Mission

The Career Center is dedicated to maximizing career development and career opportunities for both students and alumni. It provides career education programming, assessment and counseling that lead individuals to manage their careers. It serves as a liaison to business, government and nonprofit organizations by developing professional and internship employment opportunities that align with students’ objectives and that foster long term relationships among students, alumni, faculty and recruiting organizations.

GOAL 1: Develop and promote activities that help students discover their career-related purposes. Facilitate competence in students’ career skills and decisions.

GOAL 2: Serve the career-related needs of specific colleges through programs which are targeted and convenient for the audience.

GOAL 3: Foster comprehensive student career development within their communities by engaging them where they live and within their special programs. Cultivate an image on campus as the primary resource for career-related information.

GOAL 4: Engage in relationship building with employers and organizations currently recruiting at The University of Alabama, and seeking additional prospective employers in order to provide job and internship opportunities for our students and alumni.

GOAL 5: Connect students and alumni to employment and internship opportunities through on-campus and off-campus hiring.