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Career Exploration

FOCUS 2 CAREER will guide you through a reliable, intuitive career and education decision making model to help you explore occupations and make informed career decisions. There are over 1000 occupations with up-to-date, detailed information at your very fingertips. Assess potential careers in ten minutes or less! Click on the logo for more details!

 

Puzzled by your career options or wondering where to begin? Get answers to those questions with CareerBeam. This tool is only accessible through the NLU Portal. Click on the logo to get started.

 

Candid Career provides thousands of career videos to help you explore careers and land a job. This tool features video interviews with numerous industry professionals, giving you a more realistic view of a particular path from college to career. Click on the logo to get started!

 

The OOH can help you find career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations. Click on the logo to get started.

 

National Louis University has partnered with Handshake - a modern career development platform - to offer you a one-stop-shop for launching your career. Handshake gives you exposure to over 200,000 employers, including all of the Fortune 500 Companies. Just click the logo and use your NLU student email to start personalizing your Handshake account. Student email address (example): jsmith7@my.nl.edu

 
Career Preparation

Improve your interviewing skills through an online simulated interview covering general and industry specific questions. Record and critique yourself as well as share with others for additional feedback. Career Bridge will also continue to offer live mock interviews upon request.

 
Career Practice

National Louis University is excited to introduce its new Micro-Internship program, creating opportunities for busy professionals to leverage our highly motivated students on short-term projects. Execute professional assignments to demonstrate your skills, explore career paths, and generate income.

 
Locations
  • CHICAGO DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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  • ELGIN

    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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  • NORTH SHORE

    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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  • LISLE

    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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  • WHEELING

    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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  • FLORIDA (TAMPA)

    Established in 1988 and located in one of Tampa's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to its classrooms, the National Louis University Tampa Regional Center features a computer lab, student lounges, and conference room.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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