Career and Personal Development

We’re committed to your success. From the moment you become an Alma Scot we are here for you with opportunities for major and vocational exploration, career and personal development. Whether you know exactly what path you want to take or you are still exploring, we offer the opportunities and support you need to hit the ground running after graduation. 

Career & Personal Development Resources

How can we help you succeed?

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We’re here for you every step of the way. Our professional staff and career peer advisors will answer your questions, identify opportunities and work with you to achieve your career goals.

Request a career workshop for your class, organization or group by emailing


All Alma students are able to create a free Handshake account using their Alma email address and password. Students can use Handshake search for both off and on-campus jobs and internships, schedule appointments with Career and Personal development staff, and register for events!

Proof Plaid Works

Ninety-five percent of our graduates report working in full-time positions or attending graduate school within six months of graduation. See where their Alma experience took them and take full advantage of career and personal development support to help you succeed, too!

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