Meet the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Career Coaches

The Career Coaches in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences are here to assist you with navigating your career journey. We look forward to connecting with you and helping you achieve your career goals because Career Readiness is Life Readiness.


Shunta Thomas

Associate Director, CLASS and HPS

Shunta Thomas is the Associate Director for College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, College of Health and Public Service, and Mayborn School of Journalism.

Shunta earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Illinois State University and a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Accounting from Tennessee State University. She also earned the following Texas Educator Certificates – Principal, Business, Marketing, ESL. Shunta has a lifelong passion and track record for helping youth exceed and reach their highest potential.

When she is not at UNT, she is volunteering in her community through the local high school, women’s clubs, and church. The best piece of advice she received is always strive for excellence, reflect on the learnings along your journey, and share your talents and gifts.

Want to find out more about how Shunta can help you? Her office is located in GAB 220AA.

Current undergraduate and graduate students and recent graduates (graduated one year ago or more recently) can schedule an appointment through Navigate. Experienced Alumni (graduated more than one year ago) can check out the options available for career advisement on the Alumni page.