Pioneer Career Center

Pre-Professional Workshop Series

The Pioneer Career Center will be hosting a variety of workshops for all WBU students to aid in exploration of all careers, applying to professional schools and personal statements. Below are the workshops to sign-up and attend (Topics TBD). All workshops will be held at the Mabee Regional Heritage Center Auditorium. Sign-Up is free. For help, email:

Copy and paste this registration Link: (Coming Soon)
Current WBU Students/Alumni please use the following link to sign-in: ( Once in College Central Network, you can then copy and paste the registration link, above.

  • September 9, 2024 (5pm-6pm)
  • October 7, 2024 (5pm-6pm)
  • November 4, 2024 (5pm-6pm)
  • (Spring Dates-TBD)



Wayland Baptist University is excited to offer all students and alumni several FREE resources as they pursue new careers. Visit this site often for updates and information related to the job search process.

Planning for your career

Students and alumni have free access to, an outstanding web-based career-planning service. MyPlan provides a range of informational documents on careers as well as assessments that can help new college students determine their aptitudes and interests to help choose the right career path. We encourage job seekers and career changers to also peruse this site for helpful hints and educational help. Contact Jeffrey for a code to access the testing options on this site.

We also proudly use as a trusted resource for career tests. Learn more about the career test.  Also, contact Jeffrey to receive a free career test and free premium report.

AdobeStock_368059755.jpeg  The Career Center has gathered resources available to help you get all the necessary materials and skills together before it's time to hit the streets on a job search. The following can help you prepare for the task of finding that dream job.


Resume and Cover Letters:

The Pioneer Career Center partners with Wayland's Multidisciplinary Tutorial Services for assistance with reviewing your resume and providing helpful feedback for current and former students. Appointments can be scheduled in person on the Plainview campus or via Zoom or phone. You may also find the following resources helpful:

If you need one-on-one help with a resume or cover letter, the MTS or Career Center are here to help. You can visit the MTS webpage for contact info to make an appointment and to see more resources. Or reach out to Jeffrey at (806) 291-3600 for help in the Career Center.

For those with disabilities, the Resume and Employment Guide from Resume Builder can be a valuable resource to make sure you get a level playing field on the job hunt. Peruse the rest of their site for some other great resources.



The Pioneer Career Center is happy to offer mock interviews for students or alumni who want to brush up on those skills and get the experience of a live interview with some honest but constructive feedback afterward. Those are available in person on the Plainview campus or via Zoom for alumni in any location. As online interviews are becoming more common, becoming comfortable in this new venue can be a great skill to obtain! Let us help you! Reach out to Jeffrey for an appointment!



Wayland has partnered with Upkey to provide additional resources via their helpful modules. These include a resume builder, career creation course, and a pitch coach that helps you perfect your "elevator speech" for networking and interviews.

  Upkey.jpg                  New modules coming soon include a branding expert that can help you create your own professional image and links to access top internships and jobs nationwide.It's free to use, so visit and learn more. Sign up with an email and password of your choosing.


Upkey also offers a Virtual Internship Program, an opportunity to build your skills and work with reputable companies to give yourself an edge for the job search after graduation. The six-week program is open to students of all ages regardless of where you are located... it's VIRTUAL after all! 


Seeking your next job

Wayland Baptist University uses College Central Network, as its official job resource and resume system. 

Students and alumni, quickly apply to jobs and Internship/Co-op opportunities posted exclusively for you, and search other opportunities via Jobs Central® and Intern Central®, national job boards linked to the Indeed network  


                 .Search jobs posted at our school!

• Create and upload your resume and career portfolio to make available to employers.
• Access our events calendar, and career/job search advice documents, podcasts, videos and more.
• Review Career Fair information and company recruitment visits.
• Employers, search for talented students and alumni, and post unlimited jobs for free.

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Our office is here to help students find career opportunities that fit their interests and skills, as well as guide them in preparing for their chosen field. We help students learn the most effective ways to search for jobs and how market themselves in a professional manner. We provide similar services for alumni and resources to help those in the job search. Please reach out to us if we can be of assistance.