Sophomore Year

Sophomore Year

Sophomore Year: Explore Career Options

During your sophomore year, investigate career paths in your chosen field.  Here are some specific things you can do on your journey of becoming a fulfilled, educated professional in the field of your choice:

Use online tools to explore Career Options in your Major.

Meet with your Academic Advisor early each semester.

Update your profile in MU CareerConnection and access The Campus Career Coach, to find links to industry specific resources and professional associations.

Start developing your own Personal Brand, a strong professional identity that will help you stand out. 

Create or update your Resume and have it critiqued.

Attend Career Week or Four Year Career Plan events and ask employers questions.

Discover options for studying abroad or interning.

Find volunteer service opportunities that help others and you at Volunteer Central.

Take advantage of all MU has to offer after class -- events, job fairs, clubs at Get Involved