Academic Journey

Academic Journey

The Academic Journey Roadmap is a comprehensive plan to help you achieve the realistic milestones needed to graduate and find a career or enter a graduate program. This roadmap provides important information for each of your college years. You will gain the skills needed to CONNECT to the college community (peers, faculty, and staff), PLAN your academic path towards your career goals, and EXPAND your experiences through seeking out campus resources and events.

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Roadmap at a Glance

Freshman Year

  • Connect with students, professors, and campus events
  • Get advising and academic support to complete 30 credits with a good GPA
  • Explore your strengths

Sophomore Year

  • Develop a network of supportive peers, professors, and mentors
  • Research majors and minors and make the choice that is right for you
  • Further develop your academic and professional networks

Junior Year

  • Add potential employers to your network
  • Review and update your academic and career plan
  • Complete a career-related internship or research project

Senior Year

  • Use your network connections
  • Use campus resources when applying for graduate school or career positions
  • Complete a capstone course that develops your skills

Parents & Family Orientation

Supporting Your Student Along the Academic Journey