Whether you are an incoming freshman or a senior preparing to graduate, the Career Development Center offers the services you need to start your successful career! We can help you assess yourself using the FOCUS Career Assessment System, perfect your resume and cover letters, and help you search for that perfect internship or job!
Visit the Career Development Center and meet our staff!
Take FOCUS and meet with a Career Advisor to interpret results
Get involved with on-campus organizations
Attend a resume writing workshop
Get a summer job related to your major
Consider a summer elective internship
Register for and begin utilizing Charger Career Link!
Discuss major and career goals with a Career Advisor
Take the FOCUS Career Assessment program
Research more information about your potential career field
Shadow a professional in your career of interest
Conduct an informational interview with a professional
Develop leadership skills by getting involved with clubs
Build a personalized career action plan with your Career Advisor
Explore internship opportunities in your major
Meet with a Career Advisor to narrow your career choices to two or three fields
Update your resume - have it expertly reviewed in the CDC
Secure an internship or part-time job in your career field
Attend Speed Networking events to perfect this skill
Plan and prepare for graduate school
Undertake your second internship opportunity
Attend mock interview events on campus
Meet with your Career Advisor (early Fall) to develop a job search plan
Assemble a professional portfolio
Refine your resume and cover letters
Participate in a mock interview
use several methods in your job search
Take grad school admission test(s) and apply
Believe that your job search will be fruitful!
Intern! The best way to land a job is to work your way to graduation