Alumni

The Career and Professional Development Center offers a range of services to help alumni of all life stages, majors, and industries navigate their careers. Alumni your career will go through different seasons, ups, downs, twists, and turns. We offer our alumni services to support career changes and job transitions – from networking opportunities to resume reviews to one-to-one career coaching with our Career Specialist. 

Our Rattler alumni may set up an account on the HireARattler powered by Handshake system.

If you need additional assistance, please contact the FAMU Alumni CPD Center Liasion, Marie Smallwood.

COVID-19 FAQs for CPD Center

Due to the rapidly evolving situation regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) the Career and Professional Development Center would like to share updates with you regarding the availability of CPDC services during this time. We understand the impact of COVID-19 may cause some …

By Marie Smallwood
Marie Smallwood Assistant Director
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VIRTUAL APPOINTMENTS ONLY for the Fall 2020 semester!

The CPD Center will offer VIRTUAL APPOINTMENTS ONLY for the Fall 2020 semester.
Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm

Appointment options include document reviews (i.e. resumes, cover letters, personal statements), mock interviews, LinkedIn profile reviews, and much more.
Career Specialists …
By Marie Smallwood
Marie Smallwood Assistant Director
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Transferable Skills: The Key to Landing Your Dream Job

For many people, making a career switch might feel like you’re starting over from scratch. But that’s not true: You have transferable skills. “Most job seekers think the skills they use for their current job only translate for that particular …

By Shelby Simon - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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How to Use Remote Learning to Cultivate Community

Maybe you’re one of the many students who recently swapped the hustle and bustle of a physical campus for a solo room and a laptop. Or perhaps you’ve started a program without setting foot on campus at all. In either …

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Rise 2020: Transforming Your Career In a Post-Pandemic World

In his opening keynote address at this week’s Rise 2020Springboard’s annual tech conference convening thought leaders in data, design, and software engineering—Springboard co-founder and CEO Gautam Tambay reiterated Springboard’s 10-year goal: to transform one million lives through education by …

By Kindra Cooper - Springboard
Springboard
Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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Employer Partners

Voya FinancialBloomin’ BrandsCGIAbercrombie & Fitch (New Albany, OH)StrykerDaVita, Inc.Macy’s, Inc.Fifth Third BankChevronGuidehouseCDW CorporationCapital OneLockheed MartinHyland SoftwareSonepar USABloombergSpin Systems, Inc.Johnson & Johnson Family of CompaniesHoneywellKPMG LLPEnterprise HoldingsVanguardTargetCintas CorporationAonThe Home DepotMedtronicPaylocityWells FargoDeutsche BankCredit SuisseE. & J. Gallo WineryGraingerBPJPMorgan Chase & Co.
Voya FinancialBloomin’ BrandsCGIAbercrombie & Fitch (New Albany, OH)StrykerDaVita, Inc.Macy’s, Inc.Fifth Third BankChevronGuidehouseCDW CorporationCapital OneLockheed MartinHyland SoftwareSonepar USABloombergSpin Systems, Inc.Johnson & Johnson Family of CompaniesHoneywellKPMG LLPEnterprise HoldingsVanguardTargetCintas CorporationAonThe Home DepotMedtronicPaylocityWells FargoDeutsche BankCredit SuisseE. & J. Gallo WineryGraingerBPJPMorgan Chase & Co.
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Contact & Location

Phone
(850) 599-3700
Address

Center for Access and Student Success (CASS), Suite 309
1735 Wahnish Way
Tallahassee, FL 32307

Service Hours

M 8am-5pm
T 8am-5pm
W 8am-5pm
TH 8am-5pm
F 8am-5pm