Career Planning - Resources


Purdue Animal Sciences Career Video Channel


Successful Alumni:


Destination Career series profiling recent Purdue Agriculture graduates

Explore Your Inte​rests, Skills & Careers


Animal Behavior Careers (Purdue University) 
Animal Careers ( 
Animal Careers (Cornell University) 
Careers in Poultry Science (Poultry Science Association)
Careers With Animals (
Explore Careers (Career One Stop)
Exploring Occupations (University of Manitoba)
What Can I Do With a Major In ...? (University of North Carolina Wilmington)
Zookeeper bonds with animals and work - Animal Sciences senior Jillian Wagner and the Columbian Park Zoo


Career Assessment/Personality Test


Career and Success Resources (My Life Coach) 


Cover Letters, Resumes, CV's, & Interviewing


Career Advice (
Cover Letter Guidelines (Purdue Ag Economics) 
Cover Letter Model (Purdue Ag Economics) 
Cover Letter Structure (Purdue Ag Economics) 
Cover Letters (University of Oxford) 
CVs (University of Oxford) 
Dress for Success Video (Iowa State University)
Interviewing Checklist (Purdue Ag Economics) 
Interviewing Preparation (Purdue Ag Economics) 
Job Application Guide ( 
Professional Documents (resumes, cover letters, etc.) (University of Virginia)
Quick Test-Taking Strategies to Raise Your Test Score - Archived Webinar from the Princeton Review (requires Java) 
Resume and CV Guide (Virginia Tech)
Resume and Interview Tips (Learn More Indiana)
Resume Tips​ (Iowa State University)
$tart $mart Workshop on negotiating your starting salary
Thank You Letter Guidelines (Purdue Ag Economics) 
Thank You Letter Structure (Purdue Ag Economics)  
Tips for a Successful Interview (Iowa State University)


University Links






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