Welcome to Career Services at Kent State Tuscarawas
Career Exploration and Development
We envision a college community where students excitedly explore and confidently pursue careers after wisely choosing their majors. In so doing, graduates will master their job search and land a job they love. Get career advice and tips from experts to prepare for your job search!
Meet with a Career Counselor to Plan Your Future
Kent State Tuscarawas is committed to supporting students in all aspects of the career development process. The Career Services office can assist students with the following:
- Graduate Studies, Major and Career Exploration
- Resume/Cover Letter Development
- Interview Preparation and Practice
- Career Search Assistance and Guidance
- Job and Internship Opportunities
- Employer Connections
Contact Sally Fadorsen to discuss YOUR career path.
HANDSHAKE Is our online platform to connect current students and Alumni to find internships and jobs. There are also many virtual events on HandShake. (https://kent.joinhandshake.com/login)Students and Alumni can experience an opportunity to network with other students using HANDSHAKE across the nation. Read reviews on employers. You can set up personal account here.
Resources for Getting Started
CareerOneStop Toolkit: Accessible information on occupational descriptions, education, job outlook, and salary.
Kent State University Career Resources
The FOCUS 2 Assessment: This assessment helps you take a closer look at your skills, interests, and values. Once you complete the assessment, meet with a career advisor to review your results or review the information below on your own.
What can I do with this major? Kent State's guide to help match majors to careers.
Job Search Information
Other Useful Information
Talk with faculty, family and professionals
Find out what a career is really like by speaking to someone in the field.
Talk with your professors who have a wealth of knowledge about their career fields.
Chat with family members about their work experiences:
How they selected their careers
What they find rewarding/challenging
What skills they utilize
What their long-term goals are