Sophomore

As a Sophomore, we recommend exploring multiple career paths to gain clarity on your interests and skills and how they relate to professional life. Below are some ideas for progressing along your four-year Career Action Plan. 

  • Schedule an appointment with a Career Coach via LionJobs to incorporate your summer activities into your current resume
  • Login to LionJobs to update your profile, re-select career interest areas, and view upcoming events and internship opportunities
  • Register to attend the fall VOCARE Sophomore & Transfer Retreat to reflect on where you have been, who you are, and where you are going within a supportive community of fellow students, staff, faculty, and alumni
  • Apply for the off-campus fall Career Trek to meet dozens of LMU alumni and parents in their workplaces 
  • Attend the fall Career Expo to explore job and internship opportunities at companies that recruit at LMU  
  • Apply for a Sophomore-specific national or international fellowship that provides academic and professional experience related to your career goals
  • Visit What Can I Do With This Major? and LMU’s Academic Catalog to understand how your choice of major will affect your job search
  • Login to Spotlight on Careers to learn about how to land internships and jobs in specific industries
  • Apply for the off-campus spring Career Trek to meet dozens of LMU alumni and parents in their workplaces 
  • Register to attend the spring VOCARE Sophomore & Transfer Retreat to reflect on where you have been, who you are, and where you are going within a supportive community of fellow students, staff, faculty, and alumni
  • Update your LinkedIn profile with new accomplishments and continue researching LMU alumni career paths and companies of interest
  • Take a class outside of your intended major to further develop your skills and solidify interests
  • View a list of companies where LMU students have interned, and begin networking with fellow students and alumni at organizations of interest
  • Attend the spring Career Expo to explore job and internship opportunities at companies that recruit at LMU