At Penn State Ag Sciences, the doors are open, waiting for you to walk through them. Take advantage of numerous opportunities to research, plan, and secure your next move. We host career fairs and other events where you can learn about careers and meet hundreds of potential employers as well as graduate and professional schools. Find helpful resources for tips on resumes, cover letters, personal statements, and interviewing.

Get ready, shake hands, and feel confident to go after the opportunity you want.

Your ag sciences education gives you the knowledge and tools to get the job done. But first you have to get your foot in the door. The College of Ag Sciences has resources to help you reach your professional potential.

Ag Sciences Career Day

October opportunities: Career Day in Ag Sciences.

Every October, the College of Ag Sciences hosts Ag Sciences Career Day, which draws some 150 exhibitors—prospective employers looking for you! Find jobs, co-ops, internships, and graduate or professional school opportunities.

Agriculture Future of America

Agriculture Future of America: your pathway to a career in agriculture.

The College of Ag Sciences has a direct connection to Agriculture Future of America (AFA), an organization dedicated to connecting college students with world-class professional development and networking opportunities. AFA builds bridges and creates leaders. Apply for the AFA Leaders Conference or contact Career Services for more information!

Visit the AFA Website!

Nittany Lion Careers

Penn State’s premier career platform offers you even more.

Nittany Lion Careers is Penn State’s single-service recruiting platform, available only to Penn State students and alumni. Log in and learn about additional career fairs, workshops, and employer information sessions hosted throughout the year.

Professional experiences through clubs and organizations

More than half of Ag Sciences graduating seniors held an extracurricular leadership role during their time at Penn State. Take advantage of the opportunities and experiences available in the college and Penn State in general. Clubs. Organizations. Teams. Honors societies. Study abroad. Research. These are unique opportunities to make friends, build a professional network, and add meaningful leadership roles to your résumé.

Contact

Lori Connelly
  • Director of Experiential Learning and Career Services
Jenny Storch
  • Administrative Support Assistant

Contact

Lori Connelly
  • Director of Experiential Learning and Career Services
Jenny Storch
  • Administrative Support Assistant