Career Resources

BSOS Undergrads – it's never too early to start thinking about your future! The University Career Center & The President’s Promise offers many resources, events, and programs to get you started.

Visit the University Career Center @ BSOS Your Career tab for customized career related information for BSOS students!

Keep up with our Fall 2018 #TipTuesday Tip Series! Professional Development: 10 Steps for Post-Graduation Success
Do you feel prepared to share your skills and achievements with the world? Devote just 10 minutes (or more!) a week for 10 weeks to enhance your professional development. Check in here once a week for a list of activities to choose from and implement that will bring you one step closer to identifying and preparing to pursue your post-graduation goals.

Resume Review Walk-Ins: One-on-one assistance with a Peer Career Educator is available on a walk-in basis in the University Career Center, 3rd floor of Hornbake Library, South Wing. Click HERE to see the hours.

Recent graduates are more likely to get hired if they planned ahead and gained out of the classroom experiences. Get involved and take advantage of the many opportunities on and off-campus, such as internships, service-learning, research, and more!

  1. Save time by having a list of positions that match your interests emailed to you weekly! Log into your Careers4Terps account and conduct an Advanced Search for jobs and internships that interest you. Then, click “Saved Searches” to save your search and schedule the email.
  2. Review the BSOS Career Action Plan to identify what you have not completed and make a plan to get engaged.
  3. Connect with the University Career Center to stay informed of events: follow the Career Center on Twitter and Facebook, check out the Career Center blog, and sign-up for the BSOS Blog
  4. Check out upcoming events on campus, including career and internship fairs, workshops, on-campus interviews and much more.
  5. Connect with BSOS alumni early and often to conduct informational interviews and learn about other Terps’ career paths.
  6. Download the Terp Guide and review tips on resume development, internship search strategies, interviewing prep, etc.

Tips for Post-Graduation
Whether you are planning for a job search, graduate school, or for a summer internship, how you present your skills and experiences on a resume, personal statement, or during an interview will impact your opportunities. This tip series is currently in progress, so stay tuned to learn a new tip each week!

Many BSOS majors pursue an advanced degree in their field upon graduation. If you’re considering a graduate degree, check out our top tips for applying to graduate school, as well as our timeline for applying to graduate school to stay on track! 

Ten tips for Life After College- Senior Edition
You have put the work in and the end is in sight…graduation is just around the corner and you will be joining 1,000’s of other BSOS graduates. Do you feel prepared? Whether you have a plan or are still in the process of deciding what is next, check out these tips on preparing for your next adventure!

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