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We have exciting tools  and opportunities to help you prepare for your lifetime of opportunity! Explore resources specific to your career goals and helpful tips for connecting to employers.

Discover Your Options

The Center for Career and Professional Success connects students and industry through innovative initiatives that empower next generation leaders to achieve their professional aspirations. Refine your application materials, evaluate the effectiveness of your search strategies, and identify sources to build your professional network through Career Success resources and services. Expect to use each service throughout your time at Ohio State.

Are you career ready?

A college degree is a valued credential for starting a career, however that alone will not automatically lead to a satisfying first job or entry into a targeted graduate school. Employers and grad schools also want to know that you have developed and utilized essential life skill and workplace competencies. Click here to learn more about the Buckeye Advantage!

Learn about what employers seek

JOIN A CAREER COMMUNITY

Join one or more of our 10 Career Communities to develop a professional network for future opportunities, and to learn about career paths available to ASC students. Each community offers unique content for a specific industry. No matter your chosen major, you can explore multiple career paths through participation in Career Communities!

Discover Your Career Communities

EXPLORE HANDSHAKE

Handshake is a career-networking platform for Ohio State students and recent graduates. Use Handshake to register for programs and events, find internships and employment, and much more. Employers use Handshake when recruiting the high caliber and diverse talent Arts and Sciences students at Ohio State offer.

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STUDENT LOG IN EMPLOYER LOG IN

VMOCK: IMPROVE YOUR RESUME

VMock is an online AI-based resume review service designed to help you make your resume more impactful through stronger wording, better layouts and a larger focus on your skills, all in an easy to navigate platform. After you use VMock be sure to meet with your Career Coach and talk about the next steps in your journey!

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LEARN HOW TO USE VMOCK

Signature Programs

Career Success - Career Connections Learn more
Life Beyond Degree Learn more
Career Success - Conferences Learn more
Career Success - Coffee Chat Learn more

Career Courses & Internship Credit

GAIN EXPERIENCE BEYOND THE CLASSROOM

Gain hands-on experience through an internship, volunteer experience, campus involvement and other resume-building experiences. Be career ready and build future workplace skills.

Getting Ahead With Career Success The Podcast

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Podcast Episodes

We've launched a podcast to provide insight and information directly from the recruiters we work with, and from our knowledgeable career coaching staff. Tune in to learn about best practices in interacting with employer and recruiters and the best ways to prepare for your lifetime of opportunity!

2019 Graduating Class Impact Report

ABOUT THE CENTER FOR CAREER AND PROFESSIONAL SUCCESS

Our vision is to galvanize a community of engaged professional champions so that every student is prepared to design their lifetime of opportunity.

100 Denney Hall 
164 Annie & John Glenn Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210

Email: asccareer@osu.edu

Students: 614-292-6961
Employers: 614-292-3366

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

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