Career Development Services

From exploration to career success, your future starts here

Our services promote personal and professional development to help maximize opportunities and fulfill your goals

Career Development Services is dedicated to helping students explore career options, gain insight about their personality, work values and interests, participate in networking and professional development, gain real-world hands-on experiences and find success and meaning through their education and work.

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Major & Career Guidance

Choosing a major or career can be a challenging decision. These resources will provide you insight to different majors, careers, and occupations. 

LEARN MORE
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Find a Job or Internship

Looking for a job or internship? These resources will provide you with guidance and advice toward finding career success.

BEGIN YOUR SEARCH 
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Career Fairs & Events

Every year Career Development Services works with local and regional employers to provide students with opportunities to find fulfilling career and internship opportunities.
VIEW EVENTS

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Students & Alumni

Need help writing a resume? Thinking about applying to graduate school? Review our resources and discover the guidance you need to find personal and professional success. 

VIEW OUR RESOURCES
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Recruit at FGCU

Career Development Services offers a wide range of career events and workshops throughout the academic year to provide recruitment activities and increase employer brand awareness. 

EXPLORE YOUR OPTIONS 
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Faculty & Student Organizations

Looking to bring in a guest speaker? Preview our classroom and group presentations and submit a request.
REQUEST A PRESENTATION 

Get the most out of your college years — get involved and get connected. 

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85% of students seeking employment during spring 2018 responded that they accepted or began work prior to graduation.

200+ employers recruit FGCU students from over 60 majors during 20 on-campus career events.

36% of FGCU students reported that they were hired from their internship site in 2018. Students who complete an internship are more likely to be employed before graduation.

** Career Development Services acts only as a referral service is not responsible for safety, wages, working conditions, or other aspects of off-campus employment. Due to the high volume of jobs received by our office, we are unable to research the integrity of each organization, business, or person listing a job with us. Therefore you, the student, are urged to undertake this responsibility yourself.  For more info, please see our full guidelines for usage.**

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The partnership between Arthrex and FGCU is continuously growing, especially with the College of Business and the College of Engineering. It’s wonderful to be able to recruit talented students and alumni locally. ”

Alyssa Norus

Arthrex Associate Recruitment Specialist & FGCU Alumna

 Explore. Participate. Experience. Succeed.

Contact Career Development Services to learn how to maximize your time at FGCU and discover career success.

239-590-7946  |  careercenter@fgcu.edu  |  Cohen Center 161