Discover Your Career Advantage
Career Advantage is a program to help you discover what you love, explore your options, experience real work in an internship, and pursue the right networks to find the career of your dreams. By tracking your college experiences you intentionally develop a portfolio of skills employers seek.
Through Career Advantage, you will:
- Develop your resume and LinkedIn profile
- Make employer visits
- Complete a career assessment
- Conduct job shadowing
- Complete an internship
- Volunteer for a Chicago-area organization
- Build connections at networking events
- Develop your own professional brand
- Connect with leaders in your chosen field
- And much more!
Fully Online—and Easy to Follow: Track your progress and search for internship and job opportunities through Career Hub. Review the Career Advantage Planning Guide to see how the program is mapped out for you.
Your Connection to Future Employers: This program will help you translate your entire college experience—classes, part-time jobs, study trips, volunteer and service involvement—into qualities employers want.
Full of Rewards Along the Way: You’ll get access to free apps, iTunes giveaways, VIP passes to employer visits, gift cards, and more.
If you have any questions please visit the Career Development office in the Center for Student Engagement. You can click on the button below to schedule a meeting.