Welcome to the Career Development Center!

Our mission is to encourage students to explore career paths, identify and develop skills, and pursue experiential opportunities. Our vision is that each member of the Appalachian State community will be empowered to achieve lifelong professional success.


Search for jobs and internships, attend career fairs, connect with employers and much more.

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Career Studio
Come See Us

Visit the Career Studio or schedule an appointment with your career counselor for career assistance.

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Career Readiness Guide
Career Readiness

Discover our career readiness handbook for students to see our services and how we can help.

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


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

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

‘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

Contact Us

Rm. 369, John E. Thomas Hall
287 Rivers Street
Boone, NC 28608

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