Developing a satisfying and rewarding career is a significant challenge. Career Services utilizes various Personality Tests and Assessments to help you explore who you are and how your skills, interests, and experiences relate to the world of work and Millersville University. Once you identified a major, learn what you can do with the major by exploring resources available at Career Exploration web page. As you meet with your Career Counselor you will be able to see how you can implement your 4 year career plan.
Developing effective resumes and cover letters is an important part of marketing yourself to employers. Resumes and Letters section on the Career Services page will guide you as you create your own brand.
Effectively interview as an other skill that Career Services can help you with. Click on the Interviewing link to learn more about basic types of interviews and interview do's and don'ts. Also view the Career Advice Videos, these videos offer advice and examples on how to present yourself in various interviewing situations
Networking is also an important component of learning what employers are looking for in job applicants. Visit the Networking and Resources page to learn how to effectively build your network.
Employment after Graduation
CareerConnection Job Database is your link to employers and events sponsored by ELCM.
There are many websites available that help students identify possible employment opportunities. Career Services Employment and Web Resources identifies websites that you may find helpful as you look for employment after graduation.
Search for a Graduate School
Career Services is here to assist you as you consider enrolling in graduate school or professional school. The Gradate School page directs you to resources to find a graduate school in you field of interest; information on entrance tests; and online practice tests and off campus programs designed to educate you on effective test taking strategies.
As you navigate your way through the application process, a Career Coach will help you:
- clarify your reasons for considering graduate study
- research programs consistent with your career goals
- improve and revise your application essays
- prepare for your successful graduate school interviews
Services are free for the first three years from the student's graduation date from Millersville University. An annual fee of $20 will provide you with one-on one counseling services after three years.