Areas of Interest

Unsure of what you hope to do upon graduation?  We can help!

Use the resources below to explore various career paths, internships, jobs, and future employment outlooks.  Contact us by e-mailing CareerServices@lincolnu.edu to have one of our trained staff assist you in making your final decision.

Resources to Help Identify Your Strengths & Interests

  • MyMajors Assessment – Specific to Choose a Major at LU
  • My Next Move – The O*NET Interest Profiler helps you decide what kinds of careers you might want to explore.
  • CareerOneStop – You’ll answer 30 quick questions online. Then you’ll get a list of careers that might be a good fit for your interests.
  • Truity Career Profiler – Find a job you’ll love by matching your personality and interests to real-world careers. This free 15-minute career test measures key personality factors to show you the exact careers that suit your strengths.

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Find a career that aligns with your career interests, see current salary projects, and identify skills you need to apply for that next job or internship.

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