Career Development and Internships Office

Career Development Office


We’ve got a wide variety of resources, guides, templates, and website suggestions to help you begin your job, internship, or graduate school search. If you have any questions or would like additional information, please contact our office to set up an appointment.

North Park Resources

  • Handshake: Create a profile, upload and revise resumes, and track Career Advantage. Research employers who specifically seek North Park students and graduates. Search for volunteer, internship, part- and full-time job opportunities.
  • ACSR 1030 Tools in Career Development: North Park offers a career class with everything you need built into the curriculum.
  • Events: Our office holds many events throughout the year for students to network with area professionals and alumni.
  • Pearltrees: Looking to research your industry of choice? Our Pearltrees page lists hundreds of company job boards and opportunities in a variety of fields. It is updated several times a week.
  • CashCourse: Our university offers CashCourse, a free online money management educational resource, to all students and recent graduates 24/7.

Additional Resources

If you are interested in continuing your education with graduate and professional studies, we offer several resources to help you begin your search, including a list of graduate programs offered at North Park University. Please visit our office if you have additional questions about this process or want to pick up test registration packets.

  • is the most comprehensive online resource for graduate school information. You can find details about various degree programs, research specific schools, and access helpful resources for financing graduate school.
  • provides information and tips for writing graduate school application essays.
  • Entrance Exams—for many graduate programs, the application process begins with one of these standardized entrance exams: