Freshman Checklist

  • Take a career assessment to develop a better understanding of your skills, interests, values, and personality in relation to your potential career field
  • Set a goal to achieve a 3.0 each semester your first year
  • Evaluate what you are learning in your classes, what skills you are developing and what classes you enjoy the most
  • Connect with professors and advisors
  • Explore organizations on campus
  • Examine your extracurricular activities. Think about why you enjoy particular hobbies, volunteer work, or sports.
  • Get Connected with the Career Service Center
  • Visit the Student Resource Center on campus to┬ádiscuss majors
  • Create a first draft resume and upload to JobTrax
  • Attend Fall and Spring Career Expos to research careers
  • Attend Job-A-Palooza to learn about part-time jobs and internships
  • Check out the Career Center and familiarize yourself with Career programs, events, and services that are available to you

Career Education COVID-19 Update

The global COVID-19 pandemic is impacting all facets of our lives. The rapid spread of this virus has caused communities worldwide to reinvent how we interact socially and maintain the communities in which we live and work.

Students: The Office of Career Education staff are available via email and video for online appointments and related services.

Employers: We realize that COVID-19 is impacting participation in campus recruitment events and workforce planning. Learn about ways to stay connected with the Office of Career Education.