The Center for Career and Talent Development

Students

Students

Employers

Employers

Faculty and Friends

FAMILY AND FRIENDS

DISCOVER. EXPERIENCE. THRIVE.

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It is our mission to help you DISCOVER your unique talents and skills, EXPERIENCE personal and professional growth, and ultimately THRIVE. Our career coaches are dedicated to your success, and we offer a wide range of engaging tools to help you navigate your career journey. 

  • One-on-one career coaching
  • Resume review
  • LinkedIn profile assistance
  • Career development workshops
  • Interview practice
  • And more!

WHO HIRES HIGHLANDERS?

FACULTY AND STAFF

Faculty

Our faculty and staff play an integral role in the career and talent development of our students. The Center for Career and Talent Development provides students with a unique space to interact with faculty and staff and receive help with questions related to choosing majors, finding internships, applying to graduate school, and applying for jobs. 

  • Review the resources below to help point your students in the right direction.

TESTIMONIALS

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Tyler Porter

"My career coach was intentional, encouraging and genuinely cared about my future."

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Alyssa Bourne

I made it a priority to stay in contact with my career coach because the feedback I received, as well as other career resources, really helped me get an inside look at the job-searching process.

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Taylor Hawkins

The Center for Career and Talent Development is a resource composed of kind and intelligent leaders who will help you achieve your dreams, just like me!

CONNECT WITH US

Career Events and Workshops

Our signature career events and career workshops are designed to provide students with the opportunity to enhance their skills, develop a career goal, and network with career representatives from various fields. It is our goal to ensure that our center provides students with an opportunity to take their first step in a long and successful career journey. 

Colleges of Distinction

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"Institutions with a Career Development badge not only exhibit high-impact practices in their undergraduate programs, but they also meet further criteria specific to career development and services such as 'Integrated Career Exploration and Preparation', 'Accessible Programs and Training' and a 'Career-Centered Staff'."- Colleges of Distinction