Career Planning Advising, Resources, Services

MSU Career Services Network hosts virtual events, resources and services for all students https://careernetwork.msu.edu/ College specific information is included below.

 

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Career Exploration and Job Listing Services

https://www.canr.msu.edu/academics/careers/

Experiential Learning/Internships:

Animal Science

Community Sustainability

Food Science

Nutritional Sciences

 

Arts and Letters

Resources and services are available through our Excel Network: online & remote internships, career advising https://excelnetwork.cal.msu.edu/careers/

 

Broad College of Business

Individual Virtual Career Coaching Appointments, including virtual mock interviews (Zoom, MS Teams, audio-only); contact: palmer@broad.msu.edu; appointments can be made on Handshake https://www.joinhandshake.com/

On-Demand Virtual Career Prep Resources: contact Kristen Hintz hintzk@msu.edu; D2L, Russell Palmer Career Management Resources Community https://d2l.msu.edu/d2l/home

Career Document (resume, cover letter) Review: contact: Kristen Hintz hintzk@msu.edu; email: Palmer@broad.msu.edu for review

VMock AI Review: an online resume review tool that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to provide feedback and suggested edits for resumes. Available only to Broad students; contact: Tony Mara maraanth@msu.edu; https://www.vmock.com/msubroad

Group Virtual Career Search Prep Workshops: Students may view all workshops and register (although registration is not necessary) on Handshake https://www.joinhandshake.com/

Virtual Drop-By Hours contact: Kristen Hintz hintzk@msu.edu; Drop In Hours with Zoom link can be found on Handshake https://www.joinhandshake.com/ and on D2L, Russell Palmer Career Management Resources Community https://d2l.msu.edu/d2l/home

Broad Career Bulletin: Contact: Kristen Hintz (hintzk@msu.edu)

Broad Career Guide: While a paper version has been available, the entire Guide can be found online in PDF format on the Broad website and on D2L; contact: Kristen Hintz hintzk@msu.edu; https://broad.msu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Broad-Job-Search-Guide-2020-2021.pdf

Virtual Recruiting Events: contact: Al Hatch ennestal@msu.edu; Handshake https://www.joinhandshake.com/

Virtual Job Board Platform: All full-time jobs and internship opportunities can be found on Handshake; contact: Al Hatch ennestal@msu.edu; Handshake https://www.joinhandshake.com/

Virtual Career Center information is available at https://broad.msu.edu/career-management/virtual/

Residential Business College (RBC) Success Series: every Tuesday 6:00pm – 7:00pm https://broad.msu.edu/undergraduate/opportunities/rbc/

Residential Business College (RBC) Lunch and Learns provide students with an opportunity to learn professional development tips https://broad.msu.edu/undergraduate/opportunities/rbc/

Women in Business Student Association (WBSA) Mock Career Fair: This virtual event provides direct contact recruiting with members of Multicultural Business Programs student organizations. It is open to all Broad students; contact Person: Ms. Ann Crain crain@broad.msu.edu

Student and Industry Resource Center “SIRC” supports students interested in careers in the hospitality industry. shbsirc@msu.edu 517-353-9747

 

Communication Arts and Sciences

Virtual Career Advising available via phone, zoom and document review email dropbox https://forms.gle/DZ236JNyUhWKPvNa7; contact: Randi Martinez, mart1705@msu.edu https://msu.joinhandshake.com/appointments

Virtual Field Experience: weekly employer site visits to help students explore communication related careers and expand their networks by meeting with alumni and employers; contact: Randi Martinez, mart1705@msu.edu - https://comartsci.msu.edu/student-experience/field-experience

Virtual Sales Leadership Career Fair: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/16309/student_preview?token=LRzY0VYtCTqXePO6f7cr6Mk_3PdiWuVGeAy0dX42Ge_jd0vf2MrGZg

Virtual Career Fair Prep Sessions: virtual on-demand workshops for Communication Arts and Sciences student organizations; contact: Randi Martinez, mart1705@msu.edu - https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events

CAS 110: Creative Thinking is a 400+ person asynchronous experiential learning course. Students engage in small group and class discussions on various topics including empathy, problem-solving strategies and more. They help solve real-world challenges through the design thinking process. They also get to know each other and their professor through "ask me anything" sessions and a class wide talent show.

CAS 492 740: 1 credit 8 week career planning course; contact: Randi Martinez, mart1705@msu.edu

 

Education

On Line Career Resources: The MSU Career Services Network offers many free online resources for MSU students. Students should go to the Career Services website for additional information not found on this site. https://education.msu.edu/resources/students/career-services/#career-resources

 

Engineering

The College of Engineering Career Center offers all services virtually and engages students and employers. https://www.egr.msu.edu/careers/virtual-career-center

 

James Madison

James Madison College’s Career Services Office supports students as they explore their career interests and prepare for post-graduate opportunities https://jmc.msu.edu/career/

 

Honors College

Student Services plus Honors College advising and alumni staff team to develop programming. https://honorscollege.msu.edu/programs/index.html

 

Lyman Briggs

Career Workshops: virtual career advising as well as workshops; contact: colem371@msu.edu

 

Music

Running Start helps equip students for work in today's music industry. We are bringing in guest artists via Zoom, setting up virtual internships and performance opportunities, and opportunities to meet individually with a video chat or phone call https://www.music.msu.edu/information-for-students/runningstart

Running Start Program Career Development Cohorts: groups of 10-12 music students who meet biweekly from Sept-Dec on Zoom to provide support, community, learning and feedback as each member works on independent projects related to their creative or professional goals; contact: Christine Beamer beamerch@msu.edu; http://tinyurl.com/RScohorts

 

Natural Science

Career Planning and Resources: Online appointments can be scheduled with Mr. Brian Telfor, NatSci Career Consultant. Online resources are available on the NatSci College Career Services website. https://natsci.msu.edu/students/current-students/college-career-services/

 

Residential College in the Arts and Humanities (RCAH)

Career Advising Appointments can be made by logging into Handshake, clicking “Career Center” then “Appointments”. RCAH students should schedule an appointment with “RCAH-Allison Fox,” or email Allison directly at foxallis@msu.edu.

Career and Internship Resources: Fall career exploration events featuring alumni are held each November as part of the college's Wednesday Night Live program https://rcah.msu.edu/current-students/careers-internships/index.html

 

Social Science

Online Career Development Programs are available at https://socialscience.msu.edu/undergraduate/current-students/careers/index.html

Experiential Learning information is available through https://socialscience.msu.edu/undergraduate/experiential-learning/index.html

  • SSC 199 and SSC 399: On-line community engagement courses
  • SSC 493A: Global Virtual Internships in Europe, Asia, Australia and Latin America
  • SSC 493: Domestic Internship; students have an opportunity to participate in virtual town hall meetings, an alumni mentor program, alumni roundtable discussions
  • SSC 199: Community Engagement; students have an opportunity to participate in virtual town hall meetings to build community, network, and discuss community engagement projects
  • Study Away at Home and MSU China-Based Semester Programs: on-line support, advice and course approvals for all international students currently participating in programs abroad for Fall 2020

 

Veterinary Medicine

Career Services including resume and professional development workshops, virtual career fairs; contact: Paul Edwards edward48@msu.edu https://michiganstate.sharepoint.com/sites/MSU-CVM/SitePages/Students/Student-Career-Resources.aspx