Find the next step in your career

Illinois’ human resources graduate programs are widely known by employers as one of the top three programs in the world for human resources and industrial relations.

Job Search Tips

The employment market follows the same rules for success as the business market. Here are some tips to get started!


Selling your skills to employers is the key to landing your internship or first job. We have the resources and guidelines to get you started, and will provide in-person counseling and workshops once you are on campus.

Resume & Cover Letters

We work with each entering student to update their resume, based on years of experience with employers who hire LER graduates. Here are tips to get you started, and you can schedule individualized help once you are on campus and throughout your time in the program.