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    Investigating Careers

    Investigating careers is a vital piece of career planning. For more assistance with these methods and resources contact the Career Center at careercenter@ohiodominican.edu.  

    Get Experience / Build a Resume

    Internships
    Internships will provide valuable experience and give substance to your resume, making you a more viable candidate for your new career. Learn about available internships through ODU JobLine.

    Part-time Jobs 
    Part-time jobs are a great way to gain transferable skills and experience in your area of interest. Learn about available part-time positions through ODU JobLine.  

    Campus Involvement
    By getting involved on campus, Ohio Dominican students have the opportunity to develop their leadership skills, interact with their classmates, and play an active role in the community. Campus involvement also demonstrates to employers your initiative to be involved in areas that enhance your skills. Learn about the student activities and organizations available on campus.

    Volunteering
    Employers value volunteer experience. It is a great way to showcase leadership skills, awards and notable responsibilities. Learn about area volunteer experience opportunities.  

    Study/Work Abroad  Study abroad gives you the opportunity to gain personal growth and exploration as well as the opportunity to build valuable skills and help make you competitive with top candidates.   

    Job Search Guidebook 
    Our online Job Search Guidebook will give you a thorough overview of how to write effective resumes and cover letters, how to handle yourself in an interview, and provide you with job search strategies.
     

    Student Experience Workbook 
    The purpose of this workbook is to help you turn your overall experience into relevant resume material. Stop by the Career Development Center for a copy today!

    Graduate School

    ODU Masters Degree Programs  

    Information Resources

    Peterson's Guide to Graduate Schools
    Includes a search engine for graduate programs, online practice tests for popular entrance exams (fee-based) financial aid information and more.

    Grad Schools.com  
    Graduate Guide 
    Grad School Tips 

    Entrance Exam Websites:

    GRE Graduate Record Examinations 
    MCAT Medical College Test
    LSAT Law School Admission Counsel 
    MAT Miller Analogies Test
    GMAT Graduate Management Admission Test
    PCAT Pharmacy College Admission Test
     
    Free Graduate Practice Tests at Learning Express Library