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Is there a test I can take to help me decide on a major?

We offer several career and personality assessments to help guide you through the process of selecting a career and major. We also encourage you to schedule an appointment with a Career Counselor to discuss your specific needs before taking an assessment. Call 334-844-4744 for an appointment.

What all can I do with my major?

Check out What Can I do with a Major in…?, Candid Career videos; and print resources located in 303 Martin Hall. Also, the RBD Library maintains a section on careers.

Where do I post my resume with the Career Center?

Tiger Recruiting Link (TRL)

What is TRL?

Tiger Recruiting Link or TRL is a place where you may post your resume to make it available to employers seeking to hire Auburn students as well as where you may apply for available positions and sign up for on-campus interviews.

How do I write a résumé? What all goes in a résumé? Is a résumé really supposed to be just one page?

Walk-in hours, noon – 4 p.m., Mon – Fri in 303 Martin Hall are a great time to get help with your résumé. Answers to all of these questions and more are posted on our tip sheet and in the Career Center handbook which can be picked up in our office or found online. 

Do I really need to send a cover letter with my resume? How long should my cover letter be? What do I include in a cover letter?

Walk-in hours, noon – 4 p.m., Mon – Fri, in 303 Martin Hall are a great time to get help with your cover letter. Answers to all of these questions and more are posted on our tip sheet and in our handbook which can be picked up in our office or found online.

Where Can I find information about internships?

Current internship opportunities are posted in Tiger Recruiting Link (TRL). Also we have numerous resources both on-line and the Career Library located in 303 Martin Hall. Career counselors are also available to help you prepare to search for internships.

Last Updated: Nov. 14, 2011

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