How Can I Help?
As a parent, you want to make sure that your student succeeds
inside and outside the classroom. This is where Internship and
Career Services (ICS) comes in. We help students prepare themselves
for a successful postgraduate career while they're still in
At the beginning of the year, ICS recommends that parents help
their students create a to-do list that will help them organize
their personal goals. This will help students regardless of how
close they are to graduation. The list that ICS suggests is:
- Exploration: Your student can discover more
about their strengths by doing personal assessments. Combined with
individualized career counseling, these will help your student
choose a major and career.
- Preparation: Your student can fine-tune their
resume, cover letter, interviewing skills and much more by making
sure that everything is in place to begin the inevitable job search
or other post-graduation experience.
- Engagement: Your student can benefit from
events like Networking Night and the Internship and Career Prep
Program (ICPP) that are hosted by ICS annually. These events give
students the opportunity to network with employers from all
Follow this to-do list and your student is sure to find success!
If you have questions or would like to schedule an appointment with
a career advisor, contact ICS at firstname.lastname@example.org or (317)