Programs and Services


Job search information and links

Resources designed to aid in the Job Search by helping you locate and target employers. Also information on interviewing, networking and researching potential employers.


Furman's official career and professional networking system is housed in the LinkedIn website. This resource allows alumni (and students) to identify and correspond with one another for networking purposes. If you are a Furman student or graduate please join the "Furman University Alumni" group to connect with fellow Furman family members!

Resume and job application correspondence

Advice on writing job search correspondence that will get the attention of potential employers.


Interviewing for a job can be one of the most stressful events in a person's life. Use this section to help you prepare for and execute for a solid interview.

  • Search, store & record every job listing at every job board & company with job postings
  • Access in-depth information about any contact & company posting jobs & record your history of correspondences
  • Create personal marketing campaigns including unlimited resumes & cover letters & save them to access, print or email anytime
  • Manage your confidential Handshake account securely from any computer, work or home, 24/7, to update & maintain your organized and recorded job search

Occupational information

Occupational information to help you learn about careers, hiring outlooks, income potential and work tasks.

Graduate school guides

Information on graduate and professional schools, including time lines, testing information and tools to help you research and locate the right school for you.

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