Center for Career Excellence

Center for Career Excellence 

The Center for Career Excellence is the premier career services center that coordinates recruitment activities and career development at the School of Business.

Services Provided: 

  • Career Coaching 

  • Career Fairs

  • Mock Interviews

  • Professional Development Workshops

  • Resume and Cover Letter Critiques

Click the link below to download our HUSB Recruitment Guide Fall 2021 to learn about all the great ways to connect with our students.

For Campus recruiting, we utilize Handshake, which is a free web-based system.  Using Handshake students find possible career opportunities and employers find potential candidates. 

Career Services Transitions to Handshake Hiring Platform

Employers 

In order to use Handshake, you must create your user account and request to recruit at Howard University. 

If you have not joined us for the Engage Presentation, you can do so by clicking here: https://business.howard.edu/about/engaging-husb

During the presentation, you will learn more about opportunities to engage with Howard University's School of Business in a group setting. 

Students

The first step in preparing for an amazing recruitment journey at Howard is to join Handshake.  Handshake will enable you to search and apply for your next opportunity.  Additionally, you will find company events and activities posted in Handshake.  Click this link to join:  howard.joinhandshake.com

Once you set up your account, be sure to add your resume so that included in the resume book that is provided to career fair partners.

Career Fairs 

Our annual "Super Day" Career Fair will be hosted virtually on Thursday, September 30, 2021, 11 am-4 pm.  The deadline to apply for participation was August 2, 2021.  The status of the applications will be emailed to companies by August 16, 2021.  If you are a selected company, you will receive an email that contains a link to register for the fair.  The Spring Career Fair date is to be determined. 

HUSB Career Partner Packages

We have developed some exciting packages that will heighten brand visibility and increase engagement with students.  The prices below are valid for the full academic year, 2021-2022.  Please view our HUSB Fall Recruitment Guide to learn more about the packages.  Prices are subject to change and are non-refundable. *Our career partner packages are at the capacity for 2021-2022*   

Bison Partner - $2,000.00

Includes: 

  • Resume book 

  • Student engagement opportunities 

  • Events can be considered for CCE credits 

  • Jobs added to career bulletin 

  • Career fair registration waived 

  • (1) Job posted on CCE social media 

Chair’s Partner - $3,500.00

Includes: 

  • Resume book 

  • Student engagement opportunities 

  • Events can be considered for CCE credits 

  • Jobs included in career bulletin 

  • Career fair registration fee waived

  • (2) Jobs posted on social media 

  • (1) Spotlight in the bulletin 

  • (1) Spotlight on social media 

  • Branding in CCE 

  • Branding on website

Dean’s Partner - $5,000.00

Includes: 

  • Resume book 

  • Student engagement opportunities 

  • Events can be considered for CCE credits 

  • Jobs included in career bulletin 

  • Career fair registration fee waived 

  • (4) Job posted social media 

  • (2) Spotlights in the bulletin 

  • (2) Spotlight on social media 

  • Branding in CCE 

  • Branding on website 

  • Career development opportunities 

  • Priority job placement in the bulletin 

  • Dedicated interview day

  • Company promotional items and company literature can be provided for display in the CCE Suite​​​​​

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For more information, please email HUSB-Career@howard.edu.

Location

  • Howard University School of Business (HUSB)
  • 2600 6th Street NW, Suite 318
  • Washington, DC 20059
  • Our offices are located on the 3rd floor