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Downloadable resources and online modules and samples to help prepare for every aspect of your career path.

Prepare for Graduate School

Thinking about continuing your education? Obtaining a graduate degree or other specialized degree is an excellent way to grow professionally, make a career change or increase your marketable skills for future employment.

Choosing a program that is aligned with your future goals and preparing application materials are key to your success. Use the following resources to ensure you are prepared.

Career Interest Communities

Career Interest Communities are groups that help you explore possible interests and identify potential career paths. View the communities below.

Future Focus Activities

Below are a collection of ready to use activities to explore and prepare for your future career.

Featured Articles


Use this example as you update your resume with your professional education experience.

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Featured Classes

Cross-Functional Collaboration

Explore the essential roles and functions you’ll be collaborating with at top companies, then dive into best practices for leading…

Informational Interviews

Careers aren’t built alone! Informational interviews are a key tool in your professional toolbelt: learn how to leverage the peers…

Veterans: Preparing for an Interview

Prepare you to practice common interview questions and how to impress your interviewer.

LinkedIn Overview

Learn how to harness all of LinkedIn’s features in order to optimize your job search, expand your network, and maximize…

Using Career Services

Introduction to Career and Professional Development Services.

Goal Setting

Setting relevant and precise goals is a recipe for career success… but where do you start? Learn how to choose…

Finding an internship

Create your internship search strategy and get started today.

Clarifying Expectations

What questions do you need to ask to get the job done correctly? Improve your ability to communicate with your…

Exploring careers in instructional design and learning technologies

Exploring careers in instructional design and learning technologies.


Get seen by employers and put your best foot forward in the application process by unlocking key hacks and tips…


Interested in learning more about networking? Complete this self-paced module for best practices and suggestions!

Career Exploration

Finding your career path doesn’t have to be a headache! Learn the difference between constructive and overwhelming questions to ask…

Search for a job or internship

Need support finding a job or internship now? Complete this self-paced module, and reach out to our team for further…

Creating an application

Planning to apply to new opportunities? Review best practices for your resume, cover letter, and general application format before submitting.

Gain experience now!

Looking to gain experience? View the resources in this module and determine what works best for you. Part-time jobs (NOTE:…

Hiring Process & Offer Evaluation

Upgrade your hire-ability by demystifying the hiring process from application to offer.

Getting to Know Your Manager & Team

Navigating a new workplace is a challenge. Start your new role with confidence by asking the right questions on (and…

Professional Writing & Organization

Take a deep dive into the unspoken do’s and don’ts of professional communication with coworkers, customers, managers, and more! Then,…


Prepare to ace the interview! Dive into interview fundamentals, secrets to making a great first impression on employers, and how…

Cover Letters

When used correctly, a cover letter can be a valuable companion to your resume. This course will provide the samples…