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Office of Career Development

Ethan Halsall '15 was an IT analyst summer intern at Deere & Co. He is a senior from Galva, Ill., majoring in computer science and music.

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A step-by-step guide and Viking Score for first-years through senior year.


Career counseling

Alumni Connections

Entrepreneurship/EDGE Center

Service learning

Vocational exploration


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Augie Hub: search for and post jobs, internships and opportunities




Career Development Handbook

What employers really want




1. Your major and co-curricular involvement allow you to pursue a variety of career paths

2. There is no one career path you must follow

3. Your life purpose and employment may take some time to develop

4. Failure is part of the learning process on your educational journey

5. Be intentional and make informed decisions

6. Take ownership of your career path

7. Leverage technology to identify and create personal and professional opportunities

8. Change is an inevitable component of your career journey. Embrace it!

9. Take time to reflect in order to find meaning from all your experiences

10. Staying driven and saying yes to new experiences creates opportunity

Augustana to host I-74 Graduate/Professional Fair

Augustana will host the I-74 Graduate and Professional School Fair from 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Oct. 21 in the Pepsico Recreation Center. More than 50 programs and schools will be represented.

Landman '07 heads Young Professionals Network

The Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce wants the area to be known as "cool, creative and prosperous" and has hired Aiden Landman '07 to help meet that goal. The 30-year-old is the chamber's new Young Professionals Network director. Landman sees The Network as a key player in realizing the chamber's regional vision. Landman majored in political science at Augustana.

CORE: an investment in student preparation

Augustana College has tripled its number of career staffers and teamed them with experts in advising, research and related services as CORE (Careers, Opportunities, Research and Exploration).

President Bahls explains goals, benefits of CORE

Augustana President Steve Bahls explains the college's new initative, CORE (Careers, Opportunities, Research and Exploration). "I know of no other college that has such a level of programs that connect academics, athletics, residential life and student life in such a way."

CORE services at a glance

CORE (Careers, Opportunities, Research and Exploration) at Augustana opened with fall term in the Olin Center. It provides a number of services to students and alumni.

Laff seeks to change perception of advising

Director of advising Dr. Ned Laff wants students and faculty to re-examine the advising process, using the resources of Augustana's CORE.