Career Milestones: Your Forester Career Plan

Staff at the Career Advancement Center are eager to help you with every step.Staff at the Career Advancement Center are eager to help you with every step.

The Forester Career Plan is an action-oriented four-year program that enables students to develop and implement an effective career strategy to accomplish professional goals.

Developing career goals — and a plan of action to achieve them — is a central part of your Lake Forest education. With guidance from the Career Advancement Center, along with your professors, coaches, and a host of alumni, 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.

LEARN

Learn about yourself and your career/academic options

DEVELOP

Target a (few) professional pathway(s) and develop relevant skills.

STRENGTHEN

Refine your professional pathway(s) and strengthen relevant skills.

PURSUE

Polish your credentials and pursue opportunities with employers and graduate/professional schools that fit your skills, interests, and values.