The Career and Professional Development Center believes that our students are not an interruption of our work they are the purpose of it. The Career and Professional Development Center is dedicated to improving student’s success through career, academic, personal, and vocational development.


Dear Students,

Congratulations, you are about to reach a very significant milestone in your life, a college education. You should be proud for choosing Kentucky State University. Now you are in control of your future.

How do you get started? How do you prepare your knowledge and skills into a marketable package? How do you get information on opportunities that are available?

A key to your successful transition from student to professional is in using your Career and Professional Development services. Our center offers a broad range of services, workshops, and resources that address: 1) Career information; 2) Part-time, internship, and full-time employment; and 3) Graduate professional school, are a few.

The Career and Professional Development Center offers computerized career guidance.  Resources are available on career development, resume writing workshops, job search activities, mock interviews, graduate/professional school process and employment opportunities.

We welcome students of all majors and look forward to working with you. Stop by our office located in the Academic Services Building (A.S.B.), Suite 360

Our Mission

The Career and Professional Development Center provides consultation for academic, personal, social and vocational development, to assist students in analyzing interests, aptitudes, personal traits, values, attitudes and desired lifestyles for suitable employment and educational opportunities. The office provides support for faculty, staff, and administration on the employment trends, standards, and requirements, affecting the particular office or department.


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Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Location: Academic Services Building (A.S.B.) Suite 360

Phone: (502) 597-6700