Career Information

Mission

The Career Services Mission is twofold:

  • to promote the value of a biblical higher education as it relates to employment
  • to assist students in preparing to enter their chosen vocations directly or through further professional or graduate studies.

Career Counseling & Planning Looks at:

  • Self-awareness and career choice
  • Knowledge of the world of work
  • Knowledge of personal values, goals, skills, interests, and personality
  • Integrating a biblical worldview within the world of work
  • Career resources to utilize

Some Questions to Explore in Career Counseling:

  • What can I do with my major?
  • What should I major in/ How do I decide what to major in?
  • How can I get experience in the field in my area of study?

Some Questions to Explore in Job Preparation:

  • How can I effectively write resumes, application letters, graduate essays, etc.?
  • How should I go about looking for a job?
  • How should I effectively prepare for a job interview?
  • What are/where can I find some job search resources?

Areas Career Counseling May Address:

  • Explore interests/majors
  • Research careers /vocations
  • Find on-campus/summer jobs
  • Search for internships
  • Networking/alumni contacts
  • Resume Writing Guidelines
  • Cover Letter Guidelines
  • Conducting an Informational Interview
  • Interviewing Guidelines & Techniques
  • Conducting Your Job Search
  • Graduate School Planning

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