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Career Center: Guiding Gamecocks to Success

The mission of the Career Center is to “educate and empower students in their development of lifelong career management skills.” Career Center staff members are dedicated to teaching students how to use the tools and resources available so that they can more easily navigate big career decisions.


Stories for Parents

Brittany VanderBeek

A revolutionary rivalry

Graduate business student Brittany VanderBeek was put on a project of epic proportions during her internship at Michelin: Bring Carolina and Clemson students together to help reduce waste at a tire manufacturer. Next semester, the first joint class of students will begin working on solutions thanks to VanderBeek's hard work.

teresa wilson

Building a world-class city

Teresa Wilson was never one of those kids itching to leave town. She liked growing up in Irmo, S.C. She chose the Honors College for undergraduate studies and the USC School of Law afterward. Now, as she watches Columbia literally rising all around her, she knows her decision to stay home was right for her.

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