Center for Career and Professional Development

The Center for Career and Professional Development provides guidance to students as they plan for and seek career opportunities, as well employment as students.

Contact Us

Cicely Poggi-Gedacht
Associate Director of Career Placement
475-210-6465

Center for Career and Professional Development: 75 Hunting Street, Room H310

To schedule an appointment, please email poggi-gedachtc@sacredheart.edu in advance.

Career Workshops

Professional development presentations are offered during the fall and spring semesters. Students can also view these presentations online in mySVC in Blackboard Learn.

  • Job Search Skills
  • Cover Letters, Resumes and References
  • Interview Skills
  • How to Resolve Conflict in the Workplace

Career Resources

Resources are available for researching current trends in local and national employment sectors.

Licensing Exam Preparation

Study tools are available to assist you in preparing for your licensing exams, both in the Career Development Center and online. (Note: Some online resources are free; others may charge a fee to access.)

Job Opportunities

Many local employers seek to hire St. Vincent’s College at Sacred Heart University graduates. Search online job postings through Handshake, the SHU online job bank and job search management website exclusively for Sacred Heart University students and alumni.