Career Development Workshops
The Career Center conducts a comprehensive series of workshops to help you develop a successful internship/job-search strategy, and develop the necessary tools to land satisfactory employment. Your active participation in the workshops will allow you to identify areas of interest and career goals, and communicate your qualifications to potential employers through résumés, cover letters and interviews. You may attend the entire series of workshops or only those that interest you. The workshop series is offered several times each semester. Prior registration is required via CareerWEB .
+ Graduate Studies: Conquer the Application Process
Are you interested in a master’s or PhD program? Not sure where to start when it comes to universities, programs or funding? This session will cover the application process and timeline, required exams and documents, funding opportunities and regional differences.
+ Personal Statement: Enhance Your Graduate Study Application
Applying for graduate studies, going on a study-abroad program or planning to do so in the near future? The most vital component of the application is the personal statement. Attend this session to learn how to set yourself apart from other applicants and give the admission committee members a glimpse of your intellectual and creative abilities (offered in the spring).
+ Professional Job Search Tool Kit
Develop and implement successful job search strategies and acquire an edge in your search. Learn how to create effective résumés, develop job search strategies, and professionally and effectively present yourself during interviews.
+ Your Interest and Career - Strong Interest Inventory®
Trying to choose a college major or plan a career? The Strong Interest Inventory can help in your academic and career planning by measuring your level of interest in occupational areas, as well as work and leisure activities.
Interests are compared with people who are happily employed in a variety of occupations.
+ Your Personality and Career - Myers Briggs Type Indicator®
Mix and match your personality and career through the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI). MBTI will enable you to discover your personality type, reveal your preferences and strengths, and relieve the pressure of career decision making.