What are Your Career Needs?

Navigate our virtual career center or connect with our career counselors to help you:

  • Find a job or internship
  • Identify satisfying career options
  • Research and apply to graduate and professional schools
  • Perfect your résumé, application, personal statements, and cover letters
  • Improve your interview skills and techniques, including mock interviews
  • Inventory your interests, values, and strengths by taking career-related assessments like the Strong Interest Inventory, StrengthsFinder and the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (free for students)
  • Generating the best letters of recommendation
  • Practice salary negotiation

Virtual Career Services

How does this work?

At this time, our office is not offering in-person appointments. However, we do offer the following options for connecting:

  • Phone call
  • Video-Conferencing with Google Meets or Hangouts
  • Email Consultations:

Pick a Major or Career

Picking a major can be the easiest or the most difficult decision a college student has to make. Career counselors can help you assess your interests and discuss options.

St. Catherine University offers liberal arts majors and pre-professional programs:

  • A liberal arts education teaches a broad range of skills that are valuable in many professions.
  • Pre-professional programs tend to lead directly into one specific career.

Networking during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, daily life has changed drastically.  As a community, we now have to communicate and work virtually making connecting with employers and finding new career opportunities a more overwhelming and daunting task.  Although these changes continue …

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What I Learned From My Summer Internship: Tidbits of Career Advice That Could Benefit Anyone

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Completing an internship has apparent benefits– you can earn college credit to learn industry-specific skills. However, internships can offer even more; if you pay attention, you may be able to pick up on other important professional skills as well.

I …

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A Day in the Life: ’13 Biology Alum Ashley Grell Shares Her Story

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More and more these days, high school students are feeling pressured to know what they want to do with their lives, right now. They feel the pressure of failure, even before they have stepped one foot into the career world. …

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