Having a solid academic plan and preparing yourself for the internship and job search is vital to succeed in a competitive world. The Academic and Career Planning Center (ACPC) also assists employers seeking to recruit Penn State Behrend's talented and motivated students and graduates.
Contact ACPC to schedule an appointment for any of our services. Call us at 814-898-6164 or stop by Reed 125. Follow us on Twitter @BehrendACPC to keep updated on academic deadlines and job/internship opportunities.
Spring 2017 Orientation: After you have completed the ALEKS Math Assessment and Educational Planning Survey, students will receive an email from Student Orientation & Transition Programs (firstname.lastname@example.org) inviting students make a reservation for a New Student Orientation date.
January 17, Tuesday: LionPATH Entrance to Major Basics (Apply to your major and determine if you have met all entrance to major requirements) - 4:30-5:30 p.m., Burke 176
January 25, Wednesday: Experience NLCN! (Learn how to use NLCN, Nittany Lion Career Network, while tailoring your profile to your audience) - 4:30-5:30 p.m., Burke 175
February 7, Tuesday: Getting Ready for the Career Fair (Tips for how you can be successful at the career fair) - 4:30-5:30 p.m., Reed 114
March 1, Wednesday: Career EXPO (Practice without the pressure; meet with employers during an "open house" format for resume reviews, career fair introductions and practice interviews) - 4:00-6:00 p.m., Reed McGarvey Commons
March 14, Tuesday: Fall 2017 Schedule Planning (Honors & Athletes) - 4:30-5:30 p.m., Burke 176
March 16, Thursday: Behrend Spring Career & Internship Fair (Bring your resume, dress your best and come talk with employers) - Noon-4:00 p.m., Junker Center
March 20, Monday: SWAG: Students Will Achieve Greatness (Join our guest speaker, Mr. Tom Baker, for an interactive session on finding your passion. Tom is Chief Community Affairs Officer for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh, an Allegheny County Councilman and author of three books: Get Involved! Making the Most of your 20’s and 30’s and Give Our Passion) - 6:30-7:30 p.m., Smith Chapel Living Room
March 29, Wednesday: Making the Most of Your Major (ACPC Advisers will assist students to explore ways to increase the value of their major through minors, certificates and supporting coursework) - 4:30-5:30 p.m., Burke 176
March 30, Thursday: How to Interview and Negotiate Salary (Tips for your interview and negotiation process) - 4:30-5:30 p.m., Reed 114
April 11, Tuesday: Fall 2017 Schedule Planning (Sophomores) - 4:30-5:30 p.m., Burke 176
April 18, Tuesday: Fall 2017 Schedule Planning (Freshman) - 4:30-5:30 p.m., Burke 176