Career and Volunteer Services

The of the Office of Professional Development assists students and alumni in identifying and reaching their career and employment goals, to help employers’ access workforce trained individuals that will ultimately increase student learning and skill development.

Need Help Deciding on a Major?

Undecided about what you want to as a career. Let Professional Development help you find your niche. We offer various tools to help you find your passion and pick the career that works best for you. 

Additional Services Offered:

Professional Development is available to all students, faculty, staff and alumni to provide a wide spectrum of services. Our services include but are not limited to:

·       Job Search Assistance

·       Resumes & Cover letters

·       Internships/ Apprenticeships

·       Volunteer Opportunities

·       Mock Interviews                                                             

·       Assessments- Career /Personality

·       Educational and Skill Building Workshops

·       Soft and Social Skills Development

Walk-ins are welcomed or you can contact Professional Development at, vbowens@philander.edu to schedule an appointment.

Contact:


Ms. Vernita Bowens
Director of Professional Development and Student Engagement
Center for Student Services
501-975-6050 Office
vbowens@philander.edu

 

EMPLOYERS AND RECRUITERS

Marketing your organization is simple!

Today’s college students are brand driven. If they have heard about your organization they are much more likely to be interested in working with you. PSC Office of Professional Development has space available for you to offer an information session in a comfortable, relaxed environment. A 30-60 minute presentation about your organization will give students a chance to get to know you better.

Scheduling an information session is easy:

  • Choose a couple of dates that fit your schedule

  • Call the Office of Professional Development at (501) 975-6050

  • Work with the Professional Development staff to finalize a date and time

  • Don’t forget that you can also schedule on-campus interviews for the following day

  • We will market the presentation to the students, alumni and faculty who match your criteria

PSC Presentation rooms are equipped with the following:

  • Computer with external speakers, PowerPoint, and video capabilities

  • Overhead projector with drop down screen

  • Comfortable seating for 4-48 guests

  • Easy access to restrooms

Resume Resources

In partnership with Resume Target, a professional resume writing service, we are pleased to offer access to career-related information and resume templates.

 

Learn More

Job Search Resources

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“The size of your dreams must always exceed your current capacity to achieve them. If your dreams do not scare you, they are not big enough.”


- Ellen Johnson Sirleaf