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Career Services

Welcome to The Office of Career Services

I’m excited to support your development on this journey to a fulfilling career.We provide training and development in soft skills, job search skills along with career preparation.Through collaboration with faculty, staff, alumni, the community, business, industry AND students, we are able to provide a well-rounded approach to supporting your growth.

Please don’t delay.It’s never too early to begin planning and preparing for your career. Join and update your profile on Handshake and then, peruse the resources in the Handshake platform. Finally, be sure to connect with us in the office. We are excited to support your success!

Felecia R. Pittman, MEd, SHRM-SCP

Director of Career Services




Handshake is a one-stop shop for your professional development needs! Find and apply for internships & jobs, RSVP for events such as career fairs and conferences, schedule a career counseling appointment, explore resources, participate in on-campus interviewing, and so much more.

The Office of Career Services is here to empower students on their journey. Need help picking a major, defining your goals or translating classroom experience into professional skills? Schedule a time to meet with us!


Do you need to schedule a presentation from The Office of Career Services? We are more than happy to talk with you about your needs and present to your students, staff or team. Complete the form and we will arrange a time to support your professional learning needs.


Are you interested in hiring BRAVE talent? How can we help? Learn about posting jobs and internships for Alcorn State University students and alumni, On Campus Recruiting opportunities, Expos, recruiting policies, sponsorship, directions, and more!


We know that some of our students will continue their education beyond undergraduate work at Alcorn State University. The Office of Career Services partners with the academic faculty along with the Pre-professional program to offer opportunities for students. If you are interested in visiting our students, please contact us for more information.


Beginning January 28th, join us every Tuesday from 7:30-10:00 AM for Coffee Brews and Reviews! Bring the information you need to complete your resume (job start/stop dates and any other information). We will have a delicious coffee bar available for you to enjoy while you work.
Appointments preferred but not required
(to prepare prior to January 28th, sign up for the1st Annual MLK Symposium)