The Office of Career Services provides programs, services, and information designed to help students and alumni make informed career decisions, develop skills, and learn more about the ongoing journey of career development. We provide several resources that faculty can use with students and/or implement in existing courses.
To discuss our services or obtain more information, please contact Heidi Friedrich, Career Services, 724-983-2844.
Career Services in the Classroom
The Career Center offers various presentations and resources that can be integrated into the curriculum. Please explore the following information and keep us in mind as you plan your courses.
Career Services staff members are available as guest speakers in your class and can offer instruction on career planning and job and/or internship search topics. In addition, we're available to stand in for you in class in the event that you're unable to make it to class due to illness or an emergency. For a detailed listing of standard in-class presentations, please contact Heidi Friedrich.
Career Development Topics
- Career Goal Setting and Planning
- Resume Writing
- Interviews: Best Practices for all Interview Scenarios
- Job Search Strategies
- Internship Preparation and Search
- Career Exploration
- On-line Job Ready and Search Engines
- Cover Letters and Correspondence
- And, more!
- Online Resume
- Job Searchs
Nittany Lion Career Network
This service is available 24/7 and allows students and alumni to upload resumes to our website and search for a variety of jobs and internships. In addition, employers can post jobs and internship opportunities and review resumes on the website. More than 11,000 registered employers use this site.
Students can activate their account by visiting NLCN's website and following the prompts for student log in.