Carlow University students hanging out in front of St. Joseph

Career development services for students

Get the knowledge, skills and experience you need to land a job you love.

Schedule an appointment online using Handshake.

Career development services include:

  • Resume writing and cover letter writing
  • Interviewing skills
  • Informational interviewing
  • Conduct a job and internship audit
  • Internship and job search skills
  • Using Handshake (job/internship database)
  • Researching organizations and companies
  • Preparing for graduate school
  • Writing letters of intent for graduate admission
  • Procuring references
  • Negotiating job offers
  • Creating an e-portfolio
  • How to use LinkedIn and social media

One-On-One Coaching

  • Career interest assessments
  • Choosing a major or career
  • Creating a plan to get the job you want
  • Mock interview and feedback
  • Switching major or career
  • Preparing for a career fair

On and Off-Campus Events

  • Career and graduate school fairs
  • Workplace site visits
  • Networking events
  • Employer visits and presentations 
  • Career events by field of interest 
  • Networking with alumni

Identifying Career Options