The Center for Student Professional Development (CSPD) prepares you for the real world.  Whether that means a career, graduate school or a professional school, the Center for Student Professional Development (CSPD) helps you apply the expertise you gain in your major to a comprehensive, individualized plan that includes Experiential Learning and Career Services. In other words, the Center provides a path that helps you figure out what you want to do with your life.

Career Services include:

  • Career assessment and counseling
  • Resume reviews and interview preparation
  • Major and career information resources
  • Job search strategies
  • Professional development and communication training
  • Graduate/professional school preparation
  • Recruiting events (career and internship fairs)
  • ExperienceLink - an online career management program, which allows students to create a personal profile, upload résumés, research companies and apply to part-time, internship and full-time job positions

Let's chat!  Make an appointment with an advisor by stopping by the CSPD office in Segal Hall on the first floor, by calling 215-489-2448 or emailing 

What is the Experiential Learning Program (ExLP)?

Experiential Learning at DelVal is a program that complements student learning with real-world experiences, allowing you to make discoveries and connections that will serve you the rest of your life. Learn more here. 

Upcoming Events

OPEN RESUME REVIEW DAY (no appointment necessary)
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
CSPD, Segal Hall
Monday, March 17

CAREER DAY (full-time, internship, part-time and volunteer recruiting fair)
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m
Moumgis Auditorium
Wednesday, March 19

Agriculture and the media
Presented by Dave Williams, host of PA Farm Country Radio
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Life Science Building Auditorium
Wednesday, March 19

Branching Out Networking
4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Network with faculty, staff, employers from alumni from various industries
Moumgis Auditorium
Wednesday, March 19
(in coordination with Alumni Engagement and the National Residence Hall Honorary)

SCORE Seminar: Starting & Managing your own Small Business
9:00 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Life Sciences Building, Room 200/201
Saturday, Wednesday 22
Register at: (walk-ins also welcome)

Writing Your Way to Success
Learn about ways to incorporate writing into your own career path, no matter your major.
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Life Science Building, room 200
Thursday, March 27