Virtual or in-person appointments, CareerExpress,  and Career Chats in the Career Cube will be available throughout the summer. Suit-A-Bull is open by appointment only

First Generation

Resources for First Generation Students & Alumni

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.

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First-Generation College Student Career Barriers (and How to Overcome Them)

I was a first-generation college student, and while I’ve held numerous jobs over the past decade, the struggles that began in college still have a lasting effect on me today. Unfortunately, many of the issues we first-generation college students (or …

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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 …

By Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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Employers with Dedicated Early Career Talent Programs

Take a look at this extensive list of organizations that hire interns or new grads 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 …

By Addye Buckley-Burnell, Ph.D.
Addye Buckley-Burnell, Ph.D. Associate VP/Executive Director of the Center for Career & Professional Development
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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 …

By Addye Buckley-Burnell, Ph.D.
Addye Buckley-Burnell, Ph.D. Associate VP/Executive Director of the Center for Career & Professional Development
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9 job hunting tips for economically disadvantaged college and university students

Economically disadvantaged college and university students face a unique set of challenges when it comes to securing internships and early career opportunities. To help, we’ve gathered nine insightful tips from employment specialists, including career counselors.

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By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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Career Resources

Contact & Location

Phone
813-974-2171
Address

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

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.