Career Development at Central

We’re Here to Help!

  • Explore and identify your unique interests, values and passions
  • Engage in experiences to gain knowledge and skills related to career interests
  • Connect with professionals and organizations to discover and pursue opportunities
  • Activate the search for a career or further education

Where Will My Major Take Me?

Find out with our “What Can I Do with My Major?” tools. These helpful information sheets list career fields, employers and strategies for each major. Use them to investigate majors and careers, or get ideas for jobs and internships!

Looking for the Right Internship?

We’ve made our internship contacts available to you in one place! Check out our Internship Site Database. You can search more than 500 internship sites by category and location.

Employers

Advertise your job and internship opportunities through our job board, Handshake! See “For employers” for more information.

Our Staff

Jessica Klyn de Novelo
Jessica Klyn de Novelo

Assistant Dean for Career Development and Civic Engagement
641-628-7600
klynj@central.edu

Kristen McMains
Kristen McMains

Assistant Director for Career Development
641-628-5271
mcmainsk@central.edu

Charnell Sanders
Charnell Sanders

Administrative Assistant, Career Dev. & Civic Engagement
641-628-5856
sandersc@central.edu


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