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UMGC Career Connection

About Career Connection

Career Connection is a blog for UMGC students and alumni to get expert advice from our specialists in UMGC’s department of Career Services. If you have any questions or would like to speak directly with one of our career advisors, email us at

About the UMGC Department of Career Services


Whether you are a current student, alumnus, prospective student or employer, Career Services offers you easy access to career-related support and resources.


In support of the university’s mission – to improve the lives of adult learners – the Office of Career Services provides quality career resources and tools to assist UMGC students and alumni with their career planning and job search needs. From career decision-making resources to career transition coaching, our programs and services are designed to assist students and alumni to develop career goals, career advancement skills and job search strategies needed to facilitate their professional aspirations.