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Begin your college career by establishing your personal career plan. Review the checklist to determine what items you will complete during each year of your college experience. This is your plan of action - each opportunity you choose will allow you to build your experience and strengthen your resume for the job search.

Download a copy of the Four Year Career Plan

Year One - Explore

Year Two - Discover

Year Three - Connect

  • Seek a leadership position(s) with a student organization.
  • Gather information on summer learning opportunities like study abroad and community projects.
  • Start narrowing your career choices by speaking with faculty, family, friends, and peers.
  • Select elective courses and minors that will enhance your goals and help you develop new skills.
  • Secure an internship and keep track of your accomplishments. Talk to the Internship Coordinator to determine if the experience can be used for credit.
  • If attending graduate/professional school, start researching admission requirements and preparing for standardized tests (GRE, LSAT, MCAT, GMAT, etc.)
  • Build practical experience through academic research and class projects.
  • Begin asking faculty and professional contacts for permission to use them as a professional reference.

Year Four - Achieve

Career Development Center Events

Walk-In Wednesday

Walk-In Wednesday

February 26th, 2020

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Women’s Basketball vs. IU East

Women’s Basketball vs. IU East

February 26th, 2020

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Spectrum Spring 2020 Meeting

Spectrum Spring 2020 Meeting

February 26th, 2020

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Real Life Where’s Waldo Game

Real Life Where’s Waldo Game

February 26th, 2020

All day event

Men’s Basketball vs. Ohio Christian University

Men’s Basketball vs. Ohio Christian University

February 26th, 2020

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

LOUISVILLE CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL

LOUISVILLE CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL

February 27th, 2020

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

LOUISVILLE CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL

LOUISVILLE CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL

February 27th, 2020

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The History of Beer in New Albany

The History of Beer in New Albany

February 27th, 2020

12:20 PM - 1:10 PM

Kaltura: Best Practices

Kaltura: Best Practices

February 27th, 2020

12:20 PM - 1:10 PM

Real Life Where’s Waldo Game

Real Life Where’s Waldo Game

February 27th, 2020

All day event

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