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LEA 104: Career Planning and Preparation

Career Planning and Preparation Class: LEA 104

Course Description:

The purpose of this course is to provide students with the skills needed to develop career goals and lay out a path for achieving them. Students examine their personal interests, aptitudes, values, decision making skills, academic plans, and career awareness. Integration of career goals with current and future college course work is emphasized.

Course Outline:

  • Career portfolio development
  • Career timetables for freshman and sophomore year
  • Personal, work, skill, and career assessments
  • Internet searches
  • Field of study/major selection
  • Job trends
  • Resumes and cover letters
  • Motivation and attitude