Practical & Spiritual Preparation for Your Future
Every college student has those “am I doing the right thing?” and “what should I do next?” moments. So don’t worry — you’re not alone.
From finding a major to sending your resume out to the world, Belhaven’s Career & Calling team guides you through all that anxiety about your future. Our intentional and proven strategies show you how to focus your talents on what’s really important — so when you graduate, you’re ready to follow your calling.
You can find us on the main floor of the Warren A. Hood Library (just behind the front desk). Stop by for a quick check-in or schedule an appointment online. We’re looking forward to meeting you!
Explore Your Options
Whether you’re a traditional undergraduate, adult learner, or online student, events like career fairs and bootcamps are a great way to get a sneak peek at course offerings, meet professors, network with classmates, and practice sharing about yourself in a professional setting.
We’ve also assembled a handy list of trusted sites for resume services, interview practice, professional associations, and more.
Find Your Calling & Your Major
When you become a Blazer, you delve deep to discover your personal strengths. Your academic plan includes touchpoints to explore how these gifts add meaning and purpose to your coursework and career goals.
If you're an undergraduate residential student still exploring possible majors, start with LifeQuest. This program offers focus to undecided students and is most important for those still choosing their path.
Mapping Your Journey with LifeQuest
Connect with Employers
Through our Handshake platform, you have easy access to job and internship postings from local, regional, and national employers.
Opportunities for Employers & Graduate Schools
Entry-level employment. Summer staffing. Mid-level positions and executive positions. Graduate and professional programs. Recruiting never ends, so you need the best exposure for your business, industry, or professional training program.
Working with Belhaven University’s Career & Calling team, you can reach our best and brightest students through our annual career fair, mock interview workshops, job shadowing, speaking engagements, and more.
Career Center Opportunities
“The Center for Career and Calling is an excellent resource for Belhaven students; they put together wonderful opportunities for us to experience, learn, and grow as we prepare for jobs and careers. The Center for Career and Calling has helped me hone my résumé building skills and to practice interviewing and networking.”
Meet the Career & Calling Team
Center for Career & CallingPhone: 601-968-8995
1500 Peachtree Street, Campus Box 265
Jackson, MS 39202
Verse of the Year
Anyone who listens to my teaching and follows it is wise, like a person who builds a house on solid rock.