The Center for Career Development (CCD) offers programs, services and resources to help guide Owls in pursuing their career goals. By educating, connecting, and empowering students, the CCD assists all Owls in their career readiness inside and outside the hedges.
Learn about choosing a major, assistance with your internship or job search, planning for graduate school, resume and cover letter help, connecting with alumni and more.
Learn about hosting information sessions, attending expos, interviewing on campus, and more to connect you with Rice talent.
Learn about integrating career development elements into your syllabi as students continue to seek your guidance in career-related areas. Faculty and staff resources include CCD contacts, how to refer students, how to request a presentation, hiring guidelines, and more.
The CCD offers mentorship, externship and internship hosting, and other great opportunities to connect alumni with current Owls. Explore resources about hiring Owls, CCD services for alumni, and more.
Learn how to help your Owl succeed in the challenges of career planning by familiarizing yourself with CCD resources, mentorship opportunities, and more.
Let’s get to know you! Understanding yourself is a critical aspect of career and educational exploration. Take one of our career and personality assessments and learn something new about you and your interests!
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Exploring different career paths? Want to know more about a specific company? The CCD’s Owl Edge Externship Program is a great way to explore an industry and to learn about yourself. Apply today!