Faculty Resources

The resources on this page were developed to provide faculty with tools to promote career preparation with their students. The templates and guides can easily be embedded in your course curriculum or provided to your students during class lecture and/or syllabus as useful career development resource(s).

ALL CONTENT CAN BE EDITED AND CUSTOMIZED TO THE NEEDS OF BOTH FACULTY AND YOUR STUDENTS.

Class Assignment Templates


Resume Checklist

This assignment can effectively help you develop a resume that showcases your most relevant skills and increase your marketability to employers.

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Cover Letter Checklist

Learn how to set yourself apart from other candidates by writing a professionally written cover letter that address why you are an ideal fit for their company.
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Informational Interviews

What is an internship or co-op? What are the benefits of an internship or co-op? How to you get an internship or co-op? Am I qualified for an internship or co-op?
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Career Fair

Prepare for the Engineering Career Fair that can play a critical role in connecting you to employment opportunities.
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LinkedIn Profile Checklist

This assignment will help you update your LinkedIn Profile and develop your networking skills that lead to potential internships and full-time opportunities.
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A Faculty Guide to Ethical And Legal Standards in Student Hiring.
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Tips for writing Letters of Recommendations for students.
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Additional Resources


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NACE Internship Survey

The Class of 2016 Internship and Co-Op Survey Executive Summary.

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NACE Salary Survey

Winter 2017 Executive Report with annual salary projections for Class of 2017 college graduates.

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NACE Student Survey

The Class of 2016 Student Survey Report: Executive Summary.

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First Destination Survey

2016 Viterbi Graduates completed the first destination survey to report where they headed post-graduation.