The Center for Career & Professional Development has gone virtual! Same services, same staff – new method of delivery! Check out our upcoming virtual events and/or to schedule an appointment by visiting Handshake. Additional information below!

Graduate Students

Welcome Graduate Students! Your Sacred Heart University Graduate Degree will further enhance your intellectual and personal development, while expanding the opportunities available to you. The Center for Career & Professional Development provides customized tools and resources to help navigate your professional path, while effectively marketing your experiences and background.  Whether you are seeking to advance professionally, transition careers, or simply further your education, the Center for Career & Professional Development is here to assist you along the way!

The Center for Career & Professional Development provides:

    • One-on-One career coaching
    • Resume, cover letter, LinkedIn assistance
    • Interview preparation
    • Job & Internship Search
    • Job Skill development
    • Specialized programming & panels- Check out our events here!
    • Industry specific career/internship fairs 
    • Online job portal Handshake
    • And many more resources!

*Be on the lookout for new customized webinars and virtual resources!

Tech Companies That Won the Pandemic Are Snapping Up MBA’s

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Tech companies whose businesses have surged during the pandemic—like Amazon. com Inc. and Zoom Video Communications Inc. —are snagging more of the M.B.A. talent entering the workforce, helping to offset pullbacks by industries harder hit by the Covid-19 economy.

Openings …

By Sheila Lillis
Sheila Lillis Associate Director Sheila Lillis
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Event Recap: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Networking Exchange

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In honor of Women’s History Month, the Center for Career and Professional Development hosted “Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Networking Exchange” on Tuesday, March 30th for students and alums to virtually engage with industry professionals from varied organizations to discuss new …

By Helen Boyke
Helen Boyke Director of Alumni, Veteran and Graduate Career Development Helen Boyke
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Event Recap: Coffee & Conversations – How the Pandemic has Shifted our Workplace and Hiring

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The Center for Career & Professional Development delivered another event in their Coffee & Conversations series on the evening of March 23rd.  The virtual roundtable discussion focused on How the Pandemic has Shifted our Workplace and Hiring, and the Impact …

By Sheila Lillis
Sheila Lillis Associate Director Sheila Lillis
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(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