Meredith’s Academic & Career Planning (ACP) office offers a full schedule of programs to support students as they choose a major, apply for internship or jobs, or explore graduate school opportunities.
Encourage your student to attend ACP events, including the following:
My Major Meet Ups
Hear from and network with employers in a variety of career fields. Participate in mix and mingle time and simultaneous panel presentations focused on the following majors this semester:
• My Major Meetup: Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, & Business
• My Major Meetup: History, Political Science, International Studies, & Foreign Language
• My Major Meetup: English, Communication, & Religious & Ethical Studies
• My Major Meetup: Family Consumer Science & Child Development
Students should RSVP on CareerLink by October 15.
October 17 and October 24, 2-3 p.m.
A two-part workshop designed to help students through the process of deciding on a major
Global Career Fair
Students with global interests will make connections with local employers and graduate schools representatives.
Career Planning Seminar
Freshmen and sophomores can enroll in CPS 101 – Career Planning Seminar. This half-semester course will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2 p.m. in January and February. The course helps students to decide on their major or confirm their choice and teaches them how to make the connection from major to career.
Students can also access Careerspots videos, accessible through their CareerLink accounts. These short videos allow students to explore a variety of career options.