Career Center Networking Event

Career Center

We’re here to assist you! Take a minute to review our resources or contact us to explore how we can meet your career development or employment needs.

We look forward to hearing from you!

The Career Center Staff

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UNCP Online Tools



Schedule a virtual Career Center Appointment today and more..

Your online career management system

Career Shift


CareerShift users can tailor their job search and networking contact/company searches by job type, location, company, salary, source, and much more.



Your professional community

Focus 2


Focus-2 is a self-paced career guidance tool designed to help you select the right major, clarify your career goals, and provide you with valuable occupation information.


What Can I Do With This Major


Learn about typical career areas and types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.

Big Interview


FREE, online interview practice for UNCP students and registered alumni.


Video Mock Interview

Navigating The Job Search Registration

APRIL 03, 2020

Navigating a job search without a compass (strategy) can quickly become overwhelming. Where do you find jobs to apply to, how do you make yourself competitive against the hundreds of other applicants, do I need a LinkedIn account? The Career Center wants to assist you as you navigate through your job search. This webinar will provide you with a strategy and answers to your job search questions.

Adulting 101

Adulting 101: The Art of Interviewing Webinar Registration

APRIL 06, 2020

Interviewing is a skill that requires practice and strategy. Interviews also happen in many different formats such as phone, video, informal, in-person. Going to an interview without a strategy or preparation could very well cost you the dream job. On April 6, 2020, the Career Center will be hosting a Webinar from 4:00 - 5:00 pm which will go over key interview strategies that will land you the job/internship. On April 7th the Career Center will be holding Video Mock Interviews from 9:00 till 4:00 pm so that you can test out these strategies.

Career Connections

Career Connection Registration

APRIL 13-16, 2020

Individually connect with national and local recruiters in a virtual setting during this multi-day networking opportunity. Learn more about the application process, get your questions answered, and begin building last connections with recruiters who will become your advocate through your job search.

Teach Education Career Fair

APRIL 24, 2020

Office Hours

Monday - Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM

Schedule appointments by calling the office at (910) 521-6270 or using your Handshake account

Drop-In career counseling is available Monday - Friday from 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM