The Center for Professional Development and Career Readiness supports the mission and goals of the university by assisting students and graduates with integrating their academic and career goals. We foster partnerships with employers and the entire campus community. The services we provide to your students include:
Would you like to make a presentation to classes or student groups on career-related topics customized to a course, subject area and student audience? Sample topics include: What can I do with a major in…? Industry specific résumés, job interviewing and job search strategies. Complete a Presentation Request Form.
You can also do the following:
Arrange employer information sessions and guest speakers in your classes.
Schedule meetings with employers to promote your academic programs.
Provide current labor market trends/resources to support your academic programs.
Classroom videos on job search topics
Serve as a resource on ethics and legal standards on student hiring
Provide FERPA guidelines on writing recommendation/reference letters
Writing a Reference Letter – discussion of the issues surrounding letters of reference