Define Yourself

  • Visit the Career Office, meet with a Career Counselor; get familiar with the services we offer
  • Get to know faculty, staff and counselors – establish a mentor
  • Explore major choices – talk with other students, faculty & friends to discuss career choices
  • Utilize assessment tools to identify & explore your interests, abilities and work values – this can help you choose a major
  • Explore career ideas through Informational Interviews
  • Get involved in campus and community activities and clubs, join at least one student organization
  • Practice speaking up in class, become a leader in discussions
  • Develop a strong GPA and begin developing your resume
  • Build experience – do volunteer work or apply for summer jobs – complete a job shadow with a local business or organization
Not sure which major at Plymouth State is right for you? The College of University Studies is a great first stop in the major and career decision making process.
Want to explore various career options? FOCUS 2, a career exploration and planning program is available to you.  Email career.services@plymouth.edu for the Access Code. Take the assessment tools to determine your interests, skills, and values and how they relate to careers, occupations, and graduate school.

 

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Hours: Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at the Garden Level of Mary Lyon Hall

career.services@plymouth.edu
(603) 535-2336

James Kuras,
Career Services Manager

Peter Laufenberg
Internship Manager

Stephanie Messina,
Career Services Graduate Assistant

Jessie DeBow,
Program Support Specialist