The Career and Professional Development Center offers a vast array of services for career-oriented students and graduates. Our goal is to help students to become more confident in their professional development and networking abilities so they can make informed decisions about graduate schools and career opportunities.
Have you wondered what you can do with a degree in
Philosophy? How about one in
Safety Sciences? The What You Can Do With Your Degree pages feature comments from recent IUP graduates and suggestions for which professions work best with which degree. Check it out!
Check out our
Career and Professional Development Center Blog.
Request a Career-Oriented Workshop
Employers and graduate school programs are now listed on IUP Career Fair+!
IUP Career Fair+ is a free, full-featured iPhone, iPad, and Android app that puts the power to prepare for fairs in your hands.
The app features a complete, frequently updated employer and graduate program listing, as well as tips on how to prepare for a career fair.
Search for IUP Career Fair Plus on the App Store and Google Play.
The IUP Career Expo 2016 offers employers with full-time and part-time entry-level, internship, and co-op positions an opportunity to meet in one central location with alumni, graduating students, and upperclassmen. Candidates attending will be IUP current students or graduates of the university with associate, bachelor, and/or graduate degrees. Employers will be able to speak with candidates, distribute recruitment literature, and conduct brief interviews.
Our Graduate School Fair is the perfect opportunity for universities to recruit undergraduate students and alumni who are considering graduate school. IUP offers more than 130 majors for undergraduates and more than 60 master’s and doctoral programs, so you’re sure to recruit quality, motivated students from programs you’re seeking.
Graduation day is not the day you should start thinking about your career! The Career and Professional Development Center is committed to providing quality services and developmental opportunities that support the educational objectives of IUP. Our goal is to teach students, by providing coaching and support, how to become active participants in their own continuing career development.
Why should you take advantage of the services offered by the IUP Career and Professional Development Center? For one person’s perspective, check out
Career Center!? I Was Too Cool For That...
Check out the
IUP Career and Professional Development Center Facebook page and see what Norm’s been up to, and watch
IUP Career and Professional Development Center videos for information about Norm, what services are provided by our office, and how you can improve your job search skills!
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Wednesday, October 12, 2016, 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m., Monroeville Convention Center. Registration is now available. Students may preregister
online through 11:59 p.m. on October 10, 2016, and attend for free, or may register at the event for a $10 fee (cash
transportation from IUP is provided, but space is limited. Sign up by coming to
302 Pratt Hall by 12 noon on Friday, October 7, 2016. A deposit of $20
(checks made out to IUP preferred, cash accepted) will be required to reserve
your space on the bus, and your deposit will be returned to you on the trip
back to Indiana. The bus will begin boarding at 8:30 a.m. on October 12
and will leave promptly at 8:45 a.m. from the HUB Co-Op Book Store
Employers at the
Western PA Collegiate Job and Internship Fair recruit for internships, co-ops, and full-time positions for many different majors. WestPACS recommends that job fair participants research potential employers prior to the fair. Detailed information about each employer is available in the
Thursday, October 20, 2016, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m., Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA
IUP veterans, transitioning military personnel, National Guard Members, Reserve members, and spouses are eligible to attend.
If you need to have your résumé reviewed, but don’t have the opportunity to stop by our office, you can send it to
firstname.lastname@example.org. Your résumé will be reviewed by one of our career coaches within two business days, and then you will receive feedback.
The Career and Professional Development Center hosts drop-in hours every Tuesday and Wednesday from 4:00 to 6:30 p.m. in Pratt 302 during the fall and spring semesters. Trained career coaches will be available for résumé reviews and quick questions.
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