Career & Professional Development
As a DSU student, you're preparing for a rewarding career every day. But the market-ready skills you learn in the classroom are just part of the equation. Career & Professional Development is a partner through every step of your educational journey.
The "real world" is now
Whether you're exploring your career options or gearing up for a life-changing job interview, we've got your back. In addition to hosting career and internship fairs, networking events, onsite recruiting, and interactive workshops, the Career & Professional Development staff can help you:
- Write or edit a resume, cover letter, or CV
- Polish your LinkedIn profile or web portfolio
- Practice in-person or virtual interview techniques
- Find a faculty or professional mentor
- Build a strong network
- Prepare for and find Internship opportunities
“Every industry – from education to healthcare to banking – expects the power of technology to transform their impact and success in their field, and they look to our graduates to innovate their processes.”DSU President José-Marie Griffiths
Trojans at work
We take great pride in the outcomes of a DSU education. In 2017, 99 percent of graduates were employed or continued to professional or graduate school. Many programs boasted a 100 percent placement rate.
Handshake is the central portal for DSU students and alumni to search for jobs and internships. Opportunities range from on-campus work-study positions to internships and elite professional roles posted by our wide network of business, government, nonprofit, and academic contacts.