Center for Career and Professional Development

Online Career Resources

Career Journal

The WCU Career Journal informs students and alumni about on campus career events, talks about job opportunities for different degrees, describes the services offered by the Center for Career and Professional Development, and discusses many career development topics.

The WCU Career Journal is available in PDF format. You may need to download the free Adobe Reader.

Current Version

April 2015 (Download Now)

  • Alumni Shadowing Program successful!
  • Partnering with CEAP makes Education Recruitment Day a success!
  • Creating and maintaining a professional digital presence
  • Summer travel helps alumni launch successful social enterprise
  • Claire Lippy: Student Worker of the Year!
  • The First 90 Days: Your post-graduation success story!
  • The “Style" of Success: Peer-to-peer advice

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Career Topics

Below are links to important career-related topics originally written for the Career Journal.

Job Search

Social Media

Career Planning

Networking and Interviewing

Resumes, Curriculum Vitae, and Cover Letters

Internships, Co-ops, Job Shadowing, and Service Learning


Career Video Resources

The Center for Career and Professional Development YouTube channel contains tutorials, tips, and training to help you improve your career skills. View our channel to watch videos such as "Catamount Career and Networking Day" and "Job Fair Preparation."

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Web Resources by Topic

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ARTS AND CREATIVE INDUSTRIES

BUSINESS AND FINANCE

COMMUNICATIONS/MEDIA

DIVERSITY

EDUCATION

FEDERAL, MILITARY, AND STATE

HEALTHCARE

HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS/BUSINESS

INTERNSHIPS

JOB SEARCH ENGINES

JOB TOOLS

LAW ENFORCEMENT

MENTAL HEALTH AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

REGIONAL/WESTERN NC

STEM (SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, AND MATH)

WILDLIFE AND CONSERVATION

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