We are committed to you, the student, and your overall career development through counseling and assessment by providing the necessary resources for career exploration, planning and management throughout your time here at Andrews University. We are dedicated to your development and to the implementation of programs that will help guide you as you make future career decisions—ultimately aiding you in attaining all your educational and professional goals.
The mission of the Andrews University Career Center is to provide a centralized avenue for students and alumni to engage in career exploration, to access beneficial career resources, and to actively participate in experiential learning opportunities that promote career development toward the achievement of academic, personal and spiritual growth, and career success.
The Career Center located in the James White Library, in conjunction with various institutional departments, offers career services including, but not limited to:
The Career Center partners with counselors in the Counseling & Testing Center to assist students with career questions and concerns. Using assessments and other resources, counselors will help you explore your career options, choose the best academic path, and develop a plan to achieve your career goals.
Coaching is a future-focused, goal- and action-oriented process that will help guide you through the discovery and exploration process. Whether you need help in choosing a major or are getting ready to graduate we are here to help at any stage of your process.
Career Coaching: "I have no idea what to do next to achieve my career goals."
Career Counseling: "Some of my hangups and insecurities are making it tough for me to figure out my career goals."
A variety of assessments exploring your interests, abilities and personality are available to you. These can be used to guide you in choosing a major and a career path. They include:
Career assessment are scheduled and administered through the Counseling & Testing Center located in Bell Hall, Room 122. Visit the office or call 269-471-3470 to schedule an assessment.
For students and employers, if you are unsure of what fields of study we offer at Andrews University, take a look at Andrews University Degree Listing and Schools of Study. This directory provides a list of on-campus departments and members of the departments.
Job, internship and other experiential learning opportunities are made available to students through partnerships with external organizations. Available opportunities are listed on the Andrews Network and Andrews Agenda. Students and employers may register to join the Andrews Network.
Yearly Career Development Magazines are available to you at no expense. Located at the Career Center, Suite 306, James White Library. Publications include: Job Choices (Business, Fine Arts, Technology, and Diversity Edition), and The Black Collegian.