The College of Journalism and Communications Career Community

Welcome to the College of Journalism and Communications 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 CJC students.
These resources include:

– Ways to connect with your CJC career planner
– Specialized events selected to meet your needs
– Customized handouts specifically for your professional development
– And much more!

More Information

Meet Jaysen, Your College of Journalism and Communications Career Planning Contact!

Spring 2018 Career Planning Hours

Jaysen helping student

By appointment | 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

By appointment | 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

By appointment | 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Weimer Hall – PATH Office, Suite 106

Email Jaysen at for an appointment outside of these hours.

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Career Connections Center and College of Journalism and Communications Events

Check out the events below that have been selected to best fit the needs for you as a CJC student. Visit our events page for a complete list of programs and career fairs.

Resume Lab

October 15 @ 1:55 pm - 2:35 pm

Careers in Communication Fair

October 16 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Majors & Minors Fair

October 17 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Industry Institute: Public Service

October 17 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Resume Lab

October 22 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Customized Events for Your Class or Student Organization

If you’re looking for a presentation customized for your club or class, consider requesting an outreach presentation. We have 17 different topics to keep your audience engaged and that are tailored just for you.


Map Out Your Journey with a Career Roadmap

Each roadmap guides you with a description of the field, general skills, UF organizations to get involved with, sample local opportunities, job boards for internships and full-time jobs as well as sample employers who recruit CJC students.

Learn About Yourself and Career Options!

There’s a world full of careers waiting for you. Learn more about yourself and career paths based on your interests as a CJC student. These tools below will help you identify skills and experiences to support your career readiness.

Develop Professionally

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 CJC student!

Build Experience: Hot Journalism and Communications Jobs and Internships

Looking for a job or internship? We have current and relevant opportunities just for you. Click on one of the buttons below to begin your search!

Prepare for Your Next Steps

The tools below will help you take active steps to transition from where you are to where you want to be!

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