Institute for Career Development and Graduate School Planning

Our mission is to provide a system of services that guide and teaches students the process of career development for the purpose of effective career decision making.

Our aim is to:

  • Help students identify career goals by clarifying their interests, abilities, and career options via coaching and exploration
  • Teach students job hunting strategies while assisting them in their job search
  • Support students and faculty to complete the experiential learning requirement
  • Educate students about graduate and professional school options

Services Offered

Health Class

Students & Alumni

  • Career exploration, advising, and coaching
  • Job search strategies and skills
  • Use of the Joe Raphael ICG Studio for recorded mock interviews and self-promotional videos
  • Support to identify experience learning opportunities (internships, co-ops, etc.)
  • Graduate school information

Student Resources

Gemini Program


  • Classroom presentations and workshops by the ICG
  • Support to identify outside speakers for classroom presentations
  • Use of the Joe Raphael ICG Studio for recorded mock interviews, self-promotional videos, conference calls, virtual interviews
TMU Hosts Career Fair at the Connor Convocation Center


  • On-campus recruitment
  • Access to online job platform
  • Invitation to on-campus events
College Central Network logo

College Central Network

  • Review employer posted jobs and internships
  • Post your resume for employers to review

College Central Network

TMU Campus Aerial photo

On-campus Jobs for Students

  • See openings for on-campus employment

Online Job Board for Work Study

TMU Hosts Career Fair at the Connor Convocation Center

ICG Events

  • Review available workshops, career fairs, and other career-related events

ICG Career Events Calendar

contact us

Robin Norton, Assistant Director | 859-344-3386

Samantha Palmer, Coordinator of Career Planning | 859-344-3326