Seeking Employment

Drake’s Professional Career and Development Services offers several services which help you get noticed and land an internship, research project, or part- / full-time position.

Helpful Resources

Career bluePrint is a comprehensive system providing both students and alumni access to employment opportunities, scheduling on-campus interviews and company profiles

Pivot offers access to worldwide opportunities for research, fellowships, scholarships and various employment options.

Use the “Search by Text” field for general inquiries, or you can create an account for advanced search options

My World Abroad features expert advice for students considering going abroad to study, volunteer, intern, teach, travel or work.

LearningExpress Library is a Web-based learning resource providing users with access to a comprehensive collection of test preparation and skill-building tools.

This database also includes career resource information, online practice tests (ie: GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and MCAT), along with interactive skill-building tutorials.    

Privacy Policy

Professional & Career Development Services utilizes an on-line career system, Career bluePrint. This system is a component of NACElink Network which is a comprehensive, career management system offered through National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). 

Student and alumni data will reside on NACElink Network servers and policies governing this data are covered in the NACElink Privacy Policy.

NACElink Network is utilized by college career centers nationwide.  All information is used to assist users with career services.  This data is also utilized for administrative reports with all information reported in aggregate form.  Personal information is not used for any reports.

Students and alumni should use caution when applying for positions and are encouraged to research the employer to protect against fraudulent postings.  Students and alumni are strongly advised not to disclose Social Security numbers, credit card information or other financial records.  Jobs on NACElink Network are not necessarily screened.  

If you have questions about the privacy policy or Career bluePrint, please contact Professional & Career Development Services staff. 


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Wayne Ford, a pioneering Iowa elected official and nonprofit leader who has dedicated his life to improving the lives of Iowa’s diverse population, will donate his historical papers and materials to Drake University.