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Center for Career and Experiential Education

Resources and Handouts

Career Assesments Learning About Majors and Careers
Additional Resources Handouts


Learning about Majors and Careers


WHAT CAN I DO WITH THIS MAJOR?

In-Person Help with Your Major:
To meet with a Career Advisor: log onto RhodyNet . You may now make your career advising appointment online! Call 874-2311 for assistance.

How do I decide on a major or find out more about a major?  How do I know what I am good at? Your career advisor assists you in exploring your interests, skills, values and abilities and connecting majors and careers. Career assessment will help you make a knowledgeable decision regarding what major to chose. Specific occupational information, self assessment testing, websites, and online resources will be suggested according to your specific interests and needs during the career advising appointment.

Online Resources to help with your Major:

What Can I Do with this Major.....?
List of majors at URI
Majors Search Princeton Review
Majors Search College Board
College Grad Job Hunter
O*Net OnLine
Podcast: Careers in Science, Engineering, Mathematics and Technology

USAJobs/StudentJobs

Federal Jobs by College Major
Thinking About Law School

Job Choices Magazines

Career Assessments: Learning about Yourself and Careers

TypeFocus™(recommend meeting with a career counselor for evaluation of results)
Strong Interest Inventory (must meet with a career counselor before taking)
Campbell Interest and Skills Survey CISS (must meet with a career counselor before taking)
Learn more about Career Assessments

Handouts to Print

Career Assessments Informational Interviews
Choosing a Major Internship Guide
Cover Letter Samples Job Fairs Made Simple
Effective Interviewing Marketable Skills
Exploring Graduate School Networking
Federal Government Jobs/Internships Office of Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Fact Sheet
Contacting Alumni Career Mentors On-Campus Interviews Explained
  On-Campus Student Employment
Four Year Career Plan Protect Your Image: Your Digital Identity
GLBTQ in the Workplace Resume Writing Worksheet
How to Stand Out in a Crowd Skills & Attributes of Student Athletes
How to Write a Cover Letter URI for-credit Internship Guide
How to Write a Resume Values Assessment
  Graduate Student Welcome Handout

Additional Resources

25 Ways to Sabotage Your Job Search Top Ten Career Strategies for Freshmen & Sophomores
Learn How to use Linkedin How to Build your professional profile on LinkedIn.
 



Contact Information


Room 122 Roosevelt Hall
90 Lower College Road
Kingston, RI 02881
401.874.2311


Career Advisor of the Day


M-F, 9 AM - 4 PM, Roosevelt south lobby
Resume Boot Camp 11:15 - 11:45 AM daily


Career Advising Appointments


Log onto RhodyNet
or visit 122 Roosevelt Hall for assistance

Alumni Career Services


Contact Marie 401 874 9404 or mrgeary@uri.edu

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