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The Career Development Center would be pleased to present a workshop to your classes.  Our workshops are relevant to students of all majors and years, and can be tailored to meet your needs as an instructor and the needs of your classes.  We can deliver a presentation at the beginning or the end of class, or utilize the entire class period.  Rather than canceling a class, have the Career Development Center come and deliver a workshop to your students! 

How to Request a Class Presentation:

You may request a class presentation by simply providing your choice of workshop and preferred date and time to the appropriate staff member below. 
College of Arts & Sciences faculty: Contact Mary Claire Dismukes (
Haub School of Business faculty: Email Melissa McClory (

We ask that you please contact us with your request by the sixth week of the semester, so that we may best accommodate your needs. However, if you ever have last-minute needs, we are certainly open to working with you.

Workshop Topics:

Get a brief introduction to our services and resources and learn how to use SJUCareers, the CDC’s online system, to find a full-time job, part-time job, or internship. Approx 15 to 30 minutes.

Choosing Your Major or What Can I Do With A Major In...?
Not sure what to major in?  Learn how you can figure out the right major for you!  Or identify job opportunities related to your major.  Approx 30 to 45 minutes.

Resume Writing
Learn the fundamentals of resume and cover letter writing.  Approx 15 to 30 minutes.

Improve your technique to ace your next job/internship interview.  Approx 30 to 45 minutes.

Internship Search
An internship is a great opportunity to apply your education, “reality test” a career, build your resume, and network!  Learn how to get started on your internship search.  Approx 30 to 45 minutes.

Job Search
Looking for a job?  Come to this workshop to learn effective strategies!  Approx 30 to 45 minutes.

Making the Most of the Career Fair
Planning to attend the Fall or Spring Career Fair?   Learn the basics of attending a career fair – what to wear, what to bring, and more!  Approx 15 minutes.

Seniors…Get a Job
An overview of the on-campus interviewing program - employers are coming to campus and want to interview YOU!  Approx 30 to 45 minutes.

Networking for Success
Learn tips and techniques for strategic and effective networking, including how to leverage technology (such as LinkedIn) and relationships with peers, faculty and alumni in your networking efforts.  Approx 30 to 45 minutes.

Can’t We All Just Get Along?
An interactive workshop offering strategies for maintaining successful personal and professional relationships.  Utilizes the Myers Briggs Type Indicator.  Approx 1 hour to 2 hours.

Graduate School
Want to go to graduate school but not sure where to start?  This workshop will discuss the entire application process and tips on how to get into the right school for you!  Approx 30 to 45 minutes.