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Business Career Center

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Through a full-service Business Career Center offering intensive career preparation, we prepare students to find careers and excel at them.

The Business Career Center offers all students:

  • One-on-one career advising
  • Resume and cover letter reviews
  • Biannual Resume Expo where you get feedback from recruiters
  • Internship coordination
  • On-campus interviews
  • Biannual career fairs
  • Career coaching and workshops

 

Career Center Highlights

Personal career advisers who help you:

  • identify your career path,
  • apply for internships and jobs
  • polish your resume
  • obtain a LinkedIn headshot
  • prepare for interviews
  • set up weekly on-campus interviews
  • meet with recruiters
  • receive career alerts
  • find job postings in UICCareers portal
  • prepare for twice yearly resume expos and career fairs
Competencies

During your career search and preparation, we also work to instill the top competencies employers seek in new hires.

  • Verbal Communication
  • Working effectively in a team
  • Initiative
  • Problem solving and decision making
  • Building and maintaining relationships

Paid Internships

Long gone are the days of unpaid internships. Our business students are valued interns and the majority find internships that pay between $8.00 and $27.00 per hour.