The Career Center can help you with any aspect of your career development. Here are just a few of the services and resources we provide:

Services and Resources Provided:

  1. Career Exploration and Assessments

    Career exploration and assessments to learn more about different career paths and help you identify your interests and strengths

  2. Job Search Resources

    We can point you toward great resources to help you find the right job opportunities and polish your job search and interviewing skills.

  3. Explore Majors and Careers

    Deciding on a major? Or want to know what you can do with your major? Explore your options.

  4. Labor Market Information

    Labor market information to give you a better idea of industry trends and needs

Eight Ways Career Services Can Help You

  1. Handshake

    Handshake will help you search for jobs and connect with employers.

  2. Job Search Resources

    Company research and job search strategies to help you find the best employer for your career

  3. Career Center Courses and Workshops

    These courses will help you improve your job search and interviewing skills.

  4. Internship Resources

    Discover what internship opportunities are available through Metropolitan State.

  5. Life After Metro

    Find out what resources are available to help you further your career.

  6. Schedule a Career Counseling Session

    The best way to schedule appointments is via Handshake. You could also call 651.793.1528 between 9 am - 1 pm. or send an email to career.center@metrostate.edu.

  7. Interested in Insurance and Financial Services?

    Learn about special programs and scholarships for students exploring careers in the insurance and financial services industry.

The Career Center can also help you hit the ground running with resources that can help you:

  • Develop a more professional look online and in-person
  • Improve your communication skills
  • Polish your interview skills
  • Learn the ins and outs of informational interviewing
  • Improve your networking abilities 

Schedule a Career Counseling Session

The best way to schedule appointments is via Handshake. You could also call 651.793.1528 between 9 am - 1 pm. or send an email to career.center@metrostate.edu.

Where We Are

The Career Center is located on the first floor of Founders Hall on the main St. Paul campus. Our Minneapolis location is not always staffed, but if you schedule an appointment at the location, you'll meet in the Management Education Center M1021.

Meet the staff

Bill Baldus is a career counselor who meets one on one with all majors, prospective students and alumni. Bill's office is on the main Saint Paul campus, but he has office hours in Minneapolis a few days each month.

Jill Sondergaard is the Career Specialist for the Travelers EDGE Scholarship Program and the Pathways Program. She meets with Pathways Program participants and students interested in careers in the insurance and financial services industry. Jill's office is on the main Saint Paul campus, but she has office hours in Minneapolis one day each week.