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Career Development

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

Freshman: Know Thyself
Sophomores: Explore What's Out There
Juniors: Get Experience
Seniors: Search & Transition


Career Event List - Spring 2019

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!
Date Workshop Time Location RSVP

Description

Monday,
February 4th

Resume Building 7:00-8:00 pm Cougar Pavilion RSVP to Lindsey Schmidt (listock@siue.edu) by 2/1/19

Targeted for juniors and seniors: learn how to create and/or sharpen your resume

Wednesday,
March 6th

Interviewing Skills 7:00-8:00 pm Cougar Pavilion RSVP to Lindsey Schmidt (listock@siue.edu) by 3/4/19

Targeted for juniors and seniors: learn what types of questions might come your way on an interview and what to wear.

Monday,
April 22nd
Life After Sport 7:00-8:00 pm Cougar Pavilion RSVP to Lindsey Schmidt (listock@siue.edu) by 4/19/19

Targeted for juniors and seniors: learn how to foster your identity now so you thrive after losing your immediate connection to sport.

 

 

SIUE Career Development Resources

SIUE Career Development Center
List of Majors Offered at SIUE

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.