For students beginning their career exploration journey
The career orientation is intended to highlight the services and resources offered through the College of Liberal Arts Career Center.
View College of Liberal Arts Career Center Orientation
The CARPE orientation will introduce you to the CARPE map and how to navigate through your career journey
View steps in CARPE orientation
Visit the CLA Career Center in Beering Hall 1289
Create my profile in myCCO on the CCO Website
Identify my interests, abilities, and values
Research majors that match my interests, skills, and values
Speak with an Academic Advisor, Career Specialist, Career Ambassador, or Faculty to gather information about potential majors/careers
Meet with a Career Services Specialist to discuss and create a four-year plan that works for me
Begin exploring internships
Create a LinkedIn profile and check out the CCO virtual LinkedIn Boot Camp
Attend a Career Fair, including the Purdue College of Liberal Arts Social Impact Career Fair!
Attend at least one Coffee and Careers AND one CLA Career Center Program/Event
Get involved with one or two organizations: one with my major, one outside my major
Explore study abroad opportunities
Pursue a summer internship in a field that interests you
Have a productive summer!