Due to the coronavirus pandemic, High School Career Connect is not performing in-person presentations or in-person mentoring until further notice. However, we are still here to support your campus and students in their college and career research and planning, and we are developing remote techniques to allow access to our program content and career mentorship. If you are interested in working with us to continue providing your students and parents with career and college resources, please contact us at 940-369-5243 or email us at HScareerconnect@unt.edu.
Beginning in July, High School Career Connect will hire peer mentors for the 2020-2021 school year. Applications are now being accepted.
The HSCC staff provides training to student mentors, who then work with middle and high school students throughout Denton County to help prepare them for postsecondary education and careers. Bilingual skills are a plus.
HSCC offers competitive pay.
Interested UNT students should apply via the Handshake website. Login with your UNT email, then search for HSCC peer mentors, job ID 3763552.
Through a generous grant from Bank of America, UNT's High School Career Connect held Future Ready In Frisco, an initiative that brought Frisco ISD students together with employers and entrepreneurs from across the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Future Ready In Frisco took place at The Star in Frisco on October 29, 2019, and featured networking activities, panel discussions, and workshops. The event encouraged mentorship, entrepreneurship skills, and workforce readiness.
Students were provided were provided with educational resources critical to developing their entrepreneurial skills. Those resources are available for download from the Future Ready In Frisco page.