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Welcome to the Career Development Center!

The Career Development Center serves all students and alumni pursuing various future professional endeavors. Our services include resume reviews, career coaching, job and internship search assistance, and other tools to achieve life and professional success.

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Visit the Career Studio or schedule an appointment with your career coach for career assistance and more!

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Featured Resources

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Big Interview
Big Interview is a free tool provided by the Career Development Center that helps students effectively prepare for interviews and building their confidence by practicing common interview questions.

Career Readiness Handbook
Our handbook promotes lifelong career readiness and provides invaluable information such as tips on how to determine your career, how to find a job or internship, how to dress for interviews, and much more.

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Focus 2 Career
Focus 2 Career guides you through a reliable, intuitive career and education decision making model to help you choose majors offered at Appalachian State, explore occupations and make informed career decisions.

National Job & Internship Sites
The Career Development Center is subscribed to several national job and internship listing sites for students to use when searching for opportunities. There are listings from all over the US in a wide variety of industries.


Success Stories

Learn how the Career Development Center can help you succeed

The Career Development Center is here to help all students succeed in finding meaningful careers. Learn what services the Career Development Center has to offer and discover what to expect at the Internship & Job Fair.
Jan 9, 19

SECU Foundation Renews Public Fellows Internship Program with $850,000 Investment!

Raleigh, N.C. – With the recent renewal of the SECU Public Fellows Internship program, nine campuses in the University of North Carolina (UNC) System have been awarded funding in 2019 to support paid internships for up to 20 eligible in-state undergraduates. Universities accepting SECU Foundati
Feb 27, 19

‘Careers for Impact’: Students explore businesses balancing purpose and profit

BOONE, N.C. — The inaugural “Careers for Impact” event on Appalachian State University’s campus Feb. 20 provided students the opportunity to explore career opportunities and learn more about participating in regional nonprofit organizations and Certified B Corporations — a type of business
Feb 28, 19

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287 Rivers Street
Boone, NC 28608

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