Career Development Center


Through individual appointments, virtual resources and workshops, the GMercyU Career Development Center is here to support students and alumni with their career goals and needs. It's never too early to think about your career, so let’s get started!

Career Development Services

Mission Statement

Whether you’re just starting your freshman year or you’re an alum who’s looking to make a career move, we are here to provide guidance and resources to support you through the career development process.


As a result of utilizing Career Development, you will be able to:

  • Identify potential majors/career paths through exploring interests, skills, personality and values and conducting research on careers/jobs
  • Enhance resume and cover letter writing knowledge
  • Develop a better understanding of job search skills and planning and interview techniques

Through our HIRE Education Program, you can follow a 4-step process to help you identify your career goals and hone your job search skills.

The value of working with Career Development

Take a look at all the ways GMercyU’s Career Development Center is helping students:

Keiss Library and Learning Commons Video Tour
How Career Development Is Impacting Students' Career Goals
Assessment and Student Learning Report (PDF)

Student Testimonials and 2015-2016 Highlights

Did you know GMercyU's Career Development Center hosted more than 600 virtual or in-person individual appointments with students and alumni in 2015-2016? Learn more about Career Development Center's 2015-2016 highlights.

Contact Us

The Career Development Center is located in the Keiss Library & Learning Commons.

Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (Contact our office for additional hours)
Phone: 215-646-7300, ext. 21230
Email: cd@gmercyu.edu

Our Staff

Nick Schaefer
Director
215-646-7300, ext: 21420
schaefer.n@gmercyu.edu

Kara Brown 
Associate Director
215-646-7300, ext: 21572
brown.kara@gmercyu.edu