Virtual or in-person appointments, Career Chats in the Career Cube, and Suit-A-Bull will be available throughout the summer.

BIPOC

Resources for  Students & Alumni of Color/BIPOC

The Center for Career & Professional Development is here to support you as you explore your interests, gain experience, and work toward your goals. Check out the following resources for career exploration, internship/job search, interviewing, and more.

Know Your Rights

As a person of color, you are protected from racial discrimination in the workplace under Title VII (Race/Color Discrimination) of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which is enforced by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

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Decoding Imposter Syndrome: Safeguarding Your Professional Triumph

Navigating the ebb and flow of confidence is a common journey for both you and your colleagues. Periods of self-doubt can occasionally morph into questioning your own achievements, leading to a phenomenon known as “imposter syndrome.” This transient state, though …

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Organizations Dedicated to Hiring Students from Underrepresented Backgrounds

Take some time to check out this great list of diversity pipeline programs compiled by Gorick Ng, first-gen college grad turned Harvard career adviser and Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Unspoken Rules: Secrets to Starting Your Career Off …

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Minority Mental Health in the Workplace

Between the lasting effects of a global pandemic, the fight for racial justice, and economic uncertainty, to say that the past few years have been challenging is an understatement. As many of us continue to return to the office, acknowledging the …

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7 job search tips for Latinx students, recent grads

For years, many in the United States and other countries used “Hispanic” to refer to people who live in or whose ancestors came from anywhere in Latin America, which is commonly defined as Mexico, Central America, South America, and the …

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Strategies for post-graduation success for diverse students

Navigating life post-graduation can be filled with ups and downs. For first-generation students, BIPOC, and LGBTQ+ job seekers, it’s important to know what resources are available to help you succeed as you go through adulthood. The following five strategies can …

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Career Resources

Amplify Your Career Plans With Your Identities

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BIPOC: Additional Career Resources

Asian American & Pacific Islander
Black
Hispanic/LatinX
Indigenous/Native American

Contact & Location

Phone
813-974-2171
Address

4202 E. Fowler Avenue, SVC 2088
Tampa, FL 33620, USA

Career Service Hours

Monday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.