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For Graduate Students

The Career Development Center is dedicated to providing career planning resources and job search support to all KU graduate students.

We can help you:

    • Discover the wide range of career options for advanced degree holders
    • Develop a realistic career plan
    • Navigate the job search process
    • Create effective application materials and prepare for successful interviewing

We encourage you to browse our website and utilze the wide range of services, programs, and resources offered at Kutztown University.

Individual Career Counseling/Coaching

Individual career counseling/coaching by phone to help you: define a career path, research career options, begin a job search, target employers in a specific industry, or pursue further education.  Call 610-683-4067 to schedule an appointment.

Quick-Question/Walk-In Hours

Students are welcome to stop by the center (Stratton 113) Monday-Friday from 2-4 pm for a quick question, no appointment required.

Workshops, Events & Presentations

Every semester, the CDC hosts over 60 workshops, information sessions, and special events such as job fairs and employer panels.  Click here for Schedule of Events.

Resume and Cover Letter Review Service

An up-to-date resume and professional cover letter are important in every job search. Do you need help getting started?  Click here to review tips and strategies for creating your resume and cover letter and see examples of format/content that employers expect.  Email your document drafts to careerhelp@kutztown.edu to have them reviewed by a staff member.  The turnaround time for this service is typically 7-10 business days. You may also bring your resume for review during Quick-Question/Walk-In Hours.  PLEASE BE AWARE:  Students are limited to two reviews per calendar year.  Prepare and proofread carefully prior to submitting your documents for review.  Click here to review full Review Policy.

Internship/Job Search

KU Career Network (KUCN) is the job posting system shared by all 14 State Universities in Pennsylvania.  Any positions received by our office are posted on this site. Click here to log-on using your KU system ID and password. 

Click here for tips and strategies to Build ExperienceFind Internships, and Search for a Job.

Interview Preparation

Making a good first impression is essential for a strong and successful interview.  KUCN provides the opportunity for you to practice interviewing using your webcam and microphone.  Record your practice interview and submit it to the Career Development Center to have it reviewed by a staff member. Please keep in mind that the turnaround time for this service may vary depending on current volume.  To get the most from this service, please review tips and strategies for interviewing successfully and instructions for completing an online mock interview prior to logging onto KUCN.  Click here to log-on and start your interview.

Career Assessment

Career assessments/inventories may help you to further identify your skills and abilities and clarify your interests and values.  Results may help you to target career pathways that complement you. Click here for more information about career tests.

Click here for more information on Majors and Careers.