Career development courses

The Career Center offers two courses to assist students in each step of their career development process: IDS 120 and IDS 320. The Spring 2018 schedule is provided below. To access the class schedule, log in to My Missouri State, select the Academics tab, and click on Add or Drop Classes in the Registration Tools Channel.

IDS 120

IDS 120 is a two-credit-hour course designed to assist students in learning the process for making meaningful academic and career choices that are aligned with their unique strengths, interests, values, and personality. Students will participate in self-assessments, major and career exploration, and decision-making activities.

Section

Semester

Credits

Title

Meeting
Days
Meeting
Times
Location Instructor CRN
001 Spring 2018 2 Exploring Majors and Careers MW 10:10 AM – 11:00 AM SICL 0127 SuzAnn Ferguson 22893
002 Spring 2018 2 Exploring Majors and Careers TR 03:30 PM – 04:20 PM GLAS 0262 Todd Euglow 22894
899 Spring 2018 2 Exploring Majors and Careers INET INET INET Valerie Turner 31545

IDS 320

Please note: IDS 320 will not be offered Spring 2018. Please check the course schedule for future listings.

IDS 320 is a two-credit-hour course designed to assist students who have selected an academic major and who are beginning internship, part-time, or full-time job searches, or who are making decisions on graduate and professional school. The course is designed to help students in developing a career plan and investigating the work world in terms of the students' career/life goals. Students will learn the dynamics of decision-making, the importance of gaining experience in their field of interest, and job search skills. They will engage in career research, résumé writing, interviewing, networking, and other career development practices.