Your Go-To Source for Career Advising and Strategy
5 Benefits of Working with a Career Coach
1. A Personalized Career Action Plan
Your coach will design a holistic plan that guides you effectively through your degree program and prepares you for success beyond graduation. This includes connections to hands-on experiential learning and opportunities in your field of study to complement in-class coursework.
2. A Well-Mapped Academic Plan
You'll receive advising and assistance on general learning strategies and how to set goals, prioritize work, and effectively engage with university resources—including faculty, curriculum, peers, international student services, writing and technical support, and more.
3. Job Search Support
Your coach will assist you in understanding fundamental career and job search processes and crafting your social media presence.
4. Recommendations for Global Experiential Opportunities
Navigating the many programs CPS offers can be daunting. Your coach is an invaluable guide for accessing and choosing the best experiential projects and co-op opportunities.
5. Connections within the College of Professional Studies Network
There is a robust network of individuals across the university, in a wide range of expert roles, to help you achieve success in your field of study. Your coach will help you access this support before, during, and after your time in the program.