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Welcome to Principia College's Career Center - Where We Help You Design a Life You Love

Career Courses

Did you know you can take classes related to your career? 

Check with your advisor, or get in touch with the instructor directly, if you have any questions about the courses. 

Choosing Majors and Careers (CAR 051)

Wondering how your college education will prepare you for life after Principia? This 0-credit course, open to freshmen and sophomores, is designed to help you:

  • Identify your personal skills and natural talents
  • Select or confirm the best major and extracurricular activities for you
  • Intentionally plan to make the most of your time in college

 Navigating College to Career (CAR 301)

Ready to target your search and network with professionals in the field? This 3-credit course, open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors, is designed to help you:

  • Explore your interests and strengths to help you design your life. 
  • Identify, develop, and leverage your personal network to find hidden job opportunities
  • Develop targeted résumés and cover letters that land interviews
  • Practice interviewing skills with professionals and on-site with a real employer
  • Learn how to research the best graduate schools for you (now or in the future)
  • Polish your online professional presence for use in your job search
  • Speak with professionals and recruiters in your field