STEM & Research

The STEM & Research Career Community is geared towards providing resources and tools to those interested in working within the IT/Engineering/Research/Tech industries.  Learn about academic requirements, internships, student organizations and other ways to help provide you with a competitive edge upon entering the field.  

CDC Pathways for Students and Graduates

Whether you are on a career path, or in the process of determining which career you would like to pursue, the CDC has numerous commissioned corps, internship, training, and volunteer opportunities for students of all academic disciplines and levels. Many …

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Patti Moran
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How the Pandemic Could Fix Internships

Take a look about why Shelly Banjo from Bloomberg feels that this current pandemic could potentially fix internships:

By Helen Boyke
Helen Boyke Director of Alumni, Veteran and Graduate Career Development
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Wednesday Webinar’s Lunch & Learn Series

The Center for Career and Professional Development in partnership with Alumni Engagement hosted Wednesday Webinars: a series of lunch and learn virtual sessions.

The first in the series of Wednesday Webinar Lunch and Learn sessions on May 20, at noon, …

By Helen Boyke
Helen Boyke Director of Alumni, Veteran and Graduate Career Development
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Success Stories

Community Network

  • Financial Representative Fidelity Investments
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Tolga Koya

  • Associate Professor, Computer Science & Engineering Sacred Heart University
  • Associate Professor, Economics Sacred Heart University
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  • Recruiting Project Coordinator, Technology Point72
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  • Team Lead, Executive Search TritonExec
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  • Scientist Pfizer
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Associated Colleges

Career Outcomes

Outcome data for Sacred Heart University is obtained through the Center for Career & Professional Development, in accordance with national standards. We extend our First-Destination survey to students who have received Bachelor’s Degrees in the respective year are surveyed from the time of graduation, to 12-months following graduation.


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

First Destination

SHU Pioneers pursue a variety of careers paths after graduation; most recent respondents indicated they are:

Featured Resources

What Can I Do With This Major?

With 100 major profiles that include information on common career paths, types of employers that hire in the field, and …

Contact & Location

(203) 371-7971

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Fairfield, CT 06825

Center Hours

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Tuesday 8:30am-4:30pm
Wednesday 8:30am-4:30pm
Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm
Friday 8:30am-1:00pm