Career & Industry Resources


The AAF provides several career and industry tools to our college chapter students. These tools have helped numerous college graduates jump-start their career in the advertising industry. AAF's career and industry tools range from an exclusive AAF online job bank to Mosaic Career Fairs to literary resources. Students can also tap into our broad network of industry professionals for speaking engagements and mentorship.

AAF Job Bank

The AAF Job Bank, a partner in the Marketing Career Network, is the place to find that perfect advertising or marketing job. Search for your first job or an internship with one of thousands of top marketing and advertising employers. It's free to post your résumé or to search through the open positions and apply!

Internships

Take a look at some of the amazing internship opportunities available to AAF students, such as the Vance and Betty Lee Stickell Internship. This program is intended to raise the awareness and understanding of advertising processes and business ethics among future advertising professionals by providing real world, hands-on experience at top firms in the advertising industry.

Mosaic Career Fairs

Mosaic Career Fairs connect talented minority advertising, marketing and communications students with industry professionals who are seeking entry-level candidates. Students and corporate recruiters are brought together for one day to discuss potential career opportunities. The students also participate in a professional development seminar designed to increase their knowledge about resume writing, interview skills and networking.

Recruitment Opportunities

Read through our Talent Connections brochure for information about upcoming recruitment opportunities within various AAF programs and events.

Advertising-Related Web Sites

The Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications
The Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications, or ACEJMC, is the agency responsible for the evaluation of professional journalism and mass communications programs in colleges and universities.

Association of Education in Journalism and Mass Communications
The Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (AEJMC) is a nonprofit educational association of journalism and mass communication educators, students and media professionals. The Association's mission is to promote the highest possible standards for journalism and mass communication education, to cultivate the widest possible range of communication research, to encourage the implementation of a multi-cultural society in the classroom and curriculum, and to defend and maintain freedom of communication in an effort to achieve better professional practice and a better informed public.

Advertising Educational Foundation
The mission of the AEF, a resource for liberal arts college students and their professors, is to be "the advertising industry's clearinghouse, repository and distribution force for educational information and materials to improve the perception and understanding of the social and economic role of advertising."