Career Services

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The most effective career decisions start here! We work with students at every academic level, from first-year freshmen to graduating seniors. Alumni are always welcome back for career needs.

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WVUP’s Career Services is committed to student empowerment, workforce collaboration and community involvement. We provide career-related counseling, resources, and programs to help establish career goals, develop job seeking skills, and successfully obtain employment. We collaborate with employers to optimize internship, job, and career opportunities available to WVUP students and alumni.

Explore

Career Services can help undecided students identify their interests and explore careers while providing important occupational information. This can help identify the action steps necessary to define and achieve career goals.

              • Career Coach – Discover majors and in-demand careers and education based on your interests!
              • CFWV – For all students as well as adults in the workplace, this system can help you with your career and college planning.
              • US DOL One Stop – Browse a video collection to learn about careers, industries, skills and abilities, or work options and education levels.

 
 

Prepare

Career Services can advise students and alumni on how to develop the skills necessary to conduct a successful job search. We can help you develop or update your resume, references, cover letter and other correspondence. We can also provide assistance with interview skills or other questions you may have related to improving job seeking skills.

  • Career Coach – Our easy-to-use resume builder will help you create a professional resume.
  • College Central Network – Access to over 70 career advice podcasts, over 25 career articles written by industry professionals, and over 10 career videos to help guide you in your career exploration.
  • Cooperative Education – Working under the supervision of college faculty and employers, eligible students can earn college credit while working at jobs that are related to their college majors and career goals. Click here for more information.
  • Internships – Contact the Career Services office for more information.

Earn

Career Services aids students and alumni to successfully navigate the early years of their career. We are ready to assist by giving you the tools to find the right employment for your interests and situation.

  • College Central Network – Search for a wide variety of opportunities posted exclusively to WVUP through our online jobs board.
  • LinkedIn – The largest professional networking site available providing a way to connect with other professionals and stay in contact with millions of users. It has become a leading tool for helping individuals expand their networks as well as find jobs in their field.

Contact Details

Career Services
Room 1004 Main Campus
304-424-8246
ude.puvwnull@secivresreerac
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