Skip to main content

Road Map to Graduation

The Road Map to Graduation and Student Success will help the student navigate beyond academics through the four years of undergraduate school at the Huntsman School of Business.


First Year

  • Attend Orientation and Focused FridaysFirst Year
  • Meet with advisor to discuss road map
  • Create an academic plan towards graduation
  • Meet with career specialist and initiate a Career Success Plan (CSP)
  • Conncet with Jon M Huntsman School of Business through Social Media
  • Create resume, LinkedIn and Aggie Handshake profiles
  • Join a club or professional organization
  • Explore a global or career learning experience
  • Consider options for professional attire

Second Year

  • Second YearConsult with advisor on long term education and career goals
  • Engage in Focused Fridays events
  • Meet with a career specialist to update your CSP and develop a job and internship search strategy
  • Stay active in clubs and/or professional organizations
  • Expand network to include faculty members and employers
  • Participate in a career exploration trip, summer study abroad, internship or service opportunity
  • Create a video interview

Third Year

  • Third YearContinue to follow your CSP and review leadership, internship and career opportunites with your professional network
  • Gain leadership experience in clubs and professional organizations
  • Prepare for life after Huntsman
    • Utilize Focused Fridays
    • Apply for internships at career fairs and participate in mock interviews
    • Continue to expand and maintain professional network
    • Find a professional mentor
    • Update video interview
    • Research graduate schools and prepare for the GMAT/GRE/MAT
    • Practice telling your story at networking events

Fourth Year

  • Fourth YearApply for jobs and/or graduate school
    • Tailor resume/cover letter to specific opportunities
    • Participate in interview workshop, evaluate and improve skills
    • Research companies and salaries, formulating negotiation strategy
  • Customize video interview for full-time employment
  • Utilize professional network for career opportunities, letters of recommendation or references
  • Continue leadership/participation in clubs and professional organizations
    • Be a mentor
    • Gain insights from Focued Fridays
  • Follow graduation plan as outlined on graduation application
  • Accept job offer and complete graduation survey

Post Graduation

  • Post YearStay connected with the Huntsman School and USU
  • Continue to utlize your professional network
  • Report success
  • Pay it forward
  • Take advantage of social media

 

 

Road Map to Graduation PDF