Four-Year Career Plan

Four-Year Career Plan

A helpful guide to getting your career on track from the start...

Freshman year:  Awareness

  • Identify interests, skills, work values, and personality preferences — key factors in the career decision-making process — by taking career assessments.
  • Talk to faculty and review the LSU General Catalog to research majors.
  • Explore the "What Can I Do With This Major?" series posted on our website.
  • Become familiar with the Student Career Guide.
  • Start gathering information on careers you are interested in pursuing.
  • Visit the Career Information Center (B-1 Coates Hall).
  • Explore career choices by using LinkedIn and personal contacts to set up informational interviews.
  • Make an appointment to let us help you transition your résumé from high school to college.
  • Attend career fairs and other events. (Log in to Careers2Geaux to view upcoming events.)

Sophomore year:  Exploration

Junior year:  Experience

Senior year:  Transitions