of UTSA graduates remain in Texas
alumni work at USAA
alumni work at H-E-B
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Access UTSA Resources Corporation Collaboration
Engage with faculty and students to create beneficial partnerships for your business or foundation.
Bold Is... preparing Texans for the jobs of tomorrow
Meet Jessica Le ‘18
Forensic Investigator at ZOOM
Leveraging cyber skills learned in the classroom, a Chevron internship found through UTSA’s Career Center, and extracurricular involvement, Jessica now works with industry experts in the field of digital forensics, cybersecurity and insider risk to help keep the company and its employees safe.
Bold Is... producing the workforce talent Texas needs
Top 30 Employers of UTSA Graduates
UTSA students get a bold advantage in the marketplace from the many career-engaged learning opportunities that comprise our Classroom to Career Initiative. As a result, employer partners actively seek out and hire UTSA students and graduates for internships and jobs. That's one reason why 91% of UTSA graduates stay in Texas. Here’s a snapshot of where many of our graduates currently work:
Creating Career and Community-Ready Graduates
After graduates earn their degrees from UTSA, they’re using their talents, skills and knowledge to strengthen the Lone Star State. UTSA’s top ten degree programs align directly with San Antonio’s thriving industries. As a result, graduates have an advantage in the job market – as well as a competitive edge to transform the future of our city, state and the world.
Top 10 UTSA Degrees
San Antonio's Core Industries
Bold Is... Expanding career support infrastructure
Investing in the programs and spaces needed to produce graduates ready for the jobs of the future is a key focus for UTSA. Some highlights:
Highlights Investing in the programs and spaces needed to produce graduates ready for the jobs of the future is a key focus for UTSA.
Data-intensive degrees & research UTSA’s School of Data Science
The first of its kind in Texas, our School of Data Science answers the national call for a highly skilled workforce to fill growing needs in cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, big data and data analytics. The School is bringing the data science and cyber expertise to the employers that are looking to expand their businesses and their workforce with this new generation of talent.
Career exploration & preparation Najim Center for Innovation and Career Advancement
The Najim Center was established in 2020 by local entrepreneur and philanthropist Harvey E. Najim. Najim wanted to create a space where all students could access resources for career exploration and preparation and discover experiential learning opportunities. In 2022, Najim committed another $2 million gift to expand the center’s reach, build its network in downtown San Antonio, and provide more students with hands-on learning experiences.
Coming soon to Downtown San Pedro II - Supporting Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Opening in 2025, San Pedro II will allow UTSA to draw on the broad opportunities that exist in San Antonio to address the city’s pressing workforce needs, to connect UTSA students with experiential learning and career-engagement opportunities, and to provide training to prepare students for careers in interdisciplinary fields such as cybersecurity, computer and data sciences.
Career-Ready Roadrunners UTSA's BOLD Advantage "Formula"
Our Goal UTSA aims to have 75% of undergraduates participate in a classroom-to-career experience by the year 2028
When students learn by doing, they learn differently. From industry internships and team-based project learning to research and entrepreneurship, experiences outside the classroom stretch academic foundations to a whole new level and prepare students for the workforce ahead. That’s what UTSA students find from Day One of their academic journey — experience-based learning to support their transition to life after college and into career
UTSA students learn through:
- Entrepreneurship & Innovation Opportunities
- Professional Learning Events
- Internships and Similar Immersions
- Undergraduate Research
- Study Away