Undergraduate Students

Welcome to the Undergraduate Connections Community!

As an undergraduate student, you will find resources on Career Connections to support you through all phases of your career journey and decision-making – be it exploring majors and career paths, building your network, pursuing job and internship opportunities, applying to graduate and professional school, and more.  As you navigate Career Connections, you can engage with curated content through our industry-specific and identity-based community pages.  Sign up for newsletters based on your preferences and interests and access our library of virtual career resources.

Exploring Majors & Careers? Villanova Resources to Support Your Search

Villanova offers a number of virtual resources to help you investigate majors and career paths while you are in the exploratory phase. All of these resources are available to you 24/7 through Career Connections.

Villanova Outcomes Explorer – Villanova University …

By Beth Cahill
Beth Cahill Director of Career Development
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Should I Go to Grad School? Here are 5 Good Reasons

“Should I go to grad school?”

Longtime professional, current undergraduate student, or sector switcher—no matter where you are in your social-impact journey, you may have wondered whether grad school is right for you. From satisfying a degree requirement to deepening …

By Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Nursing Career Fair: Frequently Asked Questions (we’ve got answers!)

Nursing students: have you registered for the Nursing Career Fair? The Fair is just one month away, and registration is now open! REGISTER HERE!

This event draws dozens of hospitals and healthcare organizations that are interested in recruiting Villanova nurses …

By Vanessa Rutigliano
Vanessa Rutigliano Assistant Director, Industry Advising
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Career Readiness Resources

Alumni Connections

  • Richmond, VA
  • Founder/Vocal Health consultant Musical Theatre College Auditions
  • Morristown, NJ
  • Senior Portfolio Advisor CDFA Merrill Lynch
  • Leonardtown, MD
  • International Director NATO
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Director, Market Access Marketing Johnson & Johnson
  • Greater Philadelphia
  • Founder/CEO Pearl's Sales & Marketing Consultancy
  • West Chester, PA
  • Security Firewall Analyst DISH Network
  • Dallas, TX
  • Durham, NC
  • Innovation Strategist City of Durham
  • Austin, TX
  • Talent Acquisition Specialist II SHI International
  • South Plainfield, NJ
  • High School Mathematics Teacher Edison Township Public Schools
  • Wayne, PA
  • Cyber Systems Security Engineer Associate Lockheed Martin
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Postbaccalaureate Research Fellow SENS Research Foundation

Skill Building Courses

Insights from a College Career Coach

Taught by Valerie Sutton
Are you feeling stuck in your current position, seeking a new one, or contemplating a career change? In this interview,…

Learning to Write Marketing Copy

Taught by Ian Lurie
Copy is the heart and soul of almost every marketing endeavor. Get a great foundation for all your campaigns with…

Financial Accounting Part 1

Taught by Earl Stice
Anyone who needs to interpret financial statements or communicate financial results needs a solid understanding of financial accounting. This comprehensive,…

Cover Letter Tips

Taught by Jenny Foss
Cover letters offer job seekers an opportunity to explain how their education, skills, and experiences line up directly with the…

Creative Inspirations: Ed Emberley, Children’s Book Illustrator

Taught by Ed Emberley
Award-winning children’s book author and illustrator Ed Emberley is truly a national treasure, having drawn nearly 100 books. The warmth…

Ideation for Marketers

Taught by Brad Batesole
How do you keep your marketing fresh—generating new ideas and approaches to keep your audience engaged? In this course, marketing…

Working with Recruiters

Taught by Barbara Bruno
No matter how big your network is, a recruiter’s network is bigger. A recruiter can be a great resource to…

A Day In The Life of a Data Scientist

Taught by Madecraft
The best way to understand what it’s actually like to work as a data scientist is to spend the day…

Introduction to Web APIs (2019)

Taught by Andrew Probert
More from LinkedIn Learning’s top expertsFront-End Web Development Newsletter The term “API,” much like “the cloud,” is often thrown around…

CSS Fundamentals: Unlock the Power of Web Styling

Taught by Carrie Dils
Once you have learned the basics of HTML, it’s time to start exploring Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), the language that…

Foundations of Business Banking

Taught by Earl Stice
The rise of digital technology has certainly changed the role of the banker. But traditional banks still wield considerable power…

Ruby on Rails Models and Associations

Taught by Kevin Skoglund
Ruby on Rails can speed up and improve the development of full-featured web applications through powerful tools that provide an…

B2B Marketing: Pricing Strategies

Taught by Drew Boyd
Pricing is one of the most challenging aspects of marketing, especially when marketing to organizations versus everyday consumers. In the…

Shifting Your Mindset for Financial Agility

Taught by Madecraft
If you haven’t already, you’re likely to experience financial strain at some point during your lifetime. Fortunately, these stressful situations…

How to Build Your Brand Community Strategy

Taught by Carrie Jones
If you want your organization to stand out and make meaningful connections with your fans, you need to build and…

Marketing Strategy for Designers

Taught by Amy Balliett
If graphic designers and marketers don’t communicate effectively, it can result in time lost or work that doesn’t meet the…

JavaScript: Scope

Taught by Emmanuel Henri
JavaScript scope determines how variables can be accessed throughout your code. There are two scopes: global and local. Global variables…

What To Do When You Are Bullied at Work

Taught by Catherine Mattice
What should you do when you are bullied at work? Catherine Mattice Zundel, an internationally recognized expert in workplace bullying,…

Women Transforming Tech: Career Insights

Taught by Lori Nishiura Mackenzie
The Women Transforming Tech series is focused on helping women interested in working in and staying in the tech industry.…

Six Skills to Develop Cultural Agility

Taught by Paula Caligiuri
Cultural agility is one of the most critical professional skills needed today but also one that employers say is difficult…

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