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April 21, 2008: Sloan Career Cornerstone Center
If your post-college plans include a career in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics, you’ll find Sloan Career Cornerstone Center to be a comprehensive resource center.
site offers detailed career information, career profiles, and much more. You’ll find information on planning your career, what you can do with a major in each of the featured fields (and a list of the colleges that offer those majors), how you can prepare for one of the featured careers before you even enter college, profiles of industries in which these careers flourish, lists of employers in these fields (including quotes from professionals about how they got their jobs), and resources for women and minorities.
The site also offers podcasts on various careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, as well as a small collection of “typical day” profiles in some of the featured careers, along with profiles of 430 individuals who have chosen career paths in engineering, computing, mathematics, or science. You can also sign up for a no-cost newsletter from Sloan.
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