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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
  • Conncet with Jon M Huntsman School of Business through Social Media
  • Create LinkedIn profile and resume
  • Join a club or professional organization
  • Explore a global learning experience

Second Year

  • Second YearConsult with advisor on long term education and career goals
  • Engage in Focused Fridays events
  • Meet with career coach at Career Services; update resume and cover letter
  • Stay active in clubs and/or professional organizations
  • Expand network to include faculty members
  • Participate in a Career Exploration trip, summer study abroad, or internship
  • Create a video interview

Third Year

  • Third YearReview leadership, internship, and career opportunities with your professional network (advisor, faculty/professional mentor, or career coach)
  • 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

Fourth Year

  • Fourth YearApply for jobs and or graduate school
    • Tailor resume/cover letter to specific opportunities
    • Participate in interview workshop, evaluating and improving 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
  • Give back
  • Take advantage of social media



Road Map to Graduation PDF