Business Career Center

Full-service, Intensive Career Preparation

We prepare students to find careers and excel in them. The Business Career Center offers all UIC Business 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

Advisers

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

Long gone are the days of unpaid internships. Our business students are valued interns and the majority find internships that pay between $8 and $27 per hour.