Office of Career & Professional Development Information

The Office of Career & Professional Development offers comprehensive career development and preparation for all undergraduate, graduate, weekend/evening and online students to meet the diverse needs of Maryville’s student population. Our career development process: EXPLORE -> ENGAGE -> ELEVATE prepares students with an individual post-graduation plan and prepares them for lifelong career management.

We invite you to visit our offices for help with your career exploration, graduate and professional school advising and preparation, internship, fellowship and full-time job searches, and specialized advising needs. We offer a variety of programs and resources:

  • Self-assessment tools
  • Career development counseling
  • Resume / cover letter writing
  • Mock interviews
  • Job Listings through myCareer
  • Graduate school application preparation
  • Industry-specific panels and workshops
  • Campus-wide career fairs

For an appointment or more information on any of these events and services, please call the Office of Career & Professional Development at 314.529.9375.


Join the Office of Career & Professional Development at the following events being held during the spring 2014 semester. This list will continue to be updated as the semester progresses so check back!

February 6, 2015
Come Get “T” With Naretha: Real talk about impression management for women of color in the workplace.

February 13, 2015
Communications & P.R. Road Show Program

February 17, 2015
CAREER FAIR SLAM: Rather than you approaching companies, at this “flipped” Career Fair, recruiters have just 60 seconds to pitch their company and opportunities to you.  After the companies pitch, recruiters and students will have a chance to mingle in a comfortable and informal manner with each company. A mix of industries and opportunities – jobs and internships – will be represented.

March 9, 2015
Teacher Career Fair

March 30, 2015
Women & Leadership in the Workplace Panel & Discussion

March 31, 2015
Exploring Specialized Pathways in Education

April 7, 2015
Financial Services Speed Networking Event