College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

Career Development

Welcome to the University Career Center at the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (UCC @AGNR). UCC @AGNR is located in Symons Hall, room 0107B in the Academic Programs suite.

Services within UCC @AGNR

  • Job and/or internship search strategies (networking, follow-up etiquette, informational interviews, etc.)

  • Developing customized application materials for desired industry or graduate/professional school

  • How to prepare and practice for interviews

  • Best practices for making contacts within a specific industry

  • Salary research and job negotiations.

The Program Director for AGNR, Mrs. Christina Farmer (cgfarmer@umd.edu) is available Mondays, Wednesdays - Fridays by appointment to meet directly with AGNR students to discuss their career needs. To schedule an appointment, students must log on to their Careers4Terps account with their UMD Directory ID and password. Once logged in, select “Request a Career Advising Appointment” from the C4T Quick Links.

If you need foundational or introductory information about resumes or careers, visit the University Career Center & The President's Promise, located at 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing, Monday through Friday between 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. for one-on-one assistance with our Peer Career Educators (PCE).

Online Resources

In addition to meeting in person with career advisors, the University Career Center and the President's Promise website, provides a plethora of information regarding jobs, internships, and professional development opportunities. You can also view upcoming workshops and events.

Internship and Job Search Resources:

Careers4Terps

To assist in the internship and job search process, University of Maryland offers all students and alumni the Careers4Terps (C4T) online career opportunities database. View the AGNR Job Board

Departmental Websites:

Many departments within AGNR may have individual websites and other online resources where students can locate and apply to internships and jobs specific to that department.

For more information contact Christina Farmer(cgfarmer@umd.edu). 

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