The Design Construction and Planning Community
Welcome to the College of Design, Construction and Planning Career Community page. This page was created with you in mind to serve as a resource. It does not matter if you are just starting to learn more about yourself and your career options, if you are preparing for your next steps after The Swamp, or if you are somewhere in between. On this page you will find customized resources specifically for UF DCP students. These resources include:
These resources include:
- Ways to connect with the Career Connections Center
- Specialized events selected to meet your needs
- Handouts specifically for your professional development
- And much more!
- Centers and Institutes – Learn about the centers, institutes and initiatives within the college.
- Universities Scholars Program – Undergraduate students who wish to conduct research with a faculty member in the College of Design, Construction and Planning are eligible to compete for this award.
- Research Symposium – The annual research symposium is an opportunity for students to hear about DCP faculty research.
Learn about yourself and Career Options
There’s a world full of careers waiting for you. Learn more about your College of Design, Construction and Planning major or other majors and careers that interest you by using the tools below. They’ll help you make sense of your interests and experiences
Need help with understanding how your interests will play a part in your future career? Start with CHOMP!
What Can I Do With This Major?
Whether you are exploring multiple majors or searching for information about your chosen field, this site will help you connect majors to careers.
The OOH can help you find career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for
Has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more.
No matter where you are in the job or internship search process, these customized handouts were created to help you highlight the unique skills and knowledge you have as a student!
Find out how you can effectively communicate your skills, abilities, and achievements.
Use these keywords to help communicate your experiences on your resume.
Learn how to introduce your resume and provide context to your experiences!
Enhance your interviewing skills with tips to help you prepare for your next steps.
Learn how to build your network and your brand while connecting with employers.
Access to internships, job opportunities, online resource library, events, and more.
The tools below will help you take active steps to transition from where you are to where you want to be.
A professional association is an organization for people who work in the same industry. These organizations provide members with networking and professional development opportunities, continuing education, and job boards. Members can join a committee to advance the interests of their field or engage in advocacy.