Plan for Great Opportunities
Career Services at Rasmussen College offers a variety of self-service resources focused on job-search strategies, resume building, interviewing techniques and employer networking. We engage upcoming graduates and alumni through a variety of webinars and video tutorials, as well as online programmatic advising. You can also visit the Student Portal to view our robust suite of online self-service resources and optimize your career planning and job-search process. Our dedicated team of programmatic career advisors are ready to help you enter the competitive job market and plan for your future.
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2019 Virtual Career Fair
Our dedicated network of faculty and staff are committed to preparing you for success before—and after—graduation. And that means getting you on the right path toward a career in your field of study—which is why we're excited to be hosting a Virtual Career Fair on October 29, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Central).
During this event, you can join us online anytime, anywhere and have the opportunity to:
- Learn more about your industry from experts in the field
- Apply for open job positions from top employers
- Build a strong network with local, regional and national employers
- Attend live, career-focused webinars
- Meet with career development professionals
- Chat directly with Rasmussen College alumni
- Navigate the event at your own pace on the device of your choice
This event is open to all Rasmussen College students, alumni and community members at no cost!
Find the Right Jobs with the Right Tools
Available to you at no cost, JobConnect is a valuable, mobile-friendly resource that allows you to search for employment opportunities and connect with employers looking to hire recent grads. The site is also available on a convenient app, so you can get all of your essential career information in the palm of your hand.
Beyond job postings, JobConnect provides the ability to:
- Access an employer directly and follow organizations of interest
- Upload your resume and make it available to employers on Resume Books
- Research your industry, career trends and job titles through Career Explore
- Navigate career fairs to most successfully spotlight your skills
- Request an appointment with Career Services through the Career Counseling feature
Make a Memorable First Impression
OptimalResume is a user-friendly system that guides students and graduates through building a resume, drafting cover letters, virtual interview preparation and creating portfolios of your work.
Get Assistance Throughout Your Career
The Rasmussen College Student Portal is a hub of tools and resources backed by career services advisor support to help individuals successfully manage their job search. Students and alumni can utilize our individualized career services throughout their career.
Your career services advisor and Student Portal resources can assist you with:
- Updating and revising your resume, cover letter and references
- Portraying yourself effectively to potential employers through mock interviews
- Creating a portfolio of your professional work
- Navigating career fairs and networking strategies and tactics
- Developing a career plan
Pursue Your Career with Confidence
Workshops, Webinars and Career Fairs
We provide students and alumni many opportunities to build networking skills while enhancing their ability to find a job within their field of study, including workshops, webinars and virtual career fairs. Review a variety of helpful topics, including job searching, resume writing, interviewing, networking and social media.
Subscribe to our Library and Learning Services YouTube channel to stay up to date on future career services webinars and other informational videos.
Collaborate with a Career Services Advisor
One of the benefits of being a student or alumni is direct access to one of our live representatives via Live Chat. Reach out to us Monday–Friday 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. CST.
Career Services Staff
If you are a current student or alumni and have questions about a specific area of study or location, you can contact a career services advisor based on their field or location.
Email Career Services
Both students and alumni are welcome to reach out to Career Services for questions via email.
And at the end of the day, get an education that will help you achieve your career goals, never settle, go after the best and find a school that will work on your behalf.
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Connect Directly to Hardworking Rasmussen College Graduates
Hire a Grad
If you are an employer interested in hiring a Rasmussen graduate—welcome and thank you for your interest! JobConnect, Rasmussen College’s online employment database, is the perfect source to best share your hiring needs with our students and alumni. Not only does it save you time and resources to find quality talent, but it provides the perfect spot to manage, find and deliver information about your hiring needs.