Employers

We are excited that you have chosen to recruit students from Clark Atlanta University! Review the information and resources on this page to learn how you can connect with CAU students.


Panther Partners!!

SAVE THE DATE for the 2024 CAU Spring Career & Internship Fair on Feb 16th 2024

We look forward to hosting you! 

If you are interested in sponsoring the fair, subsequent events or becoming a 2024-2025 Corporate Partner, please reach out to tarnold@cau.edu by Dec. 15th 2023.


Sponsorship Opportunities

Download the flyer to learn more.

Interested? Send an email to Mrs. Tiara Arnold at TArnold@cau.edu with “COMPANY NAME + CPD SPONSORSHIP” in the subject line for detailed package information and next steps.

The Clark Atlanta University (CAU) Office of Career and Professional Development cordially invites you to join us as a corporate sponsor for the upcoming academic year. Your partnership will help us prepare the best students possible for your recruiting needs!

The CAU Corporate Sponsor Program is an opportunity to enhance your company’s presence, and engage our in our career management center programs (i.e. networking events, resume reviews, interview preparation sessions, and more).

The Corporate Sponsor Program is specifically designed to strengthen your company’s brand awareness across campus and specifically within the School of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, School of Education, and School of Social Work. Your participation will include a number of benefits, such as priority on-campus interviews, recognition at CAU events, company visibility, social media posts highlighting your recruiting efforts, and much more! Please see the enclosed details for all the benefits received at each sponsorship level.

The CAU Office of Career and Professional Development is committed to providing students and alumni with career development tools that will prepare them for lifetime of professional success. We look forward to our partnership with you! If you are interested in participating, or have any questions about the program, please feel free to reach out to me at the contact information below and I will be happy to assist you!

For more information please contact Mrs. Tiara Arnold – Director, Career and Professional Development at TArnold@cau.edu.

Want to know the best ways to reach students? Review this document and follow the steps to schedule an event.

This document will spell out the ins and outs of how to engage with our students along with best practices for recruiting.

  • Step 1: Please review the Rules of Engagement and Menu of Events Document. 
  • Step 2: Contact Chanithia Holt at 404-880-6749 or cholt@cau.edu to schedule your recruitment activities for Clark Atlanta students ONLY.

All companies, outside of our corporate partners, will have the opportunity to schedule one tabling event and one in-person engagement session per semester pending available space, date, and relevance to student population. Priority scheduling will be given to current corporate sponsors/partners. We will not cancel anyone that already has secured space. It is recommended that any additional sessions employers desire to have beyond what has been stated be offered either virtually or off-campus.

Please post your event on Handshake and provide us with a promotional event flyer at least 2 weeks prior to the event, time permitting. The flyer should include the event date, time, registration link, and a brief description and be sent to cholt@cau.edu. Please ensure that all marketing materials are on brand for both your organization and our student population.

If you are interested in scheduling recruiting activities for all three AUCC schools (Clark Atlanta, Spelman, and Morehouse) combined, please contact Carolyn Rhodes at 404-523-5148 or crhodes@aucenter.edu.

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Student Career Outcomes

Clark Atlanta University's student outcomes highlight our focus on preparing students for success in the workforce.

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Clark Atlanta University is dedicated to providing students with the knowledge, skills, and experiences they need to succeed in their chosen fields. We measure student outcomes to ensure that our programs are effective and that our students are well-prepared for their future careers. Our graduation outcomes demonstrate our commitment to helping students achieve their academic and career goals.

Our career outcomes highlight our focus on preparing students for success in the workforce. We develop programs that provide students with the skills and experiences they need to thrive in their chosen professions, while offering personalized support to help students find internships, jobs, and other opportunities that will help them launch their careers.

At Clark Atlanta University, we are proud of the success our graduates have achieved. Our alumni have gone on to pursue successful careers in a wide range of fields, including business, education, law, and medicine. Our graduates are leaders in their communities, and they are making a positive impact on the world around them.

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Contact & Location

Phone
404-880-6701
Address

Clark Atlanta University
Wright Young Hall - Suite 118
223 James P. Brawley Dr., S.W.
Atlanta, GA 30314

Career Service Hours

Monday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm