Career Services

Contact information

Mr. Lonnie Woods III

Career Services Specialist and Internship Coordinator

Location

Downtown Campus, Student Affairs Suite

Phone

202-688-4137

Email

careerservices@corcoran.org

Hours

Monday–Friday, 9am–5pm

Appointments available upon request

What the Office of Career Services Does

The mission of the Office of Career Services is to equip students and alumni with the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to navigate the job market successfully. Career Services offers a variety of services and resources to help students and alumni further their goals in their chosen career paths.

Below are the services and resources Career Services offers.

Individual Career Counseling

A career counseling appointment is a great way for students to start a conversation about what is important to them and explore their options and strategies. Students may schedule individual appointments with the Career Services Specialist by sending an e-mail to careerservices@corcoran.org.

Internships

An internship offers experiential learning outside of the classroom in a professional setting. Career Services can help students secure an internship site and assist in the registration process. (See more on internships below.)

Workshops and Programs

Career Services offers various workshops and special programs on many professional development topics including Resume / CV and cover letter writing, interviewing, networking and more. Additional services include an up-to-date online job database; grant, competition and residency information; graduate school advising; an extensive library featuring books on hundreds of professional development topics and more.

The Office of Career Services is located at the Downtown Campus within the Office of Student Affairs. Individual appointments can be arranged by contacting Career Services at careerservices@corcoran.org.

Grant, Competition, and Residency Information

The Office of Career Services can introduce students to the grant-seeking process, identify resources tailored to individual goals, and assist with the application.

Graduate School Advising

The Office of Career Services can introduce students to the graduate school search process and review their application materials and portfolio.

Resource Library

Career Services' 200-book library offers information on all aspects of career development for artists, designers, and creative professionals in a range of fields.

Student Resources (click link to download)

Internship Guidelines

Undergraduate Internship Contract

Career Document Library

Free Resume and Cover letter builder . Sign-in or sign up with Corcoran e-mail address.

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