Located on the Gulf of Mexico, Houston is home to more than 40 colleges and universities. Second only to New York City, Houston’s 17-block theater district includes Bayou Place, a 130,000-square-foot entertainment complex filled with restaurants, clubs, a theater, and a cinema. Midtown Houston is known internationally for its museum district. The Contemporary Arts Museum is a popular daytime destination, and Midtown’s bars, restaurants, and comedy clubs make it a happening nighttime spot. Shopping aficionados will find everything from flea markets and outlet centers to the three-level Galleria mall, with 350 stores and an indoor ice-skating rink. Houston is also home to Space Center Houston, the NASA tourist center, as well as Six Flags Splash Town tropical water park. The annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is the largest rodeo in the world, featuring country music superstars like Trisha Yearwood and George Strait. Sports fans can root for Houston’s professional and college teams, and nature lovers can take a 20-minute drive to Galveston for an enjoyable day at the beach. Come join us in Texas, the Friendship State, and launch your new career.