Graduate Students

Graduate Student Pathways

Whether you're at the beginning of your graduate studies, or getting ready to present your thesis, the Career Center is here to meet you where you're at. We have dedicated graduate career coaches to provide you with guidance on application documents and share strategies to get the most out of your next job offer. Below you'll see the Graduate Student Pathways map. Select the pathway that best relates to where you are on your career journey.  Each pathway will provide you with tools and resources to help you reach your individual goals.

Pathways Legend

Getting Started

I want to know how to get connected to graduate student tools and resources.

Making Progress

I need help pursuing experiences that complement my studies.

Finishing Up

I want to be prepared for my job search or the presentation of my thesis.

Meet Your Career Coaches

Francine Mahak

College of Engineering, College of Science, College of Mines & Earth Science, PMST, School of Medicine Research Groups


CAthy tingstrom

Social & Behavioral Sciences, Health, Nursing, Education



DAN Moseson

Humanities, Fine Arts, Education, Architecture and Planning