Career Services

The mission of Career Services is to provide Columbia Southern University students and alumni with resources to assist in the achievement of their career-related goals.

Career Services offers all active students and alumni customized career resources at no additional cost in the following areas:

  • One-on-one career counseling
  • Career by major exploration
  • Labor market research
  • Job search strategies
  • Professional correspondence review
  • Interview preparation
  • Networking advice
  • Military and veteran resources

CareerQuest

Current students and graduates have access to CareerQuest, the online job bank and web-based recruiting system exclusive to CSU.  With CareerQuest, you can:

  • Set up an appointment to speak directly with a career development counselor
  • Browse global job openings
  • Create custom Job Search Agents to notify you when a new job is posted that meets your interests
  • Build your resume and post for employers to view
  • Store resumes, cover letters, and other professional correspondence for easy retrieval
  • Take advantage of our resource library

Social Media

Join the Career Services LinkedIn Group or the Career Services Facebook Group and network with fellow students, alumni, and the career services team. Fostering relationships with common background is a great way to get your foot in the door to a potential job opportunity.

For general assistance, please browse through our Career Services Manual, designed specifically for your career development needs. It contains a range of resources, including guidance and recommendations for creating effective resumes and cover letters, how to succeed in an interview, best practices for networking, and even dining and business etiquette. We also included many of our favorite career resource links.

If you have any questions regarding career development, Career Services can be reached by phone at 877-297-6192 or through email at careerservices@columbiasouthern.edu. We look forward to working with you!

Career Services is neither a placement office nor a resume writing service. Career Services provides general information and support to students and alumni to assist in the achievement of career-related goals.

Employers

Are you seeking qualified individuals to join your team? Career Services would like to partner with you by sharing your career opportunities with CSU students and alumni. Career Services offers an excellent web-based employment management system powered by the NACElink Network, CareerQuest. This is an outstanding source to use to recruit highly-qualified college students and graduates for internships, part-time, and full-time career opportunities. Get started today! For more information, please email us at careerservices@columbiasouthern.edu or call 877-297-6192.