Meet the College of Science Career Coach

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


Laura Garza

Associate Director for STEM, Career Coach for Biology, Ecology and Math Majors

Laura Garza is a Career Coach and supports students at the College of Engineering (CENG) at UNT Discovery Park.

Laura earned an M.S. in Counseling from Troy University and a B.S. in Psychology from the University of Maryland.  She also earned a Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity-Threat Detection through Webster University in 2017. Laura enjoys helping UNT students explore their majors and potential career paths which line up with their natural preferences. When she is not at UNT, she loves traveling. The best piece of advice she received was “Luck favors the prepared.” She has been described as a listener, creative, resourceful.

Want to find out more about how Laura can help you? Her office is located in Discovery Park, 2nd floor, E wing, Las Vegas Lane, Room E225K.

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.


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