Information for Parents

Dear Parents, Family Members and Friends,

Concordia University, St. Paul Office of Career Development is ready to work with your son or daughter from the first day they begin their education at CSP through  graduation.  After that, we continue to provide free services as alumni for a lifetime.

The Office of Career Development at Concordia offers a wide range of resources to help your son or daughter understand their unique design, explore academic major and career options, gain practical experience, strengthen their professional skills and prepare to launch into life beyond college.

Career Development has a trained and experienced staff ready to work with your son or daughter through individual career advising, assessments, seminars, classes and workshops, career fairs and networking gatherings, internships, and more.  In addition, the Career Development website has several online tools and resources for learning and professional development.

A Concordia education provides highly valued workplace skills that are transferable to a number of occupations: research and investigative skills, language skills, communication skills, critical and analytical thinking skills, artistic comprehension skills, and planning skills. The close interaction between professors, classmates, and administrators provides a unique, rigorous, and holistic balance to developing your son or daughter as a professional.

We look forward to working with your son or daughter and helping them with decisions about their major, internship, career direction, graduate school, or other post-graduation plans. If we can answer any question or be of any service, please let us know.

Office of Career Development