Career Corner

Career Corner


April is a peak month for college students seeking employment whether it is a summer job, internship or a full-time professional position upon graduation.  Whatever the reason, the Career Development Center offers the following resources for students and alumni.  

Website postings:
TommieCareers currently has over 1,600 summer, internship and full-time positions posted on the website for students/alumni to apply directly to employers seeking candidates.  

LinkedIn profile:
Students need to create a branded profile that allows employers to find them based on specific search criteria. 

Individual Appointments:
The staff of the Career Development Center offer free appointments to assist with employment searches and career planning decisions. The sessions are tailored to meet each client’s needs. We are open throughout the summer months.  Students and alumni may call, 651-962-6761, to schedule an appointment.

Seminars and Special Events:
A variety of seminars are offered weekly to educate students on effective internship and job search tactics.

Minnesota Education Job Fair:
This event will be held April 21, 2017, at the Minneapolis Convention Center.  Approximately 189 districts/organizations will attend to interview for teaching jobs.  Teachers must be certified by December 2016.  Open to alumni.  Register via the link.