Resources To Help You Succeed

A Career Coach In Your Corner

At Independence University we only succeed when you graduate and then launch or advance your career. Although we can't give you a guarantee, what we can promise is to give you all the resources you need, including personalized help with your résumé, job search, and interviewing skills through IU's Career Services.

Take this short career assessment

Not everyone knows exactly what path they’d like to take in their desire for a rewarding career. Sometimes it helps to explore what your motivations and interest are, and see what career might fit well in how you imagine your future. Take this short but informative career assessment to see what career might be right for you!

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How Career Services Helps You

Every student will receive free career development help at IU. You can access numerous resources as outlined below, and you can get individual help from advisors. Even after you graduate, you can use IU's Career Services.

Hone Your Job Skills

Students and alumni can receive one-on-one guidance in all phases of job searching, from upgrading your résumé to improving your interview skills.

Get Ready for Career Success

From the start of your degree program, you have access to career development seminars and practice interviews with real employers. You can also get help to prepare and pay for certifications that are useful in your field.1

Tools and Skills

Career Services will help you create a professional résumé and a portfolio to put your accomplishments on center stage. You can receive assistance in how to network, utilize social media, and nail your job interviews.

Continuing Career Support

After you graduate, you can still use Career Services at any time! You can improve your résumé and get up to date on the latest trends in networking and job searching. You can also audit classes from your degree program again at no cost!

Résumé Step by Step

Write, revise, and put the finishing touches on your résumé through Career Services. You’ll receive feedback from advisors on what to include and what to remove.

Preparing for Interviews

Get ready to make a strong impression, even during the most challenging interview questions.

Job Search Strategies

It takes specialized skills and strategies to effectively dive into the market and search for jobs. You’ll receive support that can help you avoid frustration and target the right jobs, whether you’re searching online or offline.

Nuture Your Network

In the modern job market, having a network of professional contacts is vital. Your Career Services advisor will help you develop a networking action plan for greater job search success.

Begin Your Job Search Here

In today's job-hunting world, there are many places to look for that perfect opportunity. We've gathered these resources to help you find the career you're looking for. Some cover many industries, such as Indeed.com or Monster.com. Some are specialized, such as Dice.com, which covers the technology sector.

Click below on the job-search links of your choice:

CURRENT STUDENTS: GET IN TOUCH WITH CAREER SERVICES

Let us be your career mentors! Call and ask to speak with Career Services at (800) 959-0541.