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Renee Carrigan

Career advisor

Email: RDCarig@IllinoisState.edu

Phone: (309) 438-2200

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. by appointment only

Address: 185 Student Services Building

Career advisement areas

One’s major does not always define their career path. That’s why Career Services provides career advisement by career cluster, and not by major. Renee Carrigan serves students and alumni who most identify with or have an interest in the education career cluster. Explore career clusters, including their assigned career advisor. Or, if you are unsure of a major, explore your options.

Career advising

Learn more about types of career advising appointments and schedule an advising appointment with Renee Carrigan to:

  • explore majors and identify career options related to a career cluster
  • develop a resume, cover letter and LinkedIn profile
  • improve interview strategies
  • identify internship and job search strategies
  • recognize and highlight transferable skills
  • discover strategies to communicate and network with employers
  • get help transitioning from college to professional life
  • learn about the graduate school process and how to prepare application materials


Visit Renee Carrigan on LinkedIn.  


Master of Science in psychology, Illinois State University
Bachelor of Science in psychology, Bradley University
Associate in Science, Illinois Central College


Certified practitioner, Strong Interest Inventory


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