Action Plan: Next Steps

Decision Making & Action Plan

You are now ready to make a plan!

  • Meet with your program specific academic advisor to create your MAP ( My Academic Plan NMC’s online degree audit and tracking system). MAP will help you track your progress toward degree completion.
  • Meet with an Academic & Career Advisor if you have any trouble contacting your advisor in your subject area.

My next step:

  • I Plan To Transfer [ ]

    • Use NMC and University Transfer Guides to assist you with identifying courses that will transfer to the next institution and add them to your academic plan
    • Talk with university representatives at the NMC October and March Transfer Fairs or when they visit NMC’s campus.
    • Visit each university campus you are considering.
    • Request an official degree audit the semester prior to graduation.
  • I Plan To Start My Career [ ]

    • Schedule an appointment with NMC’s Career Success Coach to create/update your resume and practice your interviewing skills.
    • Conduct an informational interview or job shadow individuals who are doing the work you would like to do.
    • Consider gaining experience through internships, service learning, community service or volunteer opportunities.
    • Attend the NMC Career Fair.
    • Check out useful Job-Seeking Tools and information about Student Employment.
    • Request an official degree audit the semester prior to graduation.
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