Top Ten List
1) Career Services Web Page
Career Services invites everyone to explore our web page for a wealth of information. The site includes job opportunities; Résumé/Cover Letter, Interviewing, and Graduate School Guides; online career assessment tools; a Calendar of Events page; a Get Involved Guide; links to various job resource sites on the Internet; sample interview questions; information on majors and graduate schools; and various other resources.
2) Career Counseling & Testing
Students having difficulty choosing a major or minor field, or deciding what to do with their major/minor, are welcome to schedule an appointment with Career Services. Students are also encouraged to complete online assessments on our website to utilize in appointments.
3) Résumé/Cover Letter Assistance
The Career Services staff assists students by reviewing résumés, cover letters, and other job search-related materials for proper grammar, format, and content.
4) Full-time and Part-time Jobs
Paid internships and full-time/part-time opportunities can be accessed through our webpage by clicking on the “Job Opportunities” link and visiting the College Central Network System. Here, employers look at candidates for position vacancies with their organization, and they will search our online database for résumés. There is also a mentoring component to this system, which will allow you to network with alumni. A list of additional part-time job opportunities can also be accessed through the “Job Opportunities” link. For information regarding on-campus interviews, please view the Calendar of Events page and visit Career Services to register. See Financial Aid for information regarding Federal Work Study positions.
5) Graduate School Assistance
Our office can assist students with résumé writing, mock interviews, and personal statement reviews, and we can provide information on the various graduate admission exams that may be required for entrance to graduate school.
6) Mock Interview Sessions
Career Services offers students the opportunity to participate in these sessions to better prepare for interviews. We also have sample interview questions in our Career Planning Guides.
7) Internship Program
Our internship program allows students who have junior or senior standing and meet certain GPA requirements to apply classroom theory and knowledge in a company/organization. Students receive academic credit for the internship program and must meet with Career Services to begin the process.
8) Social Connections
Join us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest to stay connected, learn valuable information, and be informed of certain job/internship openings.
9) Career Fairs
Students can search for jobs and internships at the multiple career fairs that Career Services sponsors/co-sponsors each year. Please go to our Calendar of Events page for more information.
10) Special Events and Other Services
Career Services sponsors various events each year, including a Career Conference, a Career Fair, a Career Carnival, class presentations, and drop-in sessions that cover a variety of topics. Our office teaches a one credit hour course titled Careers, the Job Search, and Beyond, and we encourage juniors and seniors to enroll.