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Opportunities

Future Potential Professional Positions

  • Director of continuing education/community education in university or community college
  • Administrator of community education program
  • University faculty (e.g. in adult & continuing education, community education, human resource development, adult literacy, higher education)
  • Director of continuing professional education program
  • Administrator in adult basic education/GED/adult literacy programs
  • Distance learning administrator or specialist
  • Educator in the health professions (continuing professional ed, patient education, staff development)
  • Director of human resource development
  • Human resource developer in business and industry, schools, government, non-profit sector
The American Youth Leadership Program offers opportunities for American high students and educators to travel abroad on a three- to four-week-long exchange program to gain first-hand knowledge of foreign cultures and to collaborate on solving global issues. Several different organizations implement this program, and each has organized an academic and experiential educational exchange focused on dialogue and debate, leadership development, and community service. Recruitment areas and application deadlines vary, so please check the American Youth Leadership Program website for more information.

Graduate Student Travel

As you may be aware, the Graduate College provides limited funding on a competitive basis for graduate student travel to professional conferences. The updated Graduate Student Travel Fund Request form may be found on the following link: http://www.gradcollege.txstate.edu/docs/Grad_Travel_Fund_Request.pdf

The form has been updated to include more information about eligibility requirements and the award process. Please use this form to request funding. To request travel funds, the student should obtain the required Graduate Student Travel Funds Request form, complete the form, and submit it to their department.  The student’s department and/or academic College may also contribute funds for the student’s travel. 

Information about the papers presented by Texas State graduate students may be found in the Graduate Student Showcase section of the Graduate College Web site at: http://www.gradcollege.txstate.edu/about/accolades/awards.html#dissertation 

For more information, please contact Sylvia Mobley (sm39@txstate.edu).