University of Vermont

4 Year Plan

College of Education & Social Services


Named UVM a
"Top School for High salary grad"

Credits are just the starting line for your four year plan. Outside of the classroom - working, finding internships, and expanding your network will also help you land a job. Read on for UVM's step-by-step guide for career success.

To customize your plan, click "Start Your Plan" for your current class year or choose the focus that best represents where you are now in the career cycle: Explore, Experience, Focus, Achieve. You can also keep your career success on track with helpful reminders from Guide – download the app today @

First Year: Explore

Connect on Campus
Discover Your Strengths & Interests
Explore Major & Career Options
Start your Plan →



91% of University of Vermont students engage in research, internships, and other experience-based learning opportunities.

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Second Year: Experience

Commit to Your Studies
Engage in Experiential Learning
Build Career Awareness
Start your Plan →

Get funding to get experience:


Across UVM there are scholarships amounting to a quarter of a million dollars for students to support their internships in a variety of different industries.

Learn more about Internship Scholarships...

Third Year: Focus

Excel Academically
Cultivate Your Career Identity
Prepare for your Search
Start your Plan →


  • Burlington Children's Space
    Fullbright International Teaching Fellowships
    Heartworks, Renaissance & Endeavor Schools
    Peace Corps
    Teach for America
    UVM Campus Children's School
    Vermont Public Schools
    Wellesley Public Schools
    AVODAH: The Jewish Service Corps
  • Babies to Boomers VT
    Choice Academy - Washington County Mental Health
    Mosholu Montefiore Community Center
    Northwestern Couseling and Support Services
    People Against Rape
    Phoenix House/VT DOC
    United States Armed Forces
    United States Senate
    Vermont Family Network

Fourth Year: Achieve

Finish Strong
Expand Career Connections
Implement your search
Start your Plan →



100% of College of Education and Social Services graduates are employed or continuing their education within one year of graduating from UVM.

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Last modified November 28 2018 09:42 AM