CPRC networking events connect students with successful alumni and other professionals.

St. Bonaventure University

Career & Professional Readiness Center


The Career and Professional Readiness Center (CPRC) offers innovative programming and comprehensive services that help students explore and clarify career goals, prepare and compete for the opportunities they seek, and establish a solid foundation upon which to build their careers.


Let's begin with a Handshake and a visit

The CPRC's investment in SBU students begins freshman year and continues right through to graduation — and beyond. Our experienced career counselors are here to help you.

We partner with Handshake, the No. 1 career network and recruiting platform for college students, career centers, employers and young alumni.

To schedule an appointment with a CPRC counselor, log in to Handshake and click on the Career Center tab.



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Helping Bonnies first


As a Bonaventure graduate, you belong to a vast alumni family that understands how special you are, and how valued an employee you will be.

Serving students, alumni, employers & families


We're a multi-faceted career services organization that engages with all SBU stakeholders in the job-search industry.


Services for students

Logo for the Edge programWe specialize in offering career assessment tools and resources, including some of the most comprehensive and progressive professional development programs you'll find anywhere.

We're a student's fastest track to career readiness. We'll help you find meaningful internships, connect you with alumni professionals and other networking groups, help you craft the perfect resume and cover letter, polish your interviewing skills, even help you find service opportunities.

The CPRC is your partner throughout your academic career as you prepare for future employment. Our Competitive Edge Certificate (The EDGE) helps students develop professional skills sought by employers and graduate schools.

Discover all that the CPRC can do for you at CPRC Services for Students.

We also offer a range of services for others:


About the CPRC's professional staff


The Career and Professional Readiness Center is staffed by experienced career counselors and intern- and job-placement professionals.