Welcome to the EDGE, a four-year program, provided through the Center for Personal and Career Development, which prepares Randolph-Macon students with a competitive edge in the job market or graduate school admissions process. The EDGE provides strategies for a lifetime of success.
See the EDGE Event Calendar for upcoming programs, workshops, and other career-building opportunities.
Internships offer an opportunity to explore career options
Contact The EDGE
By phone: 804.752.3103
By e-mail: TheEdge@rmc.edu
Explore the possiblities - In their First Year, Randolph-Macon students: Attend an EDGE OrientationComplete a self-assessment of interests, values and perceived skillsBegin to create an effective resumeDocument their leadership and service experiencesAre introduced to the R-MC Alumni community through planned networking eventsAre encouraged to participate in a volunteer or non-paid summer internship program in their area of interestDiscern your pathway - As Sophomores, students: Have the opportunity to participate in The EDGE Career Boot Camp, a 48-hour off-campus program focused on interview & communication skills, business etiquette, networking strategies and professional demeanorDevelop mentors and resource contacts by attending a minimum of two Alumni networking eventsAre encouraged to consider opportunities for summer paid internships and field studyBegin pre-requisite analysis and application process for early acceptance graduate programsExplore major course of study optionsGalvanize your vision – As Juniors, students: Fine-tune resumesComplete a videotaped interview session, with feedback, to improve presentation skillsConsider pursuing a Bassett Internship for academic creditImplement GPA improvement strategiesComplete graduate testing preparation if considering graduate schoolExecute your plan - Preparing for a smooth transition to post-graduation life, Seniors: Rehearse and revise interview strategiesUpdate and customize resumesRefine networking circlesMentor Sophomores in the EDGE programPursue one last internship in an area of career interestFor more information about the EDGE or any of our programs, please contact TheEdge@rmc.edu
Explore the possiblities - In their First Year, Randolph-Macon students:
Discern your pathway - As Sophomores, students:
Galvanize your vision – As Juniors, students:
Execute your plan - Preparing for a smooth transition to post-graduation life, Seniors:
For more information about the EDGE or any of our programs, please contact TheEdge@rmc.edu