Faculty & Staff

Check out resources for faculty and staff including class assignment ideas and requesting a classroom/group presentation.

Through the Career Development office, you have access to dedicated career success professionals as well as a variety of resources and tools to help your students identify their strengths, choose a major, or search for a career.

Students have the ability to easily schedule many different appointment types ranging from an initial career consultation, resume edit, job search and support with building their LinkedIn profile. Direct students to Handshake to schedule an appointment with the Career Development Office.

Welcome to Skills First, your one-stop shop for creating résumés and cover letters as well as having them reviewed by the career development team.

Skills First is a free résumé building system that allow students to create résumés and cover letters using pre-made samples. Please send an email to lauren.boyles@acu.edu if you would like help setting up an assignment for a class in Skills First.

Empower your students with career and major exploration through PathwayU. PathwayU is an online predictive guidance platform connecting you to your greatest sense of purpose as you make choices throughout your education, career, and employment journey.

Utilize Handshake to help students research and explore new and different opportunities for jobs and internships.

Preparing Students for Success Throughout Their College Careers

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How to Get in Front of College Students and Build Meaningful Connections

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Building meaningful connections is innate to human interaction. Even the most introverted people require some level of healthy social interaction. We build networks, make friends, and develop a support system throughout our lives. Unfortunately, …

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Nearly Half of College Students Don’t Feel Career-Ready, Forage Study Finds 

Career preparation is a core component of the college experience — but nearly half of college students don’t feel confident that they have the skills and resources to land their first job, according to a Forage study.

Moreover, many students are …

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How College Students can work with Professors to Achieve Academic Success

A Washington college professor is shaking up the world of education and helping students get better grades like never before. Using a progressive teaching style that breaks down barriers, Ellen Bremen, a tenured professor of Communication Studies at Highline Community …

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The Role of Authentic Leadership in Building Trust and Inspiring High-Performing Teams

Perhaps you admire a famous leader’s direct communication style or academic speaking style. So, you adopt their habits.

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Contact & Location

Address

Abilene Christian University
McGlothlin Campus Center
Wildcat Central
Abilene, TX 79601

Career Service Hours

Monday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm