General Career Development Timeline

Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Junior Year

  • Summer Internship*
  • Major Coursework
  • Business Core Classes
  • Study Abroad (if desired)

Senior Year

  • Full-time Job Search*
  • Graduate School Application (if desired)
  • Graduation!

*Master of Accounting Science students may complete their internship the summer after senior year and complete their full-time job search during their masters year.

Career Readiness

Career readiness is a foundation from which to demonstrate requisite core competencies that broadly prepare the college educated for success in the workplace and lifelong career management.  For new college graduates, career readiness is key to ensuring successful entrance into the workforce. Career readiness is the foundation upon which a successful career is launched. Career readiness is, quite simply, the new career currency.