Student Resources

 

 

Conduct a career counseling appointment via Skype!

Commuters, graduate students, distance learners, athletes and alumni are

welcome to take advantage of this free service. Call the Career Center at

843.863.8019 to schedule an online meeting with a career counselor.

  skype logo User ID: thecareercenter2

CAREER EXPOS

Job expos and career fairs can be critical tools for job search success – whetherjob-seekers use them to get internships or jobs, or whether job-seekers use them as a networking tool for future employment. Our twice yearly career expos are designed to connect students and grads with local and national recruiters from a variety of businesses and graduate schools to discuss employment and grad programs.

 

FutureQuest Spring Career Expo     

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 | 1 - 4 p.m.

Whitfield Center for Christian Leadership

Bring copies of your résumé | Dress for Success!Career Fair Tips


  INTERNSHIPS

CAREER PLANNING SEMINAR COURSE - GNED 201-01

(1 credit hour) Freshman, Sophomore, Junior and Senior students are encouraged to enroll. This course is designed to help students create a professional profile, develop effective career planning skills, develop self-marketing skills through mock interviews, create a winning portfolio, learn business etiquette, learn networking skills, salary negotiation and learn effective job search skills. Final grade is calculated into student GPA. The course is offered each fall and spring semester.

CHOOSING A MAJOR

CAREER EXPLORATION, ASSESSMENTS & BROCHURES

JOB SEARCH

BucCareer Network| Internships, part & full-time jobs  - updated daily

Job Search Links | Grouped by industries and professions
AcademicInvest.com | E
ntry level jobs & help for grad school

GRADUATE SCHOOL

Graduate Programs, Tips & General Information

Ferguson's Learning Express Library | Practice exams
GraduateGuide.com |Graduate and law schools

GradSchools.com | Comprehensive source of grad school information
Gradview.com | Graduate school research 
Master of Health Administration | The best MHA schools
Petersons.com | Peterson’s Guide  - Grad School Bound
U.S. News | Grad School information from U.S. News & World Report

Graduate & Professional Exams

GMAT| Graduate Management Admissions Test
GRE | Graduate Record Examination
LSAT | Law School Admission Test
MAT | Miller’s Analogies Test
MCAT | Medical College Admission Test
PCAT Pharmacy College Admission Test
TOEFL Test of English As a Foreign Language

DAT | Dental Admissions Test

Graduate Exam Fee Reduction Programs

Fee waivers may be available for college students who meet eligibility criteria. Click the links below to find out more.

GRE  •  PRAXIS  •  GMAT  •  TOEFL

PROFESSIONAL PORTFOLIO GUIDES

MOCK INTERVIEWS & INTERVIEW GUIDES

SALARY & FINANCIAL INFORMATION

VETERANS

NON-TRADITIONAL STUDENTS

 

OFF-CAMPUS WORK-STUDY EXPERIENCE

 

Getting Started

Check your Financial Aid Award status on My CSU.If you are a full-time, undergraduate student at Charleston Southern University and have been awarded Federal Work-Study, we encourage you to apply for an off-campus position with one of our non-profit business and education partners.

To Apply 

1.Review the list of positions on the BucCareer Network  - all enrolled students have an account, simply follow the instructions to log in or register with your personal e-mail address

2. Select at least one site which meets your scheduling needs from the list of Federal Work-Study positions under Position Type 

3. Submit an application through the Student Employment website under job openings

4.Schedule an appointment to meet with Dr. Hester Young at 843-863-8019.  An off-campus interview will be scheduled at this appointment.

After your appointment with Dr. Young 

 1.Complete the following student forms from the Student Employment website: 

            •  Confidentiality Agreement
            •  Direct Deposit Enrollment
            •  I-9 Form
            •  2015 W-4

2. Student Employment will call or email you.  Take the above forms with you to that meeting.

3. Complete the Off-Campus FWS Student Training PDF from The Career Center website quick links menu on the right.

4.  Confirm a start date with your site supervisor during the interview. 

5.  Confirm a start date with the Career Center after your interview (transportation is required).