Career Advising

At the Career Center,we offer several types of individualized appointments to provide career coaching and professional development and support for students. View all of our appointment types below!

Appointment Categories

Professional Development

Acquire assistance with interviewing, resume and cover letter writing, networking, social media presence and job & internship search strategies.

Personal Development

Identify strengths and explore majors and career options through self reflection and assessment. 

Maryville College Works

Discuss your Maryville College Works status and get assistance with the completion of career development graduation requirements. 


Get assistance with career and graduate school planning, post graduation.

Our services remain available to graduates throughout their career!

Appointment Types

Career Event Preparation:
Gain insight on appropriate attire for the type of event you are attending. Get assistance with professional communication and networking skills. 
Career Planning:
Create next steps and goals based on your interests and strengths. This will be the plan to help to determine your SPE and plan for life after college.
Cover Letter:
Get assistance creating, editing and researching appropriately for a cover letter. 
Fellowship Search & Application Materials:
Create strategies and utilize resources for a fellowship search and/or get assistance with your CV/resume, essays for application, letters of recommendation and references.
Foundational Resume:
Answer questions you may have about resume feedback or the foundational resume assignment for Maryville College Works. Resumes must be approved to receive Maryville College Works credit, please select this appointment if you need assistance completing the requirement.
*Full-Time Job Search & Application Materials:
Gain assistance with job search strategies and resume, cover letter and references for a full-time job search.
*Graduate School Search & Application Materials:
Get assistance with graduate program evaluation and assistance with CV or resume, statement of purpose essay, letters of recommendation, and/or online application for graduate school programs.
Internship Application Materials:
Access assistance with resume, cover letter and/or references for an internship application.
Internship Search: 
Develop strategies and find resources to secure a meaningful internship.
Major Exploration: 
Explore and compare majors, discuss potential career paths and create a framework to make informed decisions.
Maryville College Works Assistance:
Gain assistance and clarification regarding Maryville College Works requirements and you progress on completion.
*Mock Interview:
Practice interviewing in a one-on-one, simulated setting to hone interview skills-also used for online mock interview assistance.
Part-Time Job Search:
Gain strategies and find resources for part-time employment.
Salary Negotiation:
Develop a successful approach and strategy for the salary negotiation conversation and process.
*Senior Check-In:
Discuss post-graduation plans and get assistance with job search, application materials and graduate school information. The appointment will result in a plan for the professional piece Maryville College Works requirement.
Work Study Job Search:
Find and apply for on-campus jobs and work study positions.


* = 1 hour appointment, instead of the normal 30 minute block.


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