Developing career goals — and a plan of action to achieve them — is a central part of your Lake Forest education. Through our signature Career Pathways program, you’ll learn how to choose a major, build and activate a professional network, and develop a plan to position yourself for success after college. The Career Advancement Center, your professors, coaches, and a host of alumni will be there to offer guidance every step of the way.

  • Connect college experiences to your interests for career success. Study off campus, complete an internship (or three), conduct research, or write a senior thesis. They all will help you get the career you want after graduation. 
    Connect college experiences to your interests for career success. Study off campus, complete an internship (or three), conduct research, or write a senior thesis. They all will help you get the career you want after graduation. 
  • It’s time to commit! Our signature Career Pathways Program sets students on a path to career success. 
    It’s time to commit! Our signature Career Pathways Program sets students on a path to career success. 
  • 97% of our grads get jobs or enroll in graduate or professional school within a year of graduating.
    97% of our grads get jobs or enroll in graduate or professional school within a year of graduating.
  • Make connections. Lake Forest helps student build a network on campus and off to uncover the best internships and careers.
    Make connections. Lake Forest helps student build a network on campus and off to uncover the best internships and careers.
  • Connect to what you love and land a great job. The Career Advancement Center can help you reach your goal.
    Connect to what you love and land a great job. The Career Advancement Center can help you reach your goal.

RECENT NEWS

  • Anthony Annuziato ’17, one of 100 Foresters who interned this semester, picked up valuable skills during his internship that will help him pursue a career in social media marketing.

  • Hajar Habbal ’20 has been selected from a group of national finalists to become one of 16 in this year’s incoming class of the prestigious Kemper Scholars Program. 

  • Students enrolled in the ACTIVATE Summer Internship Program joined the Alumni Board for a networking lunch on Saturday, April 22.
  • Start your search in QuadJobs! QuadJobs is a marketplace that connects Lake Forest students with small businesses and families who are interested in hiring someone to help with babysitting, tutoring, helping at parties, running errands, moving furniture… you name it.

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