The Career Development Center (CDC) offers a variety of resources to help you prepare to reach your professional goals. Our services are available by appointment only to all current students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Call 205.665.6262 to schedule an appointment for assistance.Academics —Our staff can help you decide on a major that fits your preferences, and provide resources to investigate associated career options.
Career Goals — We offer a variety of assessments to help you explore career options and determine the best fit based on your personality, strengths, and interests. We administer the Myers Briggs Type Indicator and Holland Code assessments.
Experience — The CDC provides a listing part-time off-campus positions, internship opportunities, volunteer options, and full-time job openings. Click here to view the job postings page.
Job Search – We will work with you to help design a resume and create a cover letter that showcases your skills and experience. We also provide interview prep and conduct mock interviews.
For more information about our services or to schedule an appointment with a Career Counselor call 205.665.6262 or stop by the second floor of Farmer Hall.
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