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

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.

Land the Job

Assess your strengths and interests, improve your communication skills, write your résumé, and interview effectively for a job.

Further Your Education

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

Make Yourself Visible

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.