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
Upcoming Career Fairs and Networking Events
IUP Accounting Career Day 2016
Please join us on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 for the IUP Accounting Career Day! The IUP Accounting Career Day has evolved into the largest accounting career fair in the region. In addition to IUP Accounting majors, this event is open to Finance, MIS, and graduate students, as well as students from approximately 10 area universities.
IUP Career Expo and Graduate School Fair 2016
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.
Resume Reviews and Career Information
Drop-in Résumé Reviews – Fall and Spring Semesters
The Career and Professional Development Center hosts Drop-In Résumé Reviews every Tuesday and Wednesday from 4:00–6:30 p.m. in Pratt 302 during the fall and spring semesters. Trained career coaches will be available to critique your résumé, so bring a draft copy and learn how to create a good résumé!
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...
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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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