Career Services

Career Services

Career Services assists students in preparing for and pursuing meaningful and rewarding careers through a comprehensive array of programs and services.

Career Counseling and Planning

  • Individual appointments
  • Career exploration and coaching
  • Career assessments
  • Career information and resources
  • Resume, CV and cover letter assistance and review

Programming and Information

  • Penn State Career Guide
  • Presentations and seminars on career-related topics
  • Internship and job search strategies
  • Interviewing skills and mock (practice) interviews
  • Networking skills
  • Job offer and salary negotiation tips
  • Professionalism and soft skills development

Recruiting and Employer Engagement

  • Nittany Lion Career Network (NLCN): primary online resource for connecting students with employers
  • Career Fairs: Fall and Spring Career Days at University Park, regional and online
  • Employer visits, panels and information sessions