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Career Center
Fax: 202-885-1861
Butler Pavilion, Room 5th Floor

Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Career Center
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016-8011
Career Planning is different for everyone. Use this general approach and tools throughout this site to begin your process.

Assess. Understand your interests, values, skills and personality in relation to various career fields by using self-assessment tools that are administered by Career Center advisors. Not exclusive to tools. 

Explore. Gather information about career fields that suit you by researching industries that intrigue you and occupations within them. , involves networking. Know what resources are available to you. Options in fields, functions, employers. 

Prepare. Draft Materials. Update resume, etc.

Search. Positions and merit awards

Connect (or Network).

Experience. Gain experience through for-credit and noncredit internships, part-time employment, volunteerism, and student club involvement (involves networking), study abroad

Excel. Academically and apply for merit awards. Consider, and apply, to graduate school