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.

Career Counseling

Career Counseling

Schedule an appointment with your career counselor to improve your resume, interview skills and more.

Career Readiness Guide

Career Readiness Guide

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

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

Enterprise Holding Awards Career Exploration $2,500

Enterprise Holdings, a family owned business and leader in the transportation service industry, has been a key employer and partner for Appalachian’s Career Development Center and provided many professional opportunities to our students.
Aug 28, 18

Advice From A Fellow Mountaineer

Amber is a recent AppState graduate. She was an out-of-state student who came to Appalachian because of it’s amazing biodiversity. Hear what she has to say about the Career Development Center:“My first experience with Career Development was actually because I work close to them and established a
Jul 12, 18

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

Contact Us

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

Career Tips

Watch videos on building resumes, preparing for interviews, landing your dream job, and more.


Download our mobile app for more tips and resources here.


We can speak on a variety of topics, including resumes, job searching, networking, interviewing, and more.

Presentation Request Form

Room 387 Reservations

Need to schedule a meeting in our conference room? Reserve Room 387 with the below form.

Room 387 Request Form