2017-18 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalogs

Student Success Center

Career Center

The Career Center provides programs and services to students to aid in the development and implementation of their educational plans and goals. Through the Center's programs and services, our goal is to assist students from the beginning to the end - beginning with new student orientation and ending with the final stages of the job search process. We provide new and current students, as well as alumni, with the support they need to be successful.

Career Services

www.minotstateu.edu/careers

Services and programs are provided to help students explore career options, clarify their career goals, and link those goals to appropriate academic paths. A variety of career assessment and decision-making resources are available in the major and career exploration process. Browse through a variety of resources that provide detailed descriptions of different occupations, labor market information and the certification and education requirements necessary to enter the world-of work for specific careers.

Staff provide assistance to students and alumni in defining career and employment goals and assists in their search for employment opportunities. In addition, the Center offers guidance on job search strategies, including resume preparation, cover letter writing, and interviewing techniques. The office also coordinates activities such as on campus interviews, specialized career workshops, and an annual job fair and etiquette luncheon.

Programming/Workshops

The Career Center, along with the POWER Center, provides a variety of programs designed to enhance student success from entrance to the university and throughout the university experience. Topics include: time management, career exploration, study skills, money management, writing for college coursework, and stress techniques.