Career Services


The Career Services Coordinator assists students to prepare for the world of work by helping them build and identify career readiness competencies, clarify and plan their career goals, assist with the job-search process, locate resources, write professional-looking documents, and communicate well with others in career situations.


Amy Varney
Career Services Coordinator, Department of Economics 
413 Arps Hall, 1945 N High St.
614-247-6704 | 

Amy Varney

Amy joined The Ohio State University in June of 2022. Currently, she directs all career related activities for undergraduate students in the Department of Economics. Her previous experience is in teaching English/foreign languages and social services. She completed career services training with the National Career Development Association in 2020 and is now focused on helping students transition from college to work. She is a Buckeye and received her MSW from OSU in 2018. Amy loves to learn and is on a lifetime journey of discovery! One of the best things on that journey is meeting new people, showing them their strengths, and empowering them to be successful. Amy hopes to be encouraging as well as helpful as she works with the students here, and she looks forward to getting to know each you!

 Starting August 1st, 2022, office hours will be as follows:

· Tuesdays 12:30 2:00 p.m.

· Wednesdays 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

· Thursdays 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

There are several different ways you can contact Amy or meet with her:

--Drop by Arps Hall 413, email, or call during office hours for quick questions or to pick up resources.

--Call or email me to pre-arrange a 30-minute in-person or phone call appointment during office hours.

--Set up virtual or in-person appointments with me on Handshake. Click the link below and choose “The Arts and Sciences Center for Career and Professional Success.” Next, select “ASC: Department of Economics Career Coaching.” You will see available appointment dates and times and can request what works for you.

       Meet with your career coach!*

Below you will find a brief listing of services offered by Career Services:

• Resume & Cover Letter Reviews
• Mock interviews
• Professional Portfolios
• Career Fair Preparation
• Career Advice and Resources
• Networking Help
• Job Search Assistance

*Accessibility information for OSU students and staff

If you have a Disability and rely on a screen reader or the keyboard for access to your computer you will experience difficulty using this application. As the University works with Handshake to improve accessibility, please contact for assistance in navigating and using this application. A member of our team will respond within 2 business days to assist you.