Student Services

The College of Business & Technology Career Development Center is fully-committed to partnering with each of our students as you develop professionally and provide you with career-related opportunities before you graduate. 

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How Can We Help You?

The COBT Career Development Center now offers the following services to students:  

  • Guidance in major and career decision making 
  • Information about the job search process
  • Helping with resume and cover letter writing
  • Preparing you for interviews with mock-interviews
  • Assisting with the UNA job system (Symplicity) navigation
  • Hosting career fairs and professional development workshops
  • Assisting with internship and externship opportunities

Contact the Career Development Manager, Ms. Erin Froman, to get started on your career development journey today! 

Meet the Career Development Manager
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Ms. Erin Froman
256-765-4903

Internships and Externships

General requirements to take part in a COBT internship for academic credit:

  • Must be admitted to UNA as a regular, degree-seeking student.
  • Must have completed at least 24 semester hours toward a degree in progress at the University of North Alabama with a minimum UNA GPA of 2.5 (NOTE: Some majors may have broader or more stringent GPA requirements and/or more semester hours).
  • BBA students must be formally admitted to the College of Business and Technology in order to participate in an internship (this does not include BSCS and BSIT students).
  • Transfer students must have successfully completed one semester at UNA.
  • The employer you intern with must be willing to let you work at least 150 total hours.

Upcoming Career Fairs

Accounting Meet the Firms

Date: September 14, 2022

Location: GUC Banquet Halls

Contact Amanda Barksdale for more information at abarksdale@una.edu

 

Steele Center for Professional Selling Career Summit

Date: October 5, 2022

Location: GUC Banquet Halls

Contact Karly Harper for more information at kharper2@una.edu.  

 

Steele Center for Professional Selling Speed Sell Competition

Date: October 5, 2022

Location: GUC Loft

Contact Karly Harper for more information at kharper2@una.edu.