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Career programs

Career programs

These science career programs prepare you for professional success

Science Pro

Every year, the College hosts Science Pro, an innovative career program to encourage students to explore career options, hone their professional skills and build, develop their professional networks by connecting with alumni, employers and industry. Science Pro is a good first step in your career exploration. It's all about making career connections.


Science Professional Pursuits Program

Gain the skills to land that perfect summer job and jump-start your career with our Science Professional Pursuits Program (SP3). This three-term, 3-credit, professional development program provides you with the tools and guidance to identify, assess and compete for critical hands-on, transformative experiences that take you beyond the classroom and accelerate your professional and academic goals.

Here's how it works. You choose the experience whether it is an internship, research, job shadowing or a full-time job. And we help you get there.


Integrated Professional Development

With a guided-pathway curriculum combined with co-curricular experiences, our Integrated Professional Development (IPD) program helps you develop and connect knowledge and skills throughout your undergraduate education at Oregon State over time, in and out of the classroom.

Our unique Integrated Professional Development features a suite of innovative career preparation programs based on a one-of-a-kind platform that helps students develop professional development skills with content that is embedded into their First-Year Experience science courses.


Take advantage of the year-round programs at the Career Development Center


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