The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina



Resources and online tools are provided to Citadel students (and alumni) to use in their career search. Some are contractually provided and require the student/alumnus to maintain an online account to use them, while others are provided via links through our website for ease of access. A number of guides, brochures, and handouts highlight various tips and information for your search. Email, social media, our website, and our Career Education Lab are also used to connect you to what you need to be successful in your career planning, preparation, and search!



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Internships Brochure Career Planning Brochure

Resume Brochure

Summer Job Search Brochure

Cover Letter Brochure

Career Fair Preparation Brochure

Thank You Letter Brochure

Informational Interview Brochure
Interviewing Brochure

Refer to the RESUME web page for additional resources.


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Identify values, interests, personality type, and skills with this online tool. Tips & how to request Access Code via Sigi3 Instruction Guide.

Learn about common careers, types of employers who typically hire for each major, and strategies to best market yourself to potential employers.



An online career management system: job board, resume database, announcement center & more!

Access Student and Alumni login page above.



An online interview skill development and practice tool for Citadel students. Access InterviewStream through your hireLINK account; click logo above.
General Interview Stream Guide

Use for Rank Board Preparation

Elevator Pitch Guide by InterviewStream



An extensive research tool through The Citadel's Daniel Library, providing industry overviews, employer profiles, occupation information, job search tips, and more!



Glassdoor is a free jobs and career community that offers the world an inside look at jobs and companies. What sets us apart is our "employee generated content" – anonymous salaries, company reviews, interview questions, and more – all posted by employees, job seekers, and sometimes the companies themselves.


The US Department of Labor's Occupational Outlook Handbook profiles hundreds of occupations: describes What They Do, the Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, & more!

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USAJOBS is the Federal Government’s official one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information.

A job board for the State of South Carolina.


NACE RESOURCES (National Association of Colleges & Employers)

Salary Information

Starting Salary Ranges for the Class of 2016

What Will You be Paid in Your First Job After Graduation

Handling Salary History

Interviewing / Offers
Interview Etiquette

Just Say No Thanks: Five Things to Know About Declining a Job Offer


Network for Your Job Search

25 Short, Sweet Tips for Success as a Summer Intern

Job Search

What Is a "Good Fit" and Do You Have It?

Social Media in Your Job Search

Graduate School

Grad School: To Go or Not to Go

Grad School: Application

Grad School: Getting In

On the Job

What You Need to Succeed in the Workplace

16 Tips for Using E-mail at your New Job Your First Year on the Job





The Federal Government's website dedicated to helping Americans understand more about their money: how to save it, invest it, and manage it to meet their personal goals.


Financial literacy is an essential life skill for the 21st century. The National Endowment For Financial Education® (NEFE®) is responding to this challenge by offering to college students and recent graduates this website that contains comprehensive, non-commercial information to help their financial decisions be informed ones.

Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Offers global support through online reference materials and services. Users worldwide will find information to assist with many writing projects.
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