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.

  • Love what you study and land a great job. The Career Advancement Center can help you reach your goal.
    Love what you study and land a great job. The Career Advancement Center can help you reach your goal.
  • 70% of jobs are never posted anywhere. Lake Forest helps students build a network to uncover the best jobs and internships.
    70% of jobs are never posted anywhere. Lake Forest helps students build a network to uncover the best jobs and internships.
  • Over 90% of grads get jobs or enroll in graduate or professional school within a year of graduating.
    Over 90% of grads get jobs or enroll in graduate or professional school within a year of graduating.
  • The average employer spends 10-15 seconds on a resume. We’ll help you build yours to stand the test.
    The average employer spends 10-15 seconds on a resume. We’ll help you build yours to stand the test.
  • Most employers want applicants who’ve had an internship. Our students get up to three.
    Most employers want applicants who’ve had an internship. Our students get up to three.

RECENT NEWS

  • Looking for a job or internship?  Preparing for graduate school admissions interviews? Forester Career Network alumni and professional volunteers are ready to help you prepare for some of the most common interview questions during Mock Phone Interview Week.
  • 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: March 28, 2016.
  • Robert Neus from the U.S. Department of State came to campus to answer students’ questions about working for the government domestically and internationally.
  • Looking for an internship or full-time job?  Join the resume book and your resume will be shared with employers and alumni interested in recruiting Lake Forest College students.

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