Participating in college athletics is an unforgettable and formative experience. All student-athletes develop unique transferrable skills during their undergraduate experience. Years of training and competition afford student-athletes characteristics that will lead to future success. This program, in cooperation with the SIUE Career Development Center, best prepares our student-athletes for their future job search and career.
Career Program Checklists
Career Skills Workshops -
- Seniors must attend TWO sessions of their choice.
- Juniors must attend ONE session of their choice.
- Freshmen and Sophmores are welcome, though not required.
- Please RSVP to Lindsey Schmidt no later than the date listed!
|Career Exploration||7:00-8:00 pm||Cougar Pavilion||RSVP to Lindsey Schmidt (firstname.lastname@example.org) by 9/11/18||
Targeted for sophomores and juniors: explore your perfect job and how to find it
|Resume Building||7:00-8:00 pm||Cougar Pavilion||RSVP to Lindsey Schmidt (email@example.com) by 10/10/18||
Targeted for juniors and seniors: learn how to create and/or sharpen your resume
|Personal Branding||7:00-8:00 pm||Cougar Pavilion||RSVP to Lindsey Schmidt (firstname.lastname@example.org) by 11/20/18||
Targeted for juniors and seniors: learn how to identify what your brand is and how to improve your online presence
Spring semester topics will include: Interviewing Skills, Resume Buiding and Life After Sport
SIUE Career Development Resources
Not sure what major to pick? This might help . . .
What Can I Do with a Major In? . . . (Courtesy of University of North Carolina Wilmington)
What Can I Do with a Major/Degree In . . . (Courtesy of MyPlan.com)
What Can I Do with a Major in Art?
Choosing a College Major
Please contact Lindsey Schmidt for more information on the Career Development Program.