • Chicago, IL
  • Principal, Lee Elementary Chicago Public Schools
Meet Lisa >

LaTosha Ramsey

Faculty & Staff Mentors
  • Miami, FL
  • Adjunct Professor Miami Dade College
Meet LaTosha >

Miguelangel Ramirez

Alumni Mentor
  • Miami, FL
  • Global Strategic Implementation Program Manager ADP
Meet Miguelangel >

Elizabeth Janz

Alumni Mentor
  • Atherton, CA
  • Graduate Research Assistant University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science
Meet Elizabeth >

Leila Pinto-Campillo

Faculty & Staff Mentors
  • Miami, FL
  • Financial Advisor Latam region Independent Financial Advisor
Meet Leila >

Ashley Accorto, MBA

Alumni Mentor
  • Miami, FL
  • Director, Online Graduate Programs University of Miami Herbert Business School
Meet Ashley >

Alex Kaplan

Alumni Mentor
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Co-founder & CEO Of Substance.
Meet Alex >

Jaqueline Eldridge

Alumni Mentor
  • Little Rock, AR
  • Educator MDCPS
Meet Jaqueline >

Mi Wu

Faculty & Staff Mentors
  • Coral Gables, FL
  • Program Manager University of Miami Herbert Business School
Meet Mi >

Join your fellow ‘Canes on Cane2Cane and share your career story!


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