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YOUR CAREER STARTS HERE

There's a lot that goes into landing your dream job and launching a successful career, but that's why we created Greater Than a 4-Year Plan.

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greater than a 4-year plan

 Each level provides the progressive steps you need to take to become ready for today’s job market when you graduate.

Need help choosing a major? Want to know what you can do with your major?

Start Your Plan

Need help writing an effective  resume? Don’t know what to say or  wear during an  interview

Build Your Plan

Looking for an internship or a meaningful part-time job? Thinking about graduate school

Work Your Plan

Need help developing a professional network or negotiating a salary offer?  

Live Your Plan

CAREER FAIR AND EVENTS

Hone your networking skills and connect with employers at 20+ annual career fairs and events.

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Top 10 Reasons to Attend a Career Fair

  1. YOU ARE GOING TO NEED A JOB.
  2. You can't stay on your parents' payroll forever.
  3. Practice makes perfect.
  4. You might get your picture on the Career Services Center website.
  5. You could be selected on the spot for an interview.
  6. Employers give away some pretty great swag.
  7. Networking with alumni is a great way to land a job or internship.
  8. Career fairs are the BEST place to meet multiple employers face-to-face in one location.
  9. Mountaineer TRAK makes it fast and easy to prepare a "must-see" list.
  10. You can network with hundreds of employers without leaving campus.

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Discuss major exploration, internships, job searches, graduate school preparation, or career planning.

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Meet Jessie Barclay, Career Services Counselor

Best Job Seeker Advice:

All experience is good experience. Think of new ways to see your experience. What did you learn you were capable of? Think of lessons and skills learned instead of a list of computer skills.

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what does it take to stand out?

In addition to strong academics and applied work experience, such as internships, employers look for candidates with skills and experience in:

Critical Thinking

Critical Thinking

Communication

Communication

Teamwork

Teamwork

Volunteerism

Volunteerism

Leadership

Leadership

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View jobs and internships, search employers, sign-up for on-campus interviews, and learn about career fairs and events.

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