The Career and Professional Development Center is dedicated to connecting our talented students with meaningful employment, experiential educational opportunities, and developing partnerships with employers, administrators, faculty, and alumni on projects that enhance career opportunities. We facilitate networking opportunities for FAMU students and employers through career expos, recruitment events, information sessions, and many other special events and programs.

We greatly value our employer partners and we are committed to helping you maximize your recruiting efforts at FAMU.


Let us help you build your campus brand at FAMU

Building your brand on campus provides students with the knowledge and insight to consider your organization within a competitive recruiting environment.

Building a brand is a sophisticated process that will help you become a recognized campus partner. Employers with the strongest brand at FAMU use a variety of strategies to attract and connect with candidates. These may include, but are not limited to the following:

Build your Brand

The FAMU University Career and Professional Development Center is happy to collaborate with you to create an event or schedule a visit at a time that works for you.


Our recruitment activities are held throughout the year and managed on HireARattler powered by Handshake, our career management system.

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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COVID-19 Employer FAQs

Is your office open?

At this time our office is conducting most of our operations virtually using Zoom. We would be happy to assist you with any needs you may have. You may email us at careercenter@famu.edu and someone will …

By Marie Smallwood
Marie Smallwood Assistant Director
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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 …

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Contact & Location

(850) 599-3700

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

Service Hours

Monday 8am-5pm
Tuesday 8am-5pm
Wednesday 8am-5pm
Thursday 8am-5pm
Friday 8am-5pm