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Career Services



  • Because your health is our priority, we have canceled all in-person career service events for summer semester.  Students can access Handshake, which is the university’s online job search platform.  The Career Services Office is available for virtual appointments, including resume and cover letter reviews, job search, negotiating salary, career planning and more.   To schedule a virtual appointment, please click the red button below.

Career Closet

Due to Covid-19, the Career Closet is closed until further notice.

The Bill and Susan Lhota Office of Alumni Career Management offers job search tools and services to alumni.
Access their website for information about their services.

Ohio State also utilizes Alumnifire as a networking tool for alumni of the university.
Access Alumnifire and create profile. 

Guides and Tips

Action Verb List

Cover Letter Checklist

Resume Checklist


Resume and Cover Letter Examples

Example Resume for Field Placement

Example Resume for Social Work Jobs

Cover letter

Reference page

Ohio Social Work Licensure

Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage & Family Therapist Board


Employment Resources


NASW JobLink


Human Service Chamber of Franklin County

Contact Career Services and Alumni Relations:

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Katie Justice, MSW, LISW-S
Director of Career Services & Alumni Relations

Pronouns:  She/Her/Hers

email: or
ph:  614/292-8780