Career Connections

Developing career goals—and a plan of action to achieve them—is central to a Lake Forest education. With our comprehensive four-year program, students graduate with the skills and confidence necessary to launch a career or go to graduate school.

Career Milestones: The Forester Career Plan

Continuous four-year career-planning support begins on day one. Students will:

  • Explore majors and careers
  • Pursue internships and research to gain experience
  • Connect with alumni and professionals in your area of interest
  • Develop stand-out resumes 
  • Interview for jobs and grad school with confidence
  • The FBI recently released a nationwide public service announcement warning college/university staff and students of two prevalent scams.
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    Looking for an internship or full-time job?  Join the resume book and your resume will be shared with employers interested in recruiting Lake Forest College students!
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    We have an exciting semester ahead of us, consisting of several opportunities to engage with the College and recruit Lake Forest College students.  here are some upcoming events and opportunities to get involved:  

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    Six months after graduation, 94% of the Class of 2013 either had a job or volunteer opportunity, were enrolled in graduate school, or were traveling.