Students and Alumni

SC&I Career Assistance and Support is here to help you create your own individualized career action plan and provide helpful advice to guide you to achieve your professional goals. Take advantage of the multitude of resources that SC&I and the University have to offer.

  • Career counseling                                        
  • Job and internship search
  • LinkedIn profile development
  • Resume writing and review
  • Salary negotiation tips
  • SC&I Links mentor program
  • Cover letter writing
  • Employer and alumni engagement
  • Group advising
  • Interview skill development


Career Counseling

As a SC&I student, you are welcome to request individual career counseling appointments where you can

  • Explore current career trends
  • Learn about the most up-to-date job search techniques and trends
  • Receive assistance in building your personal action plan (PAP), building on your personal interests, experience, and skills sets

We also offer group career advising for special interest groups, such as international students, with sessions tailored to your groups’ needs and career focus. Have an idea for a group? Let us know and we’ll work with you.

To schedule an appointment, email Career Assistance and Support.

Resume Tuesdays

Have a quick question or need one last glance at your resume? Stop by during our Resume Tuesday drop-in hours during the Fall and Spring semesters from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

"The feedback I received from the SC&I career services professionals really helped me understand the resume-writing process, and I am so grateful for it."

Dania Rohani, MCM '21

Search Internship and Job Postings

Check out SC&I-related job listings related to communication, information, health information, informatics, journalism, media, libraries, etc.  View and Search Jobs

Find internship listings through Rutgers Handshake, an online career management system developed especially for Rutgers students, alumni, and employers. Use your Handshake account to connect with employers for jobs and internships and get help with every step of your career development path. Access Rutgers Handshake

Interested in working at Rutgers? Rutgers Employment Opportunities

Enhance Your Skills

To develop or strengthen your interview skills, rehearse interview questions online. InterviewStream

Position yourself to land your preferred job. Learn about working in organizations and professions. Vault Career Exploration Guides

Explore Career Options

Explore careers and majors, develop your skills, pursue your goals, and discover yourself. Rutgers Career Exploration and Success

Broaden your horizons with a new career development model that goes beyond majors. Find more career options, events, job and internship postings, post-graduate career outcomes, and news. Discover Career Communities

Learn what professionals do in a wide variety of careers through our alumni interviews. Scarlet Talks–Career Videos

Interested in pursuing a global career path? Research helpful career information. GoinGlobal

Access RU Alumni

Rutgers alumni span the world. Search our online database of alumni willing to provide career advice. Student-Alumni Career Connect System

Additional Resources

Take the First Step

To schedule an appointment, email Career Assistance and Support.