Creating your Akron Experience
Career and Academic Preparation
Create your path to a successful, rewarding career! Get that job, go to grad school or meet your other post-graduate goals. Did you know that?
- 60% of paid interns received job offers in 2012
- Experience counts in the hiring process by employers; 73% of employers prefer to hire candidates with relevant work experience.
- Besides a strong GPA, employers look for leadership abilities, initiative, and the ability to communicate.
- Students who practice interviewing do better in the job market.