The Career Center is here to help you through every part of the career-planning process!
Just Getting Started?
- Email the firstname.lastname@example.org to get started!
- What to expect in first steps with us:
- Resume/cover letter review (utilize resume builder template if you do not have a resume yet)
- Review Career Planning Timeline
- Overview of Career Center Resources
- Discussion of career goals/objectives for future steps + appointments on Handshake
Career Planning Timeline
Engage: Search for a summer job and/or internship and attend The Citadel Career Center Career Fair
Explore: Review career goals and research career options with Zippia
Engage: Search for a summer job and/or internship, attend The Citadel Career Center Career Fair
Explore: Continue to explore and research career options
Engage: Search for a summer job and/or internship (or internship for academic credit) and attend The Citadel Career Center Career Fair
Prepare: Update resume, cover letter, and reference page with The Career Center and practice interview skills with InterviewStream
Engage: Engage in a full-time job search/apply for graduate school (and take entrance exams), attend The Citadel Career Center Career Fair, and evaluate offers and follow-up
Sigi3 – Identify career values, interests, personality and skills
LinkedIn – Build your professional network and connect with alumni and professionals in the field
InterviewStream – Practice and develop effective, behavioral based interview skills + follow-up communication
Kaplan Course – Course to improve GRE, MAT, LSAT, and MCAT scores
We recommend students and recent alumni create and actively use Handshake, our platform for talent recruiting, networking, jobs and internships, and on-campus recruiting!
Undergraduate students need to Log in using their Lesesne Gateway ID and password. Graduate students and alumni need to create an account by selecting "Sign up for new account," choose "student/alumnus," and follow the prompts. Accounts are approved during business hours Monday - Friday.