Hands On Experience

There are many ways you can gain hands-on experience to assist you in your choice of major and/or career.

LakerLeads: Your one-step career management system where you can set up a reference account, search for an internship, check out full or part-time jobs as well as find volunteer opportunities in the community. Create your account today!

Job Shadow/Informational Interview
Spend a day with a professional in the field or interview a professional about their discipline. This is a great way to learn firsthand about career fields or majors. Check out these tips on networking.

Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) Program
Sophomores may utilize the Alumni Sharing Knowledge (A.S.K.) program to connect with alumni in their career field of interest. Now sure what to ask? The informational interviewing handout will get you started.