A liberal arts degree opens up many career possibilities across every sector. Career & Professional Development is here to support you as you discover your path, seek out meaningful experiences and internships, and take your next step after DU—whether that’s a professional role, graduate school, a service year program, or anything else you choose to pursue.

Drop-In Hours with CAHSS Career Advisors
College-specific drop-in hours are paused during the summer. During the academic year, weekly drop-in hours with your career advisors will be available both via Zoom and in the Burwell Center for Career Achievement.

Popular Job/Internship Search Tools for CAHSS Students
Pioneer Careers
Andrew Hudson’s Jobs List
OSSOM (Creative) Jobs
Colorado Nonprofit Association
GovernmentJobs.com
USAJobs.gov
Helpful Links
Planning for Graduate & Professional School
Pre-Law Advising
ImaginePhD
The Art Career Project
Music Resume Guide (pdf)
Sample Resume MA Economics (pdf)
Sample Resume MA Art History (pdf)

 

 

Put Your Best Foot Forward and Prepare for the Fall Career Fair Series!

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Are you planning to attend a career fair this fall?

Prepare for the fairs by reviewing these resources shared by the Employer Connections team. We can’t wait to see you at the Fall Career Fair Series!

Tips on Resumes/Cover Letters

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When You’re Not Certain, You’ve Got to Become an Explorer of Your World!

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“What are you going to do after DU!?” With two months away from graduation it’s likely that most encounters with family, friends, and professors lead to some variation of this question and you might not have an answer.

And, if …

By Carolyn Sommers
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What to do with a communications major?

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Careers for Communication Majors
WHAT IS COMMUNICATION STUDIES?

Communications majors (and minors) study a range of contexts, including communications in families, friendships, schools, workplace groups, cross-cultural performances, nonprofit organizations, social movements, politics and the media.

The major is flexible and …

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Staying in Denver after graduation? Don’t give up your college roommate!

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As anyone working or attending college in Colorado, you know the quality of life it can bring.  You already realize it is a great place to live, work and play.  Each year  Career & Professional Development surveys DU recent graduates …

By Jane Mall
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How an English Professor Integrated Career Development into the Classroom

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When DU English professor, Donna Beth Ellard, wanted to make her First Year Seminar (FSEM) course an engaging and meaningful experience she began to ask herself “How can poetry assist a student over four years by helping them decide what …

By Jane Mall
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