The Career Center’s Guide for Students

The Career Center’s main goal is to help the students of Rutgers-Camden succeed in their academic, workplace, and entrepreneurship worlds. We offer a range of services for our student populations in order to best get them prepared for the world ahead.

New Student?

Welcome to Rutgers Camden and congratulations on your new start. The Career center is here to help guide you in any way possible. 

Before starting, check out our Four-Year plan to help guide your college life. 

Unsure of what you want your major to be? We can help with that. Click here to take our online self assessment guide to find the major that’s best for you. Its a Major decision in your college career, and we want to help anyway we can. 

Already know what you want, but want to find out more? Our Guide to Majors gives a full list of everything you can do with your major. From Accounting to English to STEM fields, we have you covered. 

We also offer services for Future careersInternshipsResume adviceand more! Come visit us or check out the rest of the website to learn more about what we do, and how we can help you. 

In the Middle?

For all returning students, we know how tough it can be transitioning out of regular classes and into the world of internships and work environments, which is why the Career Center is here every step of the way. If you haven’t already, activate your Handshake account – Rutgers-Camden’s very own job portal and career search. We post new jobs every week, and fine tune it to your major and your specific skill set. Find the work that’s perfect for you.

Now is also a great time to start thinking of your post college career:

Thinking about graduate school? We’ve got you covered. Our Guide to Graduate school gives you all the information you need to continue your education. What about medical school? Rutgers-Camden is dedicated to helping students who want to pursue any all career. Come see our pre-med section to help you help others in life. 

Internships are an important part of your college life. Our Internship Guide shows you exactly how to secure that perfect place. Rutgers-Camden offers internships for college credit, earn real world experience and finish a course at the same time. 

Graduate Students

The Career Center’s work doesn’t just stop after you graduate, we offer serivces for Graduate students and Alumni as well, as well as specific for graduate, masters, and doctorate students job search tools.

Off Campus Students, Identity Communities and Affinity Groups

The Career Center is dedicated to helping students who commute or who belong to any number of our unique groups on campus. We offer job searches specifically for people looking to engage with LGBTQ groupsVeteran associationsDisabilities, and International students.

No matter who you are, what major you are, or how you got here, the Career Center is here for you!