The Office of Career Services offers several different options to help incoming students identify majors and explore possible careers. The ultimate goal is for students to be satisfied with their choice of major and find meaningful careers over their lifetime.
Meeting with Career Services can help you:
- Identify your aptitudes and interests
- Choose the right major or course of study
- Search for internships and job opportunities
- Prepare for a successful entry into graduate or professional school
- Feel confident with your resume and job interviewing skills
Be sure to check out our LMU Career Services Handbook for helpful resources on kickstarting your career!
Identify Strengths and Interests
Through the use of the FOCUS2 self assessment, you can explore your personality traits, interests and values, and identify the strengths and skills you have that will assist in selecting the right major at LMU and preparing for a successful career after graduation.
Write a Resume and Cover Letter
Learn how to write a concise and effective resume. The cover letter is the complement to the resume often explaining or filling in some details. Download the materials or click on the videos to learn more.
Search for Jobs and Internships
Tips for effectively researching companies and finding the right one that fits your education and experience. You can also find many different postings and search engines on our Career Services search page.
Prepare for Interviews
Learn to demonstrate effective interviewing skills, develop them for specific industries and identify and practice specialized interview techniques.
Prepare for Graduate School
Download these articles for help in preparing for that next educational step.
- Handout: Considering graduate school?
- Handout: Timeline for graduate school
- Handout: Writing a personal statement
Where to Work
City Town Info, a web resource that provides free information on careers, grad schools, and relocation.
Occupation Specific Resources
Office of Career Services
Roger Holtsclaw, MBA
Lincoln Memorial University
6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752