The CDO offers a variety of resources to assist you through the career development process. The following resources directory aims to help you easily identify resources that meet your current career development needs.

Assess Yourself

Resource Description
Career Assessments

Stop by drop-in hours to meet with a career counselor and obtain information and instructions on taking a career assessment

CareerBeam

An online career management tool that includes assessment and research tools. Register with your Pomona email address

Explore Interests

Resource Description
Candid Career

Videos featuring Pomona alumni and others discussing their career paths and current jobs

CDO Internship Programs

Explore careers through an internship! Find information on our Pomona College Internship Program (PCIP) and PCIP Summer Experience programs.

Exploring Graduate School

Learn about the different types of graduate programs and graduate school advising resources

Fellowships Directory

Browse through fellowship programs for all class years, alumni, non-U.S. citizens, and opportunities abroad

Pomona College Career Connections LinkedIn Group

Join our LinkedIn group to meet alumni and students interested in sharing career advice

Sagehen Career Tools

A searchable online database of over 2,300 online resources and CDO library books

Sagehen Connect

An app that identifies Pomona alums near you and includes a searchable directory of over 20,000 alums. Available in the App Store and Google Play. Freshman, sophomores, and juniors must review the Sagehen Connect Agreement accessible through the Pomona College student portal to be granted access. Seniors and alumni are able to access the app immediately upon downloading the app.

Spotlight on Careers

Offers 41 career profiles from various industries, including information on graduate schools, internships, and average salaries. Access login information on Handshake.

Vault

Includes 100+ free downloadable career guides which comprises a variety of industries, employer guides, and graduate school guides. Sign up with your Pomona email address.

What Can I Do With This Major

Profiles 90+ majors including typical career paths and employers

Develop Skills

Resource Description
Career Advising

Schedule an appointment or stop by during drop-ins for resume and cover letter review, go over interview preparation, and practice networking skills

CareerBeam

Practice your video interviewing skills through their interactive interview module

CDO Resource Guide

Download our resource guide containing tips on resumes, cover letters, CVs, thank you notes, requesting letters of recommendations and references, and informational interviewing

CDO Workshops

Topics include resume/cover letter writing, interview preparation, networking, job search strategies and more

Practice Interview Sessions

Schedule an appointment for a practice interview session

Implement Your Plan

Resource Description
Handshake

Find job and internship opportunities, resources, networking opportunities and events calendar

CDO Funded Subscriptions

Features 7 job and internship job boards that the CDO subscribes to. Download the Excel sheet to access login information.

Fellowships Advising

Schedule an appointment with the Fellowships Advisor as you explore and apply for fellowships

Going Global

Features 40+ country guides, 47 US/Canada city guides, and H1-B employer information tailored for students seeking or preparing for opportunities in a different destination. Access through Handshake.

HBXCORe

A 3-course program taught by Harvard Business School faculty designed to teach undergraduate students and recent college grads business fundamentals

Liberal Arts Career Network (LACN)/Nationwide Internship Consortium (NIC)

Through LACN, find jobs and internship opportunities shared through a consortium of liberal arts colleges across the country. Access NIC, which lists internship opportunities, through the LACN portal. Sign up with your Pomona email address

On- & Off-Campus Recruiting

Meet employers at our on-campus recruiting programs (career fairs, information sessions) and Winter Break Recruiting program

Pre-Health Advising

Schedule an appointment with the Pre-Health Advisor as you explore and apply for health-related programs

Pre-Law Advising

Schedule an appointment with the Pre-Law Advisor as your explore and apply for law school

Uniworld A searchable database of multinational companies and its subsidiaries operating in 200 countries and spans 20,000 industries.