Career and Personal Development The mission of the Career and Personal Development Office is to promote a values-based approach to career and life planning with opportunities for career exploration and personal development through internship and study abroad experiences. The Office assists students and alumni with assessing career interests, exploring career options, and developing the skills to successfully pursue career goals. The Career and Personal Development Office offers the following: • • • • • • • • •
Online interest and personality assessments Individual counseling with regard to any career-related concerns Assistance with resume writing, cover letters, interviewing, job search, etc. Preparation for participation in internships for academic credit Workshops and career programs Online job and internship posting sites Study abroad opportunities Website with extensive career planning information and resources Graduate school information and assistance with the application process
During the 2014-2015 academic year, the Career and Personal Development Office assisted 240 students with the process of securing internships (116 in the Division of Arts &Sciences, and 124 in the Division of Business & Information Management). Additionally, the Career and Personal Development Office arranged mock interviews with employers for the 438 students enrolled in the Division of Business & Information Management.
Study Abroad The Office of International Studies Education (ISE) seeks to reflect the Core Mission of Neumann University and the spirit of St. Francis by providing high quality programs and services that • • •
Foster transformative learning experiences Prepare students to thrive in a multicultural, interdependent world Increase global citizenship and servant leadership
Study Abroad Programs • • • • • • • • • •
Ambialet, France Australia Europe (Discover the World: Rome, Italy; Paris, France; and Seville, Spain) Limerick, Ireland London, United Kingdom Paris, France Perugia, Italy (Franciscan Heritage Program) Rome, Italy Seville, Spain Shanghai, China
Published on Feb 1, 2016