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Keystone Promise Requirements

Associate and baccalaureate degree students must complete all career related requirements listed below. Sequences are recommended. Students may complete the Promise requirements at any time prior to graduation.

First Year

  1. Complete the Focus Career Assessment Program.
  2. Develop a career plan and have it reviewed.

Learn more about completing the Freshman Year Promise Steps (PDF)

Second Year

  1. Write a resume and have it reviewed and saved on file with Career Services.
  2. Write a cover letter and have it reviewed and saved on file with Career Services.
  3. Provide Career Services with contact information for three professional references.

Learn more about completing the Sophomore Year Promise Steps (PDF)

Third Year

  1. Complete an internship or experiential learning opportunity.
  2. Discuss graduate school/plans for additional education with staff or faculty.
  3. Complete an approved networking activity.
  4. Create an account on College Central Network.

Learn more about completing the Junior Year Promise Steps (PDF)

Fourth Year

  1. Update your resume and cover letter, and have them approved and saved on file with Career Services.
  2. Conduct a job search with some guidance form faculty or staff.
  3. Complete a mock interview or interviewing workshop.

Learn more about completing the Senior Year Promise Steps (PDF)

After Graduation

Within six months of graduation, please notify Career Services if you have received a job offer or have been accepted into a transfer or graduate program so that we can celebrate your ongoing success!