International Students

Murray State Career Services is excited to help coach our international undergraduate and graduate students in the career development process that includes developing the following for a successful transition to the world of work in the United States and in their home countries:

  • Professional behavior and etiquette 
  • Resume/curriculum vitae and cover letter development
  • Interview skills
  • Networking skills
  • Major Selection/Career Exploration
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I need someone to help me.

MSU Academic Advising
Contact for help communicating with your academic advisor

MSU Career ServicesContact for help with career/major choice and job search strategies

MSU Office of International Student and Scholar Services

Contact for help with support services that relate to your status as an international student in the United States

MSU Retention OfficeContact for help addressing the following issues: campus involvement, family obligations, financial concerns, homesickness, major/career direction, roommate issues, study habits/tips, time management

I need a resume or curriculum vitae (CV).

I need to find an internship, part-time or full-time job.

Part-Time Jobs
On-Campus Student Employment JobsHow to Find a Part-Time Job Tip Sheet

Internships
Internship Resource Page
Curricular Practical Training (CPT) - contact Brittany Fentress (bfentress@murraystate.edu | 270.809.3091) or Misty Lanham Brown (mbrown@murraystate.edu | 270.809.2964)

Full-Time Jobs
Optional Practical Training (OPT)
CareerShift
Racer Tracks

Career Events

I need to know how to connect & network.

I need to get involved on campus.

I need to decide what I want to study or pursue as a career.


Murray State Career Services
Office Hours: Mon - Fri, 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM (Summer) | 8 AM - 4:30 PM (Fall/Spring)

Walk-In Hours (for resumes, cover letters, and basic questions): Tue - Wed - Thu | 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM 
Appointments required for major/minor counseling, career assessments, & mock interviews
100 Oakley Applied Sciences Bldg | Murray, KY 42071 
P: 270.809.3735 (call for appointments) | F: 270.809.3516 | msu.careerservices@murraystate.edu
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