Career Planning & Development

Career Planning and Development provides career development services to students beginning in the freshman year and continuing through graduation and beyond. The office offers individual career advising utilizing personality, interest, skills and values assessments. Additional resources include access to an online job posting system, on-campus interviewing, job fairs, resume assistance, mock interviews, workshops, internship and job search strategies. Information about graduate and professional education is also available.

Students can visit the Career Planning and Development webpage at To schedule an appointment, contact the office at (417) 873-7284 or Their office is located in Bay Hall, Room 148.