Career & Life Planning

Information for Faculty & Staff

Career Advising, Anytime!

The Center for Career & Life Planning provides tools to help facilitate career-related discussions between faculty advisors and students.

The Center for Career & Life Planning staff members are ready and willing to visit your classroom. We are prepared to conduct presentations and discussions on career planning, major selection, self-assessment, internships, the job search, graduate and professional school, and much more.

Use Handshake as your Career Resources tool, get started now!

Presentation Topic Ideas

First Year - Educate

• Introducing Majors & Careers
• Overview of Career & Life Planning
• Resume Writing 101
• Connecting Interests, Values, and Skills to Careers
• What Can I Do with a Major in...?

Second Year - Explore

• Researching Majors & Careers
• Job Shadowing & Informational Interviews
• Resume Prep (RA's & Scholarships)
• Graduate School: When, Where and Why to Attend
• Interviewing Skills (RA's, Scholarships, Student Leader Positions)

Third Year - Experience

• Finding & Applying for Internships
• Gaining Professional Skills through Involvement
• Resume Prep (Internships)
• Graduate School: Applications and Admissions
• Interviewing Skills: Internships

Fourth Year: Enact

• Job Search Strategies
• Networking: How to Get "LinkedIn"
• Resume Prep (Employment & Graduate School)
• How to Work a Job Fair
• Interviewing Skills (Employment & Graduate School)