Virtual Services for Students, Alumni & Employers
Center for Career Development
The Center for Career Development (CCD) guides students in identifying career opportunities that fit with their skills, interests and aspirations. We facilitate specialized programs, generate internship and full-time opportunities, and build connections between students and employers.
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In-Person and Virtual Career Assistance
Meet with our team year round! For assistance or to ask quick questions, email Sarah.Glenn@mail.wvu.edu.Schedule an Appointment
Intern Success Stories
Have you recently accepted an offer to participate in a fall 2022 or spring or summer 2023 internship? Share your good news!Internship Survey
Planning to work remotely?
Learn about First Ascent, an exclusive program for Chambers grads interested in remote work upon graduation.Remote Worker Survey
Careers in West virginia
Say “yes” to a career in West Virginia! Learn about the benefits of living and working in the Mountain State. Check out awesome job opportunities in growing industries!Discover Internships and Jobs
INNOVATIVE. CUSTOMIZED. RESPONSIVE.
The CCD understands that employers and students prefer different ways to recruit—and be recruited.
We create programs that adapt to the needs of our employers, students, and alumni.
Career Exploration, Coaching, and Development
Whether you're still exploring majors, preparing to negotiate multiple job offers, or somewhere in between, the CCD has you covered.
Strengths Finder 2.0
This spring, the CCD will offer Strengths Finder 2.0 assessments and personalized analysis. Details Coming Soon
Career Fairs & Events
Mark your calendars with a great line up of networking and professional development events.
The CCD can provide your organization with innovative recruitment strategies and campus branding opportunities to grow your talent pipeline.
What We Offer
- Individualized career exploration, planning, and job search strategies
- Peer career coaching sessions
- One-on-one resume and cover letter creation
- Mock interviews, both virtual and in-person
- Job shadows and company site visits
- Career fairs, networking events, and professional development workshops
- On-campus interviews with nationwide employers hiring for internships and full-time roles
Handshake will increase your access to nationwide opportunities and make it easier to apply to interviews, prepare for career fairs and events, connect with other students, and more!
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