Academic and Career Planning Center

What Employers Want

Candidate Skills and Qualities

 

Employers rate the importance of candidate skills/qualities:

5-point scale: 1=Not important; 2=Not very important; 3=Somewhat important; 4=Very important; and 5=Extremely important

Interview Tips

Before the Interview

  • Research the company! It is crucial to know some basic information about the company that is interviewing you. You should at least know the following : Who they are, what they do, where they do it, why they do it, and how you can fit in. Click here for more information on how to research companies.

Graduate School Action Plan

Fall or Spring: Eighteen to Twenty-Four Months Prior to Beginning
a Graduate Program

Career Fair Tips for Students

Recorded workshops available on ANGEL: Select workshops provided via Career Services at University Park are made available to students. Students should log in to ANGEL, click on "Find A Group," and search for the "Career Services Recorded Workshops" group. To enroll and view the content, students will need to click "Enroll (no pin required)."