Averett University is committed to your success every step of the way, even after you graduate. Our Career Services is here to assist you in achieving your career goals and enhancing your professional development skills. We won’t leave you wondering what steps to take next, but instead we provide resources for a comprehensive career plan.

Averett’s on ground campus in Danville, Virginia is home to the Center for Community Engagement & Career Competitiveness (CCECC), which includes Career Services.   The CCECC provides support, resources, counseling, and networking opportunities for current students and alumni through dynamic programming.

Graduation is just around the corner, and whether or not you want to grow within your current company or search for potential job opportunities elsewhere, the CCECC is here to help you. Here’s how you can take advantage of these career development resources:

  • enhance your resume
  • expand your professional network
  • brush up on your interview skills
  • career planning


As a current student or alumnus, you have access to Handshake, the gold standard for career services platforms. Handshake connects you with thousands of companies, as well as thousands of students/alumni from other colleges. You have the opportunity to attend virtual networking events with top employers in the country.

Don’t miss out on the incredible resources Averett University and the CCECC have to offer. To chat more about these opportunities, contact Angie McAdams, Director of Career Competitiveness, or Ryan Taube, Coordinator of Career Competitiveness, by scheduling an appointment via handshake at Averett.joinhandshake.com.

Click here for a more detailed overview of the professional development guide for online students: gps_pdg.

Click here to view all of our career development resources.


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