Chicago State University
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Current Students

The primary goal of the Career Development Center is to facilitate the professional and personal aspirations of students for internship, experiential education, full-time employment or admission to graduate/professional schools. During your time at Chicago State University (CSU), you will connect, discover and work very hard to impact your future. In addition, the career office works with you to establish a job search strategy that will enhance your CSU experience. 

Student Appointment Hours

Students can schedule a career advising appointment. If needed appointment times are booked, students should email careerdevelopment@csu.edu with their request.

Resources the office provides

  • Access to  College Central, the jobs database and career management system tailored to Chicago State University students
  • Assistance with cover letter, resume, networking and salary negotiations
  • Collaboration with Colleges, to provide information for Chicago State University events
  • Employment in the U.S: Do’s and Don’ts for International Job Applicants
  • Bi-Weekly jobs email blast
  • Career Planning Skills
  • Self - Assessment, and Mindfulness Techniques
  • Developing and Strengthening ties to employment and graduate school communities
  • Customized mock interviews to enhance student's storytelling and ability to communicate theory to practice
  • Career-related workshops, career fairs, and industry-led panel discussions

College Central