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Identify your interests

The Career Development Services offer these online resources to help you launch your professional career.

Take the Strong Interest Inventory (SII)

The SII is one of the world’s most widely used career planning tools. It helps current students, fresh graduates, and alumni to make career-related choices such as choosing the right major and exploring potential careers by identifying their interest in a broad range of occupations, work activities, leisure activities, and school subjects. 

Follow the Career Development Plan

Do you want to boost your employability?
Start early and sharpen your skills before graduation!
Connect with the Career Development Services team by visiting our offices.

Consider your Choice of Major

  • Take the Strong Interest Inventory to identify your interests and the relevant majors, especially if you are unsure about your choice or unhappy with your current major.

Secure Academic Advancement

Explore Career Possibilities

  • Enroll in diverse courses to explore different areas that interest you.
  • Consider internship and part-time job opportunities.
  • Attend panel discussions, recruitment presentations, career events, etc.

Engage in Self-Development

Get ready for the job market

  • Draft your first professional CV and keep it updated with the help of the Career Development Services staff.
  • Join LinkedIn and other professional social media platforms.
  • Build a professional network with your professors, advisors, peers, and staff.

Connect with your Career

  • Take part in the Alumni Mentoring Program to get tips from industry experts.
  • Check the career portal to view and apply to available internship and job opportunities.
  • Attend the yearly Career and Internship Fair on campus.
  • Secure at least one internship before you graduate. Interns are often hired by the same company if they prove themselves.

Before you graduate

  • Refine your professional resume and develop an “elevator pitch”
  • Write cover letters that you can use when applying for internships and jobs.
  • Identify your most-desired employers and research employment opportunities.
  • Attend the International Education Week to explore graduate-study opportunities.
  • Connect with the Alumni Relations Office and join the alumni chapters.

Contact the career guidance 

Aya El Mir, Dania Saad
Office of the Dean of Students
Ext: 1679, 1635

Zeina Trad, Hassan Baalbaki
Office of the Dean of Students
Ext: 1668, 2411

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