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During the first year after graduation:

JMU alumni have access to all of the services and programs that Career & Academic Planning provides to current students.

After one year:

JMU alumni may use Career & Academic Planning’s online resources, such as: 

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Appointments, practice interviews, and on-campus recruiting activities are not available beyond one year post-graduation because the CAP staff are focused on working with current students and recent graduates.

Career Resources Offered by JMU Alumni Association's Madison Network

The JMU Alumni Association offers career and networking resources, including:

  • Webinar SeriesAlumni professionals, career coaches, and other experts provide career advice and professional guidance. Topics range from finding a career you love, to entrepreneurship and getting hired on LinkedIn.
  • The Madison Network BlogPersonalized to what interests you most and available 24/7, this blog showcases guest bloggers as well as personal and professional development articles in an easy one-stop shop. Dukes take five- to read, learn and engage every day. 
  • Networking EventsLooking to connect one on one with other alumni and friends/family of the JMU Community? Keep an eye out for an upcoming Madison Network event in your area. 
  • Career ResourcesFrom LinkedIn to Continuing Education, we’ve got you covered for resources to enhance your career or simply stay professionally connected to fellow your fellow Dukes. 
  • JMU Alumni LinkedIn groups:

Career Counseling Professionals

Alumni may contact a career counselor or coach who has the training and expertise to assist established professionals with their job search, career changes, and professional development needs.

To identify career counselors or coaches around the country, use the National Career Development Association’s Find a Counselor website. Local resources in Harrisonburg, Virginia are DeNoble University Counseling ServicesHarrisonburg Career Coaching, and Career View.

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