Career Guides

Northern Arizona University provides a range of support for students in preparation for their career paths. The services begin with integrated career and academic advising the first term, and continue in academic units with advisors, mentors and other professionals. NAU also provides experiential and internship opportunities, as well as specialized career preparation infused throughout the curriculum of many majors.

Preparing for your career is a lifelong endeavor and NAU is committed to supporting you as you prepare for the journey ahead. Throughout this website, you will find information about career services across the NAU campus, as well as tools and information to guide you at each step of your career and employment path. 

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    welcome page, print career guide cover

    Career Resource Guide

    Download a copy of the 2013-2014 Career Resource Guide

    • 7 simple strategies for exploring careers
    • Is your resume average or excellent? 15 tips to stand out from the crowd
    • Hold the phone! What to know before your Skype or phone interview
    • Dress to impress: It's not all about the navy blue suit!

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    welcome page, three people

    NAU Professional Development Guide

    • Tools for exploring your strengths and interests
    • Advice on connecting your strengths to hands-on experience
    • Resources for conveying your experience in resumes, cover letters, and interviews
    • Tools for conducting a successful job or graduate school search