Student Resources

Professional Development Seminars
Expand your knowledge base by attending the Belk College’s regular professional development seminars. Topics range from building your network and successfully marketing yourself to interviewing, negotiations and business etiquette. In addition to the College’s professional development seminars, the Department of Economics hosts a monthly speaker series featuring well-known academics.

Build your personal and professional connections through a variety of networking programs, including guest speakers, panel discussions and social events for students and alumni. Student organizations also provide professional network-building and leadership opportunities.

Career Coaching
Define your professional development plan in a one-on-one career counseling sessions. You and your career coach will explore personal and career development topics such as personal branding, managing your internship or job search, networking strategies and professional performance techniques.

Faculty Mentorship
If you’re interested in a career in academia, working closely with faculty will help you build connections in the academic community and establish your research portfolio.