Career and Professional Development
The Office of Career and Professional Development empowers students and alumni to achieve personal, academic and career fulfillment. We offer insightful professional guidance and progressive programs and services that promote growth, development and values clarification.
Our staff is excited to assist you with all of your career development needs. We host many events throughout the year to give you the opportunity to network with graduate schools and employers. See the Upcoming Events page for more information.
If you'd like to schedule an individual appointment with one of our career advisors, please call us at 386-822-7315 or come to our office in Flagler Hall room 100. Our hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The Office of Career and Professional Development provides services primarily to currently enrolled students. As time permits, individual career counseling is available for all recent graduates. If you live outside Central Florida, you may contact us at email@example.com or 386-822-7315.
Your Help is Needed!
Alumni are one of our most valuable resource for helping current students with career decision-making and job/internship searches. You can make a difference in many ways -- sharing your support and knowledge as a working professional and alum is a great way to give back and to help current students!
Feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 386-822-7315 to learn more.
Faculty and staff are critical to our work. To help us better serve our students, you may contact us to:
- Learn about or discuss ethical and legal standards in student hiring
- Request a Presentation or Workshop- If you won't be able to attend one of your classes, or your area has a special need, please contact us to set up a career seminar and/or workshop tailored to your students.
- Refer an employer- If you have personal or professional contacts who'd be interested in serving as networking contacts, internship sponsors or potential employers, please contact us so we can connect our students to these opportunities.
- If you know a student who'd benefit from career counseling or our other services, please refer them to us!
- Provide internship information-
- Encourage students to attend upcoming events
Parents and families often play influential roles in their children's career planning, and often provide valuable advice. Our guide for parents and families, A Parent's Guide to Career Development, offers information about how to become constructively engaged in your student's career development. Feel free to contact us for more information!
Holiday Office Schedule
The office will close starting Wednesday, December 24, 2014 and reopen at 8:00 AM on Monday, January 5, 2015. We wish you and your family a safe and happy holiday!
Internship Orientation for Spring 2015 Academic Internships
Students who plan to participate in an academic internship for the Spring 2015 semester should attend an orientation session. The orientation session will help you know what to expect during your internship and provide tools and tips to maximize your experience. Students who are interning during the current semester will share their internship stories along with advice and insights. Light snacks will be provided.
Monday, January 12, 2015: 7:00-8:00 PM Sage Hall 213
Please RSVP by clicking here.
Congratulations Class of 2014!
You've worked hard for this moment and it's finally here!
All graduating seniors must complete the Graduating Student Survey prior to Commencement on Saturday, May 10, 2014.
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Stetson's Excellence in Faculty Advising Award
The process of academic and career advising is a valued activity, At Stetson University, advisors embody the values of the university and should be recognized for their contributions to the university community. Stetson University's Excellence in Faculty Advising Award recognizes faculty who demonstrate excellence in advising undergraduate students. Nominations will be accepted in the spring.
Graduate Assistant Positions
View open graduate assistant positions in Campus Life and Student Success.