Families

The Department of Career Services is designed to assist students with their individual career development. From choosing majors to gaining experience to finding full-time positions or graduate school acceptance, we offer programs, counselors/consultants, and resources to help students. Families can also assist students with their career needs by offering support and feedback while encouraging them to utilize our office. Please review our extensive website and learn more about available services.

Frequently Asked Questions

Visit our FAQ page to see answers to questions commonly considered by family members such as “When should my student start using Career Services?” or “My student doesn’t have a major, will she get behind?”

Resources

University of Tennessee Parents Association
Choosing a Major or Career
Internship and Job Search

National Association of Colleges and Employers:  Parent Resources

A Career Planning Course for Parents
A Parent’s Guide to Career Planning
Help Your New Grad find a Job
Top Hiring Industries
Starting Salaries for the Class of 2014