The Olinde Career Center offers comprehensive services to assist students in the LSU Online program in planning meaningful careers. Service delivery through the Olinde Career Center website is extensive, but students may also request individual appointments via telephone, teleconference, and on-campus visits. Students who reside outside of the LSU geographical area may request reciprocity of services offered by the Olinde Career Center at their local colleges or universities. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about this service.
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The mission of the Olinde Career Center is to assist students and alumni in choosing careers, obtaining career-related work experiences while in school, developing job search skills, and securing employment or admission to graduate or professional school.
Career Decision-Making provides assistance in self-assessment for the purpose of planning a career. Services include choosing the right academic program and career; career testing and interpretation; and the Career Information Center.
Experiential Education combines academic study with on-the-job, career-related work experience. Cooperative education programs, internships, summer jobs, part-time jobs, and volunteer opportunities are all offered to assist students in this area.
Job Search teaches lifelong skills in finding employment. Services available include individual appointments, addressing résumés, cover letters, networking, interview, and job search strategies.
Employment Services connects students and alumni with employers. Careers2Geaux, the On-Campus Interviewing Program, one-day interviewing programs, résumé referrals, Tiger Network and other recruiting and networking events are all available for the benefit of students and alumni.