Students / Alumni | Career Exploration and Development | Kent State University


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Careers & Majors

We’ll help you simplify the process of selecting a career or major by suggesting tools to make this undertaking manageable and even fun. Whether you are selecting a career for the first time, changing majors, or investigating your next career move, our staff of career advisors are here to help and encourage you along the way.

Resumes and Letters

Resumes & Letters

Visually attractive, well thought-out resumes and cover letters are powerful employment search tools that should help you showcase your unique credentials and land an interview.

Part time and full time positions

Part-time / Full-time Employment Search

Learn employment search strategies and apply them to your search for full-time, part-time and student employment. Apply to positions posted by employers targeting the KSU talent pool. On-campus student positions and graduate assistantships are posted by departments across all eight campuses. Register NOW and upload your resume!

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Read about student employment at Kent State University.

Student Employment Handbook

Grad School

Graduate School Prep

Since the decision to attend graduate school requires careful planning, start early and take advantage of our many resources.

International Students

International Student Careers

We look forward to assisting all international students in their employment search including those from the top sending countries of China, Saudi Arabia, India, Japan, South Korea, Canada, Brazil and Oman. Connect with us early on to prepare and plan for a successful internship/full-time position search.

Career Presentations


Provide career planning support for students by requesting a presentation on a variety of career topics. Requests are granted on a first-come, first-served basis and should be submitted at least two weeks prior to the date preferred. Multiple requests should be submitted separately.

career advice videos

Career Advice Videos

Get real-word advice from graduates, employers, and professionals on topics.

Career Weblinks

Career Weblinks

Find other helpful career weblinks grouped together by categories.