Career Development Center

Plan for your future at USJ’s Career Development Center

Looking for career advice or guidance? The Career Development Center provides all students and alumni with career planning services and resources, individual counseling sessions, workshops and more.

We also work closely with employers across the state to connect students with internships and jobs.

Call us at 860.231.5893, email us at [email protected], or schedule an appointment with Handshake to learn more about how our services can help you.

For Students For Employers

Upcoming Events

Thank you! What a great service [the USJ Career Development Center] provides! I am currently employed in my industry (chemistry).

– Benjamin Pizio M’20, USJ Online Chemistry, M.S. student

Services Provided

  • Individual career counseling appointments
  • Career decision-making assistance
  • Internship and job search database
  • Resume and cover letter reviews
  • Interview preparation/mock interviews
  • Career development workshops
  • Panel discussions with alumni/ae
  • Employer relations program
  • Career fairs

Click here to schedule an appointment

Meet the Team

Melanie Sinche, M.Ed., M.A.

Interim Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs, Director, Career Development Center, and Executive Director, Women’s Leadership Center
Phone: 860.231.5228
Email: [email protected]

Valerie Wilson, M.Ed.

Valerie Wilson, M.Ed.

Assistant Director
Phone: 860.231.5551
Email: [email protected]

Cynthia Whipple, Esq.

Employer Relations Specialist
Phone: 860.231.5523
Email: [email protected]

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