Career Advantage: Online Employment Preparation Program

Do you want to find or change employment? If so, this self-guided program was designed for you! 

Career Advantage for V.I.P.s is made up of instructional modules you can explore at your own pace:

  • Modules 1-4 guide you step by step through the processes of self-assessment, career exploration, development of effective job search techniques, and decision-making about resume design and development.
  • Modules 5-7 contain information about job accommodations, talking to employers about vision loss, and the job interview process.
  • Module 8 offers information, suggestions, and activities to help you move beyond learning new skills to applying them as an effective job-seeker.

Career Advantage for V.I.P.s was developed by researchers at Mississippi State University through a grant from the Department of Education: NIDRR grant number H133A070001-09. 

To access this program, visit this page to register. If you have any questions about the program, please contact us at 662-325-2001 or by email at

Career Advantage for V.I.P.s