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Career Communities

The Center for Career & Professional Development at Sacred Heart University has recently launched customized ‘Career Communities’ which provide students a one-stop-shop to learn more about opportunities within an industry.  Utilizing these communities, you will find resources to further explore potential majors and professions, as well as identify ways to build your resume and expand your network – to help provide you with a competitive edge upon graduation!  As always, should you want to meet with an advisor to go over your specific career goals – feel free to set up an appointment on Handshake at your earliest convenience!

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Success Stories

Community Network

  • Marketing Director Wealth Continuum Group
  • Registered Nurse Yale New Haven Hospital – Saint Raphael
  • Associate Professor/Chair, Department of Communication Studies Sacred Heart University
  • Fashion Internship Coordinator Sacred Heart University
  • Accounting Internship Coordinator Sacred Heart University
  • Director of Government Affairs Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health – US
  • MPA Program. Associate Professor, Department of Government Sacred Heart University
  • Clinical Associate Professor    Sacred Heart University  

Career Outcomes

Outcome data for Sacred Heart University is obtained through surveying of students who received Bachelor’s Degrees in the respective year. The graduating class includes students from December of the previous year, in addition to May and August of that year (the Class of 2018 would include December 2017, May 2018 & August 2018 Bachelor Degree recipients). The data collection occurs from November of the previous year, until the August one-year after the class year (For the Class of 2018, data collection began in November of 2017 and went until August of 2019). Over the past two-years, Sacred Heart averages a 99.5% overall placement rate, with a 95% overall response rate. 

  • First Destination
  • Top Employers
  • Starting Salary
  • Employment Locations
  • Top Universities
  • Degree Types
  • Fields of Study

First Destination

Alumni from across campus the university’s colleges pursue a variety of paths after graduation, most recent respondents indicated working within:

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Contact & Location

Phone
(203) 371-7971
Address

Linda E. McMahon Student Commons
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825

Center Hours

M 8:30am-6:00pm
T 8:30am-6:00pm
W 8:30am-6:00pm
TH 8:30am-6:00pm
F 8:30am-6:00pm