Career Services offers services to support students' advancement through the areas of career development and job searching. Students proceed with these steps:
- identifying their career goals,
- preparing their resume and cover letter documents to effectively target that goal
- developing and practicing how to interview successfully, and
- proactively job searching by networking with people in the field.
For a general overview of these steps, click here. For more detailed descriptions of these steps, view the list of career topic handouts. If you would like an appointment for career counseling or resume review, please email the Director of Career Services, Margie Cartwright or call 504-988-3902.
Career Services is pleased to announce that it is now using WaveLink to manage and distribute career opportunities and information to SPHTM students and alumni. WaveLink is a full-service, online career management system. It will enable you to apply for positions, research careers, connect with career programming, and much more, all on one platform and from anywhere you have internet access. Students, when you first use the system, hit "forgot password," reset your password, and you will be able to log in. Alumni, you can create an account from the same page.
Professional Networking Online
View the video on how to use LinkedIn for job searching:
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Career Topic Handouts
Business Card Template
Uptown Career Center
Career Newsletter Archives