Lincoln Memorial University

Office of Career Services

 The Office of Career Services offers several different options to help incoming students identify majors and explore possible careers. We try to help every student develop a career action plan.

This Career action plan will 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

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.

Handout: constructing a resume

Handout for constructing a Coverletter




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.

Current job openings on LMU Career Services Facebook Page

Handout: An Effective Job Search


Prepare for Interviews

Learn to demonstrate effective interviewing skills, develop them for specific industries and identify and practice specialized interview techniques.

Handout: Tips on Interviewing






Prepare for Graduate School

Download these articles for help in preparing for that next educational step.

Where to Work

City Town Info, a web resource that provides free information on careers, grad schools, and relocation.


Office of Career Services
Megan Owens, Ed.D.
Lincoln Memorial University
6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752



423.869.3611 | 800.325.0900
6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752