Next Steps

Need interviewing advice? Know how to network? Thinking about grad school?

Explore what you can do now to prepare for today’s competitive job market and land your first professional job!


Get Research Experience

Get hands-on experience and broaden your horizons!

On-the-job and study abroad experiences provide you with a competitive advantage, whether you're applying to graduate school or a full-time job.

Job Hunting and Career Skills

Key skills that will help you get a job!

Entering the professional world is an important life milestone that you can accomplish if you have the right skills. This section helps you assess your strengths and interests, improve your communication skills, write your résumé, interview effectively for a job.


Further Your Education

Learn what it takes to get into a chemistry undergraduate or graduate school program!

This section helps you to assess what level of education is right for you. You'll also find helpful information for applying to schools...and succeeding once you’re there.

Develop Your Network

 Learn how to network!

Networking is an important skill that you will need throughout your career as a chemist. Find tips that tell you how and where to network most effectively.