Career Advising | A. James Clark School of Engineering, University of Maryland


                    Here is just a sample of the topics we cover in our workshops.

                    • Finding an Internship or Co-op Job
                    • Resume Writing
                    • Cover Letters and Professional Correspondence
                    • LinkedIn and the Job Search
                    • Interview Tips
                    • Career Fair Preparation
                    • Evaluating Job Offers & Salary Negotiation

                    To request a custom workshop for your department or student group, email In your email, include the topics you would like us to cover, the approximate number of participants, and 2-3 possible dates and times.

                    Walk-In Advising

                    You do not need an appointment to speak with a staff member or peer career advisor for:

                    • Resume and cover letter critiques
                    • Help using Careers4Engineers
                    • Elevator pitch practice
                    • LinkedIn profile critiques
                    • General job search questions

                    Advising Appointments

                    Although you might be able to see an advisor for an individual appointment just by walking in, it’s always safer to make an appointment for:

                    • ENCO enrollment for co-op or CPT
                    • Evaluating job offers and salary negotiation
                    • Interview preparation and mock interviews
                    • Job or internship search help
                    • Personal statements
                    • CV and job search help for Ph.D. students

                    To schedule an appointment, stop by our office, call us at 301-405-3863, or email In your email, include the topics you would like to discuss and 2-3 times that you are available during the week.