Preparing to launch your career is a multi-step process that includes exploration and research, engaging with industry professionals, learning from professional experiences like internships, and self-reflection to continue career development and honing your skills. The Career Development Center is here to help you through career advising appointments and the information listed on this site.<--!Please also review industry specific information and tools like the career action plans and industry guides on the Career Center Blog.-->

Career Counseling

The Center staff offer individual appointments for students to discuss and review your career path and prepare you for a successful career.

Programming and Events

In addition to one-on-one career advising, we offer several virtual and in-person programs and events to engage with employers and alumni from different industries.

Resumes and CVs

The Career Center provides resources, counseling, and online resume and CV reviews to change your resume from good to great, based on your industry and experience.

Cover Letters

Learn how to make your cover letter stand out to potential employers using the Career Center’s resources.


The Career Center can support you by reviewing, editing, and providing tips as you build your portfolio to showcase your experience, skills, and talents.


Looking to get an internship during your time at Emerson? We can help you prepare and apply, and get credit for your internship.

Job Searching

The Career Center is here to help strategize for your unique job search process, which is connected to your skills, interests, and values.


Have an interview on your calendar and want to prepare for the future? Our career counselors can help you practice your answers to common questions and improve your interview skills.


Networking and building professional relationships can seem intimidating, but with the help of your career counselors, you can practice and improve your skills to grow your professional network.