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Career Services

Welcome to Career Services!

CONNECT VIRTUALLY WITH OUR STAFF FOR CAREER PLANNING OR JOB SEEKING ASSISTANCE

Schedule a virtual appointment with a professional staff member

USE ONLINE TOOLS FOR CAREER PLANNING AND JOB SEEKING - Click Online Resources to the left.

 Virtual Events

Click the link below to view a PowerPoint presentation on what Career Services can do for you.

Click HERE to view the presentation, then click 'Start Slide Show'

8 am to 6 pm

Applicants are invited to attend this unique virtual event where you can conveniently and efficiently meet admissions representative from Public Heath Schools & Programs in a live event.

*Register to attend the FREE virtual fair to learn more about public health programs
*Save your valuable time by meeting admissions representatives in a live chat session online
*Have your questions answered without ever leaving the comfort of your computer
*Only a One-Time Registration required to meet multiple academic institutions

Register at CareerEco.com/Events/TIPH

12 Noon to 1 pm daily

July 13 – Resume 101 - Click here to join Microsoft Teams Meeting

Your resume determines if you get an interview and the interview determines if you get the job! Gain insight on how to be Resume Fit!

July 14 - Kick off your Career Success- Click here to join Microsoft Teams Meeting

Please join Jessica Langston, Student Affairs Coordinator, Gulf Park Campus for a presentation on how to get connected with on campus leadership and networking opportunities.

July 15 - Step into experiential learning opportunities  - Click here to join Microsoft Teams Meeting

Please join Paige Jones, Program Director, Center for Pathway Experiences for a presentation on how to step out of your comfort zone and gain confidence through experiential learning.

July 16, 2020 – Reach beyond your Borders - Study Abroad - Click here to join Microsoft Teams Meeting

Please join Jessica Bunales, Office of Study Abroad, Interim Assistant Director, for a presentation on study abroad opportunities for career exploration and to expand your network.

July 17 - Tips for Strengthening Your Resume - Click here to join Microsoft Teams Meeting

Please join Mary Beard, Manager, Career Counseling, Career Services for a presentation on resume development, tips and skills for building a strong resume to further your mission for career success.

8 am - 5 pm

Are you a person with a disability looking for a career opportunity or internship? This Virtual Career Fair is FREE for career seekers with disabilities to attend.

Experienced professionals, recent college graduates and college students with disabilities meet online with employers across the nation to discuss competitive career opportunities!

Candidates are invited to interact with employers via chat sessions.

CONNECT WITH EMPLOYERS LOOKING TO HIRE PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
Access opportunities within a wide range of careers.
• National employer participation across many industry sectors
• Public and private sector opportunities

INTERVIEW WITH EASE
Participate from the comfort of your home,
your dorm room or your favorite coffee shop!
• Multi-tasking chats about career and internship interests
• End-to-end accessible technology platform

CAREER FAIRS WITH LESS HASSLE
Save time and money.
• No business suit or travel required
• No printed out resumes necessary

Click HERE to register.

 

Veterans Virtual Career Fair 10 am to 3 pm

Employers Connect Live with Transitioning U.S. Military Service Members, Veterans, & Military Spouses | Free Nationwide Event for Jobseekers

 

Veterans Virtual Career Fair 10 am to 3 pm

Employers Connect Live with Transitioning U.S. Military Service Members, Veterans, & Military Spouses | Free Nationwide Event for Jobseekers

 

The Office of Career Services aims to prepare students for life after college, by guiding them along their path while they are here. Our career counselors and staff are here to help:

  • Choose a Major 
  • Interest Assessments
  • Explore Career Options
  • Résumé Writing
  • Cover Letter Assistance
  • Interview Practice / Mock Interviews
  • Job Seeking Tips and Skills
  • Networking

Email: CareerServices@usm.edu

 

Students/Alumni/Employers log into Handshake HERE!

For part-time job help, visit Job Location and Development

For Internship help, visit The Center for Pathway Experiences

Contact Us

Career Services
McLemore Hall 125

Hattiesburg Campus

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Phone
601.266.4153

Contact Us

Career Services
Hardy Hall 240

Gulf Park Campus

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Phone
228.214.3330