Alcon Career Center | Families

College career advisors and parents have a common goal - helping your student make sound career choices.

Tips for Supporting Your Student's Career Search

  • Encourage a visit to the Alcon Career Center, no matter when they are graduating
  • Suggest that your student explore interests by volunteering and participating in extracurricular activities
  • Affirm your student's career choices and unique strengths and interests
  • Advise your student to attend all TCU current events
  • Emphasize the importance of shadowing and networking with professionals
  • Encourage summer employment to learn the value of a strong work ethic
  • Support your student's job search, but don't conduct the search yourself
  • Notify the Alcon Career Center about job/internship opportunities
  • Become a mentor for your profession 

Click here to get started with the TCU Center for Career & Professional Development

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