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. It is also offers computers for academic work and tables for independent or group study.

Visit Us

Student Career Center
Room H310 – Hunting Street Building

To schedule an individual appointment, contact:

Cicely Poggi-Gedacht, Associate Director of Career Placement
475-210-6465
Room H310 – Center for Career and Professional Development (Hunting Street Building)

Job Opportunities

Local Healthcare Jobs

Many local employers seek to hire St. Vincent’s College at Sacred Heart University graduates. Search the SHU portal for various employment opportunities in the healthcare field.

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.)