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

  • Student ambassador Deja McClellan ’20 snapped LinkedIn photos for students in the Student Center this week as part of the Career Advancement Center’s focus on Career Month.
  • Students interested in pursuing an internship in Washington D.C. can apply to be awarded a stipend to cover the cost associated with that internship. Deadline to apply: Monday, March 27, 2017.
  • Finance students visited the headquarters of Medline Industries—a burgeoning medical supply leader—for a job shadowing day on Thursday, January 12.
  • Each year, the College collects information from recent graduates about their pre and post grad experiences. Win an iPad or Visa gift card for your survey response!

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