The NIU’s Career Placement Center encourages you to develop specific employment skills, helps you understand how best to prepare yourself for job interviews and other recruitment processes, and learn about opportunities with particular organizations. University is a transforming experience; one that prepares you to face a variety of journeys and opportunities both personal and professional. At the Career Development Center, we’re ready, and eager, to help you move from Now to Next.
Our mission is to empower you toward a meaningful career and life-long professional success. We partner with the campus, alumni and employers to help you on your way. With individualized career counselling and coaching, career exploration resources, resume development assistance, job and internship posting, graduate school information, and salary data, we’re equipped to answer your career questions and support your career plan. The Programme also facilitates opportunities for motivated students to network with top employers throughout their degree. Many of the companies also sponsor prizes for the highest performing students in different years of study or in particular subjects.