Falk College Career Services

Our Approach

Falk Career Services utilizes a developmental approach to teaching and assisting students in navigating the career search process and developing their post-graduation plans. Our support to students centers on coaching good decision making and habits that will enable success in the first post-graduation destination and beyond.


Falk promotes skill development within three primary domains:

Explore interests and gain experience:

  • Self-reflect and work with an advisor to learn more about yourself
  • Link your interests, values, and skills with possible career fields
  • Seek opportunities to volunteer, job shadow, complete an internship, or conduct informational interviews

Develop professional skills:

  • Writing strong resumes, cover letters, and personal statements
  • Building soft skills for interviews and networking events
  • Grow your knowledge, skillsets, and abilities specific to your career field

Launch your career:

  • Review job descriptions and research employers or graduate school programs
  • Utilize Handshake, LinkedIn, and other online platforms to search for jobs and expand your network
  • Establish your professional identity at networking events by effectively communicating your interests, knowledge, and abilities

Ready to meet with a Falk Career Advisor?

All one-on-one career appointments are made through Handshake, Syracuse University’s career development tool. You can log in to Handshake with your Syracuse University NetID and Password to:

  • Make appointments for Career Services support
  • Look for jobs and internships
  • Research employers
  • Register for career events
  • Update your profile with career-related information to stand out to recruiters

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