Business Career Center

Full-service, Intensive Career Preparation

The Business Career Center will continue to serve UIC Business students via phone and email during the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday thru Friday. Please login to UICcareers.com to schedule your career advising appointment.

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.