Office of Career Development

Current Students

Office of Career Development

The Office of Career Development at UNCSA helps prepare our students for a successful transition from school to professional careers. It provides students with assistance with their overall career planning and supplements the career advice provided by the arts school faculty. Students should consult with their individual arts school faculty members for career guidance in their specific fields and visit the Career Development office for information on the following resources:

Grants and Fellowships

Drop-in Basic (non-arts) Resume/Cover Letter Review Sessions

  • 3rd Thursday of each month, 10:30 am to 2 pm, in the Library Archives Research Room (3314), starting September 19, 2019

Grant Writing Workshops 

  • Attend the Introduction to Grant Writing workshops to develop your skills in grant writing and reporting. This is highly recommended for students intending to apply for a Career Development Grant. Contact us to register and for more information.
    • Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in Hanes Commons Building, Room 301
    • Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, 8-9:30 a.m. in Hanes Commons Building, Room 301
    • Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, 1:15-2 p.m. (location TBD - contact to register)

Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Assessment and Interpretation 

  • Learn your personality preferences and how they can enhance your individual development, academic and artistic studies, collaborations and career choices. Take the on-line assessment and meet with a MBTI-certified staff member for interpretation of results, by appointment.

Are you career ready?

Download the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Career Readiness Competencies (PDF).


Rebecca Nussbaum

Program Manager
Debby Pyatt


Kenan Student Life Center in the Hanes Student Commons Building