Career Center

The TCU Center for Career and Professional Development maintains contact with public and private schools seeking teachers, administrators, and other types of educational personnel. Registration with the Center entitles students to file a summary of their academic records, together with requested recommendations from teachers and others acquainted with their qualifications. Former students may use the Center in seeking positions and the Career Center and College of Education host a yearly Education Interview Day for students and alumni. This career center is a member of the American Association for Employment in Education, Texas Association for Employment in Education, and Texas Association of School Personnel Administrators.

The Center for Career and Professional Development offers the following services:

  • Resume and Cover Letter Review
  • Job and Internship Search Strategies
  • Mock Interviews
  • Graduate School Preparation
  • Networking and Recruitment Events

To schedule an appointment contact:

Melanie Coulson TCUMelanie Coulson

Phone: (817) 257-2222




Information for individuals in need of tutoring and childcare

With the challenges that COVID-19 has presented, we recognize the growing need for alternative teaching/tutoring opportunities.

Currently, there are some community resources that we would like to share. and Private Education Pods are great community resources where you can post your employment opportunities and potentially connect with TCU CoE students/alumni.

In the coming days, we will also be posting resources to the CoE and Career Center websites, including “How to write a job posting”, “How to interview teaching candidates” and “Competitive Teaching Salaries.” Please know that we hear your concerns and are doing our best to support you as well as our students and alumni.

Should you have any additional questions or concerns, please direct them to the CoE Career Consultant, Melanie Coulson, at

College of Education Interview Day

The College of Education works with the Center for Career and Professional Development to provide on-campus interviews with school districts in Texas, as well as outside the state. Participating school districts conduct interviews on campus.

Event Details:
Check back in Spring 2021 for details about future events.

Student/Alumni Registration Information

Please note the Interview Days are available for alumni and currently enrolled TCU College of Education students. Non TCU students/alumni interested in North Texas area careers can visit the Region 11 DFW Application Consortium or the NCTASPA Job Fair website for more information.

Employer Registration Information

The College of Education Interview Day is open to schools, districts and companies throughout Texas interested in meeting and interviewing TCU education students and alumni. Interviews will take place on the TCU Campus in the Brown Lupton University Union. The cost to attend the Interview Day is $40.00 per representative (lunch included).

For questions regarding registration or the event, please contact:

Karrabi Malin
Phone: (817) 257-7662