Four-Year Career Plan for Undergraduates


Freshman Year : Awareness



Sophomore Year: Exploration


  • Join student organizations and professional associations related to your intended career field.
  • Use our Job Search Tutorials to learn about resumes, cover letters, thank you notes and interviewing.
  • When developing your resume, include transferable skills from all work experiences you have had.
  • Upload your resume on Careers2Geaux.
  • Update your resume with each new job you hold and/or student organization you join.
  • Continue exploring occupations through our Web site, the Internet, newspapers, magazines and books.
  • Meet with a career consultant to develop a comprehensive search strategy for finding work experience.
  • Start clarifying and confirming your career choice by gaining career-related work experience.
  • Pursue internships and co-ops through the On-Campus Interviewing Program.
  • Attend career fairs and other events.


Junior Year: Experience



Senior Year: Transitions